Stepping Up to the Test

Dr. Maria Joyce

CORONAVIRUS

The coronavirus pandemic has meant tragedy for many and hardship for almost all. Yet it also has given some the opportunity to make a real difference.

That group includes Orange County resident Maria Joyce, a doctor with the Durham VA Healthcare System. Here’s her story. Click here to view the video in FaceBook.

Behind The Scenes: Microbiology team delivers rapid COVID testing for Veterans

Behind the Scenes: Heroes always rise to the occasion and they are always there when we need them the most. At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Coronavirus test results came from an outside source and were slow in arriving at the DVAHCS. Dr. Maria Joyce fulfilled a need by driving to Virginia to retrieve our COVID-19 test kits, so that we could provide testing, treatment, and care to those who needed it. Thanks Dr. Joyce and special thanks to the entire DVAHCS Microbiology team! #DVAHCS

Posted by Durham VA Health Care System on Wednesday, May 6, 2020

 

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