Charity: The Heroic and Heartbreaking Story of Charity Hospital in Hurricane Katrina

Jim Carrier Michael Sanborn Mooney Bryant-Penland Penny Weaver


Charity: The Heroic and Heartbreaking Story of Charity Hospital in Hurricane Katrina

Charity: The Heroic and Heartbreaking Story of Charity Hospital in Hurricane Katrina

  • Title: Charity: The Heroic and Heartbreaking Story of Charity Hospital in Hurricane Katrina
  • Author: Jim Carrier Michael Sanborn Mooney Bryant-Penland Penny Weaver
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 290
  • Format: Kindle Edition



First went the power Then came the water, and for five days, the country s oldest hospital was under siege The never before told story of the heroic doctors, nurses and patients who fought to survive Hurricane Katrina at Charity Hospital in New Orleans.The story traces a remarkable five day transformation of an infirm institution, caught in a sea of death and indiffeFirst went the power Then came the water, and for five days, the country s oldest hospital was under siege The never before told story of the heroic doctors, nurses and patients who fought to survive Hurricane Katrina at Charity Hospital in New Orleans.The story traces a remarkable five day transformation of an infirm institution, caught in a sea of death and indifference, into an island of care and tenderness.


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Award-winning journalist Jim Carrier captures the physical and emotional devastation of Hurricane Katrina in his detailed story of Charity Hospital. Charity, the nation’s oldest hospital, was the Statue of Liberty of hospitals; the tired, hungry, and poor knew they could get care there. Carrier takes readers through the history of the hospital, and then, starting with hurricane preparations, through each excruciating day that last week of August 2005, when our nation sat transfixed in front of [...]

I worked in a hospital for some time. I would like to think that I and the rest of the hospital staff would have been as brave and caring as the folks at Charity but I am glad that I never had an opportunity to find out.This is an excellent book. It reminds us that people who work in hospitals show amazing dedication. But it is not just hospital staff; patients helped keep other patients alive and safe as well. This spirit need not be limited to hospitals, of course. Caring and courage are wonde [...]


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