Category Archives: Patient Safety

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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All @ Medical Improv-Tweetchat Tonight-9:30p ET @HTreads

Join us tonight? Ideas for improv activities in a tweet chat venue? I’ll be a guest on Healthtech Reads to talk about Medical Improv with Janae Sharp and Lan Nguyan. Lan, Cofounder of ManageUP PRM is giving away a gift … Continue reading

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How to Balance Night Shift Nursing with a Family

By Aaron Alstrom Hospital jobs are generally some of the most lucrative and prevalent jobs available for nurses. Unfortunately, these positions tend to come with less appealing side-effects like grueling 12-hour shifts and night, weekend, and holiday requirements. This can be … Continue reading

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