A Third Question for Creating the Ideal Healthcare Organization: Patient Information


In our series on creating the ideal healthcare organization, we proposed ten questions that all healthcare workers can use to promote the idea of improvement. By the use of questions anyone – leader, professional, patient, visitor, or whatever – can help raise awareness and improve organizational performance. Our third question is. “Are we giving patients […]

Nurses, are you giving yourself enough credit?


by Beth Hawkes, MSN, RN-BC, HACP Are you giving yourself enough credit? For all you do, for all you’ve accomplished, for all you are? Chances are… you aren’t. What’s funny is, you probably are giving enough well-deserved credit to others! As an example of  giving others credit, consider my friend Tiffany’s story. Tiffany works two jobs- one as a full-time staff […]