Grace & Frankie! Who are the Nurses & Doctors who LOVE this show?


I do, I DO!!! Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda are hysterical together in Netflix’s new comedy, Grace & Frankie!  And as a relatively new member of the 60-something club, I find it to be incredibly inspiring!  They are so creative and active in practicing their art!  And they are heroines in talking about aging issues […]

Teams of Nurses Can Use “Confident Voices” (the Book!) to Create Healthy Workplace Cultures-Bulk Rates Too!

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Nurses are smart, educated, professionals and have the capacity to create healthy workplace cultures and provide safe, quality care.   Yet sometimes toxic cultures and communication challenges present obstacles that can seem insurmountable in day-to-day high stakes high stress practice settings.  Confident Voices: The Nurses’ Guide: to Improving Communication and Creating Positive Workplaces by Beth Boynton, RN, MS […]

Spice Up Your Healthcare Conference with a Medical Improv Workshop


Get people connected and engaged! Not only is Medical Improv a fabulously fun way to decrease stress and develop critical thinking and vital “people skills”, it is a wonderful process for ice-breaking, warming-up, rejuvenating, and closing activities. Workshops are customizable for YOUR theme and YOUR organization! Pre-conference Keynote Breakout Endnote Half-day Full-day Series With a little collaboration, we […]

Tweetchat, Storify, & Healthy Workplaces, OH MY!


A Tweetchat is another way to connect with colleagues, demonstrate expertise, and use technology to communicate in cyberspace. Have you ever been to, guested on, or hosted a Tweetchat?  I’ve done a couple and find them to be interesting and challenging.  If you are a guest on one, as I recently was with Next Wave […]

What is going on with hand hygiene compliance and healthcare-associated infections?

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Real Stories from the Streets of Healthcare! With Martine Ehrenclou, MA and Beth Boynton, RN, MS With patients and healthcare professionals all too often on opposite sides of the table, our goal is to bridge that gap. As a patient/patient advocate and registered nurse, Real Stories From the Streets of Healthcare is our way of […]