Doctors weigh a patient.
190723-N-BV658-2064.JPG Photo By: Petty Officer 3rd Class Kryzenti

Costa Rica - 190723-N-BV658-2064 PUNTARENAS, Costa Rica (July 23, 2019) Lt. Genevieve Barrett, a Navy nurse, left, and Hospitalman Apprentice Jennifer Fekos, from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, assigned to the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), weigh a patient at a temporary medical treatment site. Comfort is working with health and government partners in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean to provide care on the ship and at land-based medical sites, helping to relieve pressure on national medical systems strained by an increase in Venezuelan migrants. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kryzentia Richards)


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