He’S The Icu Grandpa, Cradling Infants Whilst Their Parents Can’T

“I decided to walk in there, just wondering if they had volunteer opportunities,” he told CNN.
“Some leave with developmental disabilities and lifelong special needs,” he told CNN.
‘”Comfort and warmthNow, twice a week, Deutchman spends the day in the pediatric and neonatal ICUs, holding babies and helping their parents.
“With experience at the helm of a classroom, Deutchman first went to work in the hospital’s school for long-term patients.
Cradling fragile babies has been shown to improve their health, said Elizabeth Mittiga, a NICU nurse at Children’s.

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