Grounded Podcast

Compassion in Action with Kelly Sites

Kelly Sites has seen the impact of health crises up close while serving with Samaritan’s Purse as a Disaster Assistance Response Nurse. She shares her experience as a front lines medical worker and ways she’s seen God’s healing. You’ll learn about how to deal with compassion fatigue and actions you can take to support those who are suffering.

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About the Guest

Kelly Sites

Kelly Sites

Kelly Sites has been a Registered Nurse for twenty-three years and has worked with Samaritan’s Purse since 2010 as a Disaster Assistance Response (DART) Nurse. Kelly has served all over the world on over nineteen deployments including four deployments for Ebola in Liberia and the Democratic Republic of Congo, two trips to Iraq in the Emergency Field Hospital outside of Mosul, Iraq, Haiti for Cholera, Bangladesh for Diphtheria in the Rohingya refugee camp, Ecuador after the earthquake, Vanuatu, Tanzania, Philippines, and many more.

In September of 2019 Kelly served in the Bahamas as the Emergency Field Hospital Director after Hurricane Dorian, where Samaritan’s Purse treated over 7500 patients. Most recently, she served in Cremona, Italy where she spent a month caring for COVID patients in the Respiratory Care Unit Samaritan’s Purse set up. Kelly also serves as a DART and Ebola trainer, and is certified in Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM). Kelly is happily married and lives with her husband and twenty-one year-old twins in Lansing, Michigan.

About the Hosts

Erin Davis

Erin Davis

Erin Davis is an author, blogger, and speaker who loves to see women of all ages run to the deep well of God’s Word. She is the author of many …

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Dannah Gresh

Dannah Gresh

Dannah Gresh is the best-selling author, speaker, and founder of True Girl (formerly Secret Keeper Girl), America's most popular Christian tween event. She has authored over 20 books that have …

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