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Nurses at Skiff Medical Center are great

Published: Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 11:25 a.m. CDT

To the editor:

I’m John Mellinger and I’m 84 years old. I fainted while playing several days ago, and a friend insisted she call for a wheelchair to take me to nearby Skiff Medical Center. I was there for about three days.

I was aware Skiff was a great facility, but the nurses surprised me. Three times a night, they answered my call to take me to the bathroom. They always smiled, never a complaint, and it made me feel great.

John Mellinger

Newton

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