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“Patients Come Second” A 2013 Book that Promotes 1st Class Care!

This title is controversial and edgy, and it borders on being offensive.  And guess what?  That is exactly what we as an industry need in order to bring about change.  A big collective slap in the face!  –Paul Spiegelman and … Continue reading

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A question for healthcare leaders & educators @ promoting ‘soft’ skills in staff?

Here’s the question: Would you utilize a  free online video library  of experiential learning activities that promote emotional intelligence, communication, team-building, and leadership skills in your staff? Please post your comments/questions here or via email:  beth@bethboynton.com and share the question w/ your colleagues. Here’s why I’m asking: … Continue reading

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Collaborative Leadership Can Rubberize the Hierarchy!

We need the hierarchy in healthcare yet in many places it is a very destructive force.  If we are going to have safe care, healthy workplaces and rewarding careers we need to ask ourselves and each other;  What makes the hierarchy … Continue reading

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