First Nations: Got TB? Take all your medicine!
Transcript - First Nations - Got TB? Take all your medicine!
Jimmy is at home lying on the couch, DOT worker greets Jimmy.
Someone calls out - 'Jimmy - Wendy's here!'
The DOT worker has a bottle of pills in her hand.
Jimmy gets up to greet her
Jimmy - 'So how come you gotta watch me take my pills?'
DOT worker and Jimmy are facing each other
Wendy - 'Well, we have ways of doing things here in the community, right?'
Jimmy - 'Yeah'
Wendy - 'I'm the DOT worker and this is the best way to treat TB.'
Jimmy - 'So that's all you're gonna do?'
DOT worker, with arms on her hips, is speaking to Jimmy.
Wendy - 'Yup. Watch you take your meds two times a week until you're done in 9 months.'
Full body shot of Jimmy laying on the couch, holding foot up
Jimmy - 'Jeez, it's like we're going steady. Rub my feet while you're here, will you?'
DOT worker is being serious with Jimmy.
Wendy - 'Ya right, like that's going to happen!!!! Take your pills.'
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