OpWalk Carolinas donates care in Cuba

Three Charlotte, NC-based healthcare organizations on May 10 sent medical staff and resources to Cuba to perform critical hip and knee replacements. The Operation Walk Carolinas team, which included surgeons, internists, physical therapists, nurses, and scrub techs from OrthoCarolina, Carolinas HealthCare System, and Novant Health Operation, did more than 51 hip and knee replacements (some bilateral) on 46 patients in three full days in the operating room.

Three Charlotte, NC-based healthcare organizations on May 10 sent medical staff and resources to Cuba to perform critical hip and knee replacements. The Operation Walk Carolinas team, which included surgeons, internists, physical therapists, nurses, and scrub techs from OrthoCarolina, Carolinas HealthCare System, and Novant Health Operation, did more than 51 hip and knee replacements (some bilateral) on 46 patients in three full days in the operating room.

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OpWalk Carolinas donates care in Cuba