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Diego Rivas, an undergraduate nursing student, talks to a woman at a health event at the St. Joseph Vietnamese village in Houston.

Houston nursing students contribute to community health

Vi Ho (nursing) and adult geriatric nurse practitioner and undergraduate nursing students distributed care packages and facial masks and conducting mental health assessments of the elderly at the St. Joseph Vietnamese village in Houston. The group also performed fall risk assessment to persons aged 60 and older, and educated the public on seasonal allergy and COVID-19 measures to prevent the disease spreading.