"I always try to put myself in our families’ position. It’s a stressful time, so I always try to be calm. I’m the calm before the storm...."
"Whether it’s in Weymouth, Waltham or here in Boston, the kids always say ‘Where’s Billy? Where’s the funny guy?’..."
"Mom and I approach our jobs as who we really are. She’s a crier and a feeler and I'm a fighter..."
"It’s a big hospital. Families are stressed. We’re here to de-stress them. Most of the time, people just need a little kindness..."
"I clean rooms and hallways on almost every floor of the hospital. The toughest part of my job..."
"When they come into clinic, I try to make sure they are not thinking about what’s wrong with them..."
Caring for patients is a true team effort. Care Team is a series of stories that highlight the dedication of the people throughout Boston Children’s Hospital who do their part to comfort and support patient families each and every day.
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