Home health nurse Mary Clarke cares for Kootenai County resident Millie Francis, who was back at home after undergoing surgery to treat duodenal cancer. Francis has recovered and is now living independently: “That’s the best thing that can happen in home health,” said Linda Karlgaard, Clarke’s clinical supervisor in the Panhandle Health District’s Home Health Division.
Aug. 20, 2013 in Health on Page C1
Her days as a race car driver serve Mary Clarke well as a home health nurse in North Idaho. She travels daily, taking dirt roads to remote locations throughout the …