Bears and Dolls Visit UMMC
Written by WBTA STAFF on May 23, 2018
Kids from preschool through first grade were shuttled to UMMC’s Cary Hall on East Main in Batavia for a special event today, the Teddy Bear & Doll Clinic.
Health Living Coordinator for the Teddy Bear & Doll Clinic Rachel Cosimeno…
Cosimeno said that around 300 kids participate in the interactive event, being bused in from as far as Orleans and Wyoming Counties.
Dozens of health career academy students stood with white lab coats along with hospital staff, leading children and their stuffed animals through various procedures.
Mercy EMS was also on hand giving tours of an ambulance.
Mercy EMS Marketing Director Kate Glaser…
The annual tradition putting a friendly face on medicine is over 20 year old and wouldn’t be complete without a life-sized Doc McStuffins who is on call.