Local patient named national patient ambassador for Shriners Hospitals for Children
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-Two National Patient Ambassadors are selected every year by Shriners Hospitals for Children.
The ambassadors represent the health care system’s patients and throughout the year, tell their stories, and how Shriners Hospitals for Children has made a difference in their lives.
The new national patient ambassadors were introduced during the premiere of Shriners’ documentary called ‘This is Who I am,’ which is a part of Shriners International’s Imperial Session, an annual convention.
This year, one of the national patient ambassadors is a Lexington patient.
Lily Silverstein was chosen as one of two patient ambassadors for 2018-2019.
has been selected as one of the two new national patient ambassadors for 2018-2019.