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Nurse Tells Story of Uniting A Man with His Dying Wife (Video)

September 06, 2017

Karissa Gorman, an RN at Baystate Medical Center, was working late one night with a 98-year-old woman who was dying. When she learned that her patient's husband had no ride to the hospital, she took quick action to bring the couple together. “He got to hold his wife and lay in bed with her," says Gorman.“I realized that’s why I do this job.”

Watch Gorman share her moving story: