April 15, 2021
West Valley Medical Center put on a prom over the weekend for two teens who had their plans canceled two years in a row.
The teens were excited for their next prom after the pandemic had canceled their 2020 event, but then a new problem arose. One of them had an appendectomy (their appendix removed).
When the team on West Valley's Medical Surgical floor heard the details, they quickly gathered some decorations, cheesecake, and Shirley Temples.
"It was their senior year and the second year of a canceled prom and I didn't want them to have to miss the special event," said Mel, a West Valley Nurse.Read the full story here