Meeting at the Fence – Shelley's Story
The medical profession has an important role in promoting health equity and addressing patients’ social determinants of health. (Canadian Medical Association, 2013)
This story shares the important lessons a nurse learned from her clients as she transitioned to a rural community mental health setting. Shelley supported people from all socioeconomic backgrounds through the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. Through Shelley’s story, we learn how we really are all in this together when it comes to creating healthy communities.