COVID-19 proved a significant battle for Nancy Ray. Nancy and her husband tested positive for the virus, and he had already been to the ER. Soon, Nancy followed when her son couldn’t wake her. With a pulse ox of just 38, Nancy required a ventilator to breathe. She spent over 70 days in the hospital and three weeks on the vent.
Josh is a true warrior working through a rare neuro autoimmune disease that left him unable to feed himself or move at all. After a month at Summa, he can feed himself, and his mobility has improved tremendously!
John Speicher pulled from his internal motivation and the encouragement from his team of caregivers to recover from COVID-19. He is now home after being given only days to live.
Sadie Harold liked to stay busy. One day while completing a favor, she fell and fractured her hip. Her injury required surgery and continued care to build up her strength for a safe return home.
Robert Wall enjoys his retirement surrounded by his loved ones. He spends his time with his wife, children, grandsons, and friends. Living with Parkinson’s disease, Robert has had to make adjustments to his lifestyle. Although the changes have helped, his symptoms quickly became hard to manage.
While spending time with friends, Terry suddenly had no use of his left side. Realizing he was having a stroke, his friend, a paramedic, immediately rushed him to the hospital.