Irradiator helps keep patients home

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Ken and Betsy Greenbaum chat with guests at the blessing and dedication of the blood irradiator at Wilcox Medical Center Thursday.

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Jen Chahanovich, CEO of the G.N. Wilcox Memorial Hospital and Kauai Medical Clinic, and Andy Bestwick, Wilcox Foundation development officer, on the screen, are joined by Dr. Amy Corliss and Dr. Jeffrey Cronk in applauding the new blood irradiator dedicated via telemedicine technology Wednesday at Wilcox Medical Center.

LIHUE — Ken and Betsy Greenbaum spearheaded the Greenbaum Community Challenge for their 60th wedding anniversary to raise funds for a blood irradiator at Wilcox Memorial Hospital.