Like any patient facing major surgery, Gina experienced anxiety and apprehension about what was to come. However, as she wrote in a letter following her hospital stay, the physicians and nurses at Miami Valley Hospital calmed her fears and exceeded her expectations.
Late on a Saturday afternoon last spring, the phone rang at the home of Becky and Fred Hurst with the news that every parent dreads.
Their 16-year-old daughter, Jordan, was driving home from a prom dress fitting when her car slid on a rain soaked curve into the path of an oncoming SUV. There was nothing either driver could do. The SUV slammed into her car with such force that the passenger side door pinned Jordan behind the steering wheel.