“I ended up calling 13 different families, and I put a total of 85 people in isolation or quarantine,” Rebolledo León recalled. People fighting the spread of COVID-19 face many unique challenges when doing contact tracing among low-income Latino immigrants in tight-knit communities. “They are the backbone of what makes this town go round,” Rebolledo León said. “I wanted them to have access to a nurse,” Rebolledo León said. So much so that many people Rebolledo León had never met recognized her as Nurse Ximena from the videos.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.