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Nursing Student Partners with Casa Colibri Physicians

Feb 11, 2015 by J. Moreland

It is said that experience is the best teacher. Nursing student, Mateo Nicolás, had plenty of opportunities to gain experience as he worked side by side with the three physicians at Casa Colibrí Clinic during the January 2015 medical/dental mission. Together with the physicians, Mateo helped diagnose and treat a wide variety of patients, fine tuning his skills and increasing his knowledge as the physicians demonstrated, coached and provided feedback.

Mateo first became involved with Casa Colibrí in 2009, when he attended a training...

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