Edmonds UW senior helping older residents access health care
Last updated 4/22/2021 at 10:26am
Edmonds resident Nhu H. Nguyen is doing her part to help older residents stay healthy.
The University of Washington senior and 2017 Edmonds-Woodway High School graduate is the state co-lead of the nonprofit TeleHealth Access for Seniors (telehealthforseniors.org/), a national student-led group founded in March 2020 in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The group makes it easier and simpler to provide patients with devices to get in touch with their health-care providers.
Students collect and donate used video-enabled devices to community health clinics and Veterans Affairs hospitals f...