USC-VHH Locals Fly Afar to Help Operation Walk

Cecilia Cayton was helping a woman named Angela prepare for her journey home. Angela was fresh off hip replacement surgery and about to board a bus.
“I heard, ‘Oh, they live far, they’re not from the area,’” said Cayton, one of the nurses who treated Angela. “But then I asked this one lady, in Spanish, ‘How far?’ I thought she might say a couple of hours. But she said, ‘Nine hours.’ Nine hours! She just had a hip replacement!” And then she said, “‘It’s no problem. That’s how we do things; we’ll make it through.’”

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USC-VHH Locals Fly Afar to Help Operation Walk

Cecilia Cayton was helping a woman named Angela prepare for her journey home. Angela was fresh off hip replacement surgery and about to board a bus.
“I heard, ‘Oh, they live far, they’re not from the area,’” said Cayton, one of the nurses who treated Angela. “But then I asked this one lady, in Spanish, ‘How far?’ I thought she might say a couple of hours. But she said, ‘Nine hours.’ Nine hours! She just had a hip replacement!” And then she said, “‘It’s no problem. That’s how we do things; we’ll make it through.’”

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