Category Archives: Assertiveness

Bay Area Nurses Communication Conference & Expo 2018

Details on flyer! Channeling Florence Nightingale Integrity, Insight, Innovation With forward-thinking professional guest speakers! Character portrayal of Florence Nightingale Mid-conference mixer June 28, 5 – 8PM Photo Op with Florence Nightingale while you network 10 Contact Hours of practical and motivating content … Continue reading

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Compelling NPR Podcast on Hospital Transparency & Med Errors!

This 13 minute interview with Leilani Schweitzer is heartfelt, articulate, and of critical importance. Please schedule time to listen and share her message. Here’s the link. About Leilani Schweitzer’s TED Talk Leilani Schweitzer lost her son due to a medical … Continue reading

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Medical Improv Activity for Enhancing Root Cause Analyses

As this experiential teaching method grows in popularity, I’m getting more feedback and experience teaching with it.  This video, originally part of a grass roots effort to address interruptions about shows the activity (“Overload”*) and is proving to be even … Continue reading

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