“I was sleeping in and my husband Jon was in his office drinking coffee,” reflects Tanya, the mother of 3-year-old Alec. “Alec was sitting on Jon’s lap. Jon said, ‘Daddy needs more coffee.’” That’s all it took for the helpful young child to take off running toward the kitchen where he promptly pulled down a heavy, glass carafe filled with hot coffee.
It wasn’t the most pleasant news when Jon Garlovsky, D.O., an ED physician at NCH since 2014, learned he was being deployed to Kuwait for a second tour. It was a most inconvenient time. He and his wife Trisha (a former ED nurse at NCH) were in the process of moving.