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A group of nurses doing a little song and dance routine has caught the nation’s eye. Five pediatric nurses at HSHS St. Johns in Springfield started doing the Hokey Pokey for 4 year old Madison Austin when they found out so how much she loved the song. The video was posted to Facebook and since has been seen more than a 150,000 times and has been featured on national newscasts including the Today show. Madison celebrates her birthday today and is expecting to get out of the hospital. Her parents say they are grateful for the lengths the nurses have gone too to make their little girl happy while she stays in the hospital. 

 
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