Tripler Fisher House gets a visit from spouse of Republic of Korea General
April 6, 2014
Hyun Sook Lee, spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General for 2nd Operation Command, Republic of Korea Army, paid a visit to the Fisher House at Tripler Army Medical Center on April 4, 2014.
During the visit, Lee spoke of the sense of comfort, warmth and love she felt the home brought to it's temporary residents and praised Fisher House Manager, Anita Clingerman on a well run program.
According to the Fisher House website, a Fisher House is "a home away from home" for families of patients receiving medical care at major military and VA medical centers.
The homes are normally located within walking distance of the treatment facility or have transportation available.
There are 62 Fisher Houses located on 23 military installations and 23 VA medical centers. Many more houses are under construction or in design.