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Celebrating Risk-taking in Medical Improv Promotes Assertiveness

I had a great conversation recently with Keith Carlson, Kevin Ross, and Elizabeth Scala as their guest on RNFM Radio.  (Recorded here.)   It was very exciting to share some news about my new textbook, Successful Nurse Communication coming out on 9/4/2015 … Continue reading

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Augustine of Hippo Quote Can Help Patient Safety- “I Err Therefore I Am”

I recently heard this quote in Author Kathryn Schultz’ TED Talk, On Being Wrong!  I love how it brings home the fact that I am humanly imperfect!  We are!   Absorbing it might help us with a paradox that we face in our … Continue reading

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