dangolka (CBS) – Native pop star Rachel Platten is singing the praises of well being care heroes on the entrance strains of the coronavirus pandemic. The lyrics in her hit “Struggle Track” are an ideal metaphor for nurses for making an attempt to remain afloat.
For the nurses in Faulkner’s Hospital COVID-19 unit, on daily basis has been a combat. Juliet Gleason is the nurse director of the unit, and thought her colleagues may use a carry.
“I used to be occupied with what we may do and I considered this tune,” Gleason informed WBZ.
Gleason requested Platten, who grew up in Newton, if she may ship some like to the nurses at Faulkner. From Los Angeles, Platten despatched the nurses a message and performed the tune on piano.
Nicely, this was an superior shock.
Music star @RachelPlatten– native of Newton- performs “Struggle Track” for the nurses on the Covid-19 unit of Faulkner Hospital.
📺WATCH: My full story with response from the stunned nurses. @FaulknerHosp #Coronavirus #dangolka
— David Wade (@davidwade) Might 1, 2020
“I wished to thanks on behalf of all of us for being so courageous and robust,” Platten mentioned.
The Faulkner edited in some footage, and Friday afternoon, gathered a few of the nurses to look at. “Struggle Track” delivered a robust shot of power.
“The tune itself previously has been very empowering to me in the course of the tough instances so I feel that is the proper tune,” Nurse Emma Tiedemann mentioned.
“It simply picks you up and lifts you as much as let you already know right here we’re in a battle however you already know what, we’re going to combat and get by means of it,” mentioned Nurse Jacqueline DeJean. “It’s very encouraging and empowering. We bought this, let’s do it.”
Platten mentioned she hoped the tune introduced just a bit bit of sunshine and energy to their day.