Lafayette NICU Nurse From 1980s Home Video Identified

Rob Kirkpatrick
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UPDATE: We have a really happy ending to a touching story we shared yesterday. Shortly after our post asking for help identifying a NICU nurse from Women’s and Children’s Hospital in 1987, I got an email from her family. Positive Identification! Wanda Theriot was one of the life-saving nurses who cared for Tiffany Heck. She is ‘alive and doing well’ and living in New Iberia according to her daughter.

Thank you, Acadiana! This one feels good.


The Lafayette Memories Facebook page is often a place for reminiscing and talking about the “good old days” in the Hub City. But this weekend, a particular post caught my attention. A woman hoped to identify two nurses who worked at Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Lafayette in the 1980s.

This may be a long shot but does anyone recognize either of these two NICU nurses from Womens and Childrens? They took care of me December 16-31st, 1987. Because of home video I’ve always known their faces and their voices but never their names. I…

Rob Kirkpatrick

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