On October 1st, 2017, the country was devastated when an active shooter sprayed down bullets into a crowd of thousands killing 59 people and injuring over 500, making it the largest U.S. mass shooting in the modern history. News authorities are dubbing this even the Las Vegas Massacre. Local hospitals including were sent hundreds of patients in what one surgeon described as a “war zone.”
But in this moment of darkness, nurses across the country are rallying together to support their fellow nurses at the hospitals with the influx of patients and families affected by the event. Show Me Your Stethoscope is actively fundraising and has already provided food for hospitals staff and the families of patient’s affected by this tragedy. If you are interested in contributing to buy food for the healthcare professionals, patients, and families affected by this tragedy, click here.