Nurses and other medical personnel surprised a covid patient with a birthday cake on her birthday. The nurses all wore PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and walked up to the patient’s bed. This was all done while the happy birthday song played through the hospital field speakers. The incident took place on 14 July 2021 in Chiang Mai Province. The numbers have continued rising as days go on. Stress increases nationwide but the story has brought a smile to many as proof that good things are still happening too. A video was shared showing medical personnel at a field hospital surprising a covid patient.
The field hospital is at the International Convention and Exhibition Centre Commemorating His Majesty’s 7th Cycle Birthday Anniversary building in Chiang Mai. The Facebook user named “Pause Indy” who is one of the medical personnel made a post stating “Behind the bad luck there are still good things all around us. Happy Birthday, stay strong everyone. Save Chiang Mai”. The post helped share the story of a good incident that brought together the doctors, nurses, medical personnel, and Covid-19 patients. A covid patient at the field hospital had her birthday on 13 July but because she was infected and unwell the girl did not get to celebrate her birthday as she normally did every other year.
After the medical personnel found out 4 decided to wear PPE and walked in to the patient with a birthday cake. Other medical personnel joined through the TV monitor and turned on the happy birthday song through the speakers. They all gave her birthday wishes and this made the hospital visit a little nicer. The story went viral and netizens helped wish the patient a good birthday. Most were impressed with the story that helped brighten their day.
FB Caption: “Behind the bad luck there are still good things all around us”.