Author Archives: Beth Boynton

“Kindness”, by Dr. Mike Grossman! Lots of helpful wisdom in this nurse leader’s book!

“Kindness” is a ten chapter book that is rich with stories, exercises, inspiring quotes, philosophy, some wonderful poems, and supportive research!  There is a great bibliography too! I believe that Dr. Grossman’s work can speak to us about kindness on … Continue reading

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Whistleblower Doc Needs Our Help!

I believe there are times in our lives where we simply can’t step away from the challenge placed in front of us. I did that in confronting dangerously deficient mental health care of post-combat Marines and Sailors seeking help with … Continue reading

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What Nurses are Saying re: Trump’s American Health Care Act

Most nurses and doctors I know want to provide care not play games with insurance companies! The American Nurse Association (ANA) is speaking out about the latest political healthcare policy, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) provided by the Trump … Continue reading

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