Point of Pride: Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation / by Joe Furia

Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporations ED physician uses his experience of working in a reservation when lending a hand to Doctors Without Borders. Dr. Edward Chu took a six-month break from his role as an ER doctor to manage the Doctors Without Borders’ trauma unit in the capital Bangui — the only trauma unit in the city. Dr. Chu was able use skills that he learned working on the reservation, such as recognizing cultural nuances in the medical response, working with and training traditional healers and translators, and incorporating telemedicine. To learn more about his experience click here.