Harborview Medical Center colleagues of Jen Schmitt send a heartfelt message.
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Jen Schmitt's colleagues at Harborview Medical Center are rallying to her aid. Schmitt, an ICU nurse, is battling an extremely rare, potentially fatal bleeding disorder.
Schmitt's co-workers donated sick and vacation leave to her, and started an extensive drive to see if any was a match for her platelet type. Schmitt has lived her entier life with Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia, which causes internal bleeding.