Category Archives: Diversity

When Mrs. Smith Wants to Set Her Hair on Fire! Exploring the gap between honoring a desire & keeping folks safe!

Sometimes residents or patients want something that seems so dangerous to their own wellbeing or possibly the safety of others, our first and only response is, “No, you can’t do THAT”! Ok, maybe that example is a bit over the … Continue reading

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College Scholarships & Financial Aid for LGBTQ Students

Creating and sustaining a progressive, compassionate, and diverse world is a priority here at Confident Voices in Healthcare.   Nursing, Medical, PT, OT, SLP and all allied healthcare professional and paraprofessional students, please make this last guide in the 3-part series … Continue reading

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From Visionary Idea to State of the Art Program! AON 5-Nurses Week 2018

Elizabeth Scala, MSN/MBA and I have known each other for a few years now and have enjoyed collaborating on a few projects. I recall when she was just starting out with her entrepreneurial dreams, a path I had been on … Continue reading

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