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Nurse, now Ebola free, receives a hug from Barack Obama

Oct 25, 2014    

Bethesda A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free and into open arms.Nina Pham got a hug from President Barack Obama in the Oval Office at the White House on Friday. And outside the hospital where she had been since last week, she got hugs from the nation's infectious disease chief, who oversaw her care.White House spokesman Josh Earnest called the meeting with Obama "an opportunity for the president to thank her for her service." But the close contact between the president and the former pa...

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