Home > All news > Kids facing surgery given a bearable boost at Waikato Hospital

Kids facing surgery given a bearable boost at Waikato Hospital

Stuff – 17 November 2016 

The operating theatre was made a little more bearable for children in the surgical ward at Waikato Hospital on Wednesday.

Kids and bear

Isabelle Plummer (8) is one of the children at Waikato Hospital who was given a teddy.

As part of a joint venture between the Surgical Research Trust and juvenile products company Phil and Teds, a teddy bear was gifted to every sick child facing surgery.

Read the full story of stuff. 

Print Friendly
You may also like
Flu season declared in the Waikato
A day with the dead: Working with corpses
Life-like mannequins the new face of surgical training
Queen’s Birthday Honours: Hidden gems of the list