We Are IH: Patient ambassador Kaity brings smiles to Clearwater

June 8, 2023
Kaity is well known for boldly experimenting with her hair colours

Name: Kaity Elliot (she/her/hers)
Job Title: Patient ambassador (Forest View Place - long-term care)
Years of Service:  10
Worksite:  Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital
Community:  Clearwater
Ancestral Territory: Secwépemc / Shuswap - Interior Salish
Favourite Quote / Advice to live by: “What you put out into the universe you get back. Be intentional and aware what you put out there because it will come back :)”

Kaity Elliot has always been a happy and talkative social butterfly, who enjoys getting to know people, which is what makes her role as patient ambassador in Clearwater such a phenomenal fit.


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