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Rumor has it that Florence Nightingale is attending this California Bay Area Communication Conference!

COMING June 2018! Bay Area Nurses Communication Conference & Expo 2018! Dr. Candy Campbell is a leading edge instructor in using improv techniques to build communication skills in nurses. If you are in the California Bay area or looking for … Continue reading

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Nurses, do you ever feel speechless? (Unfortunately the patient was a 26-week gestation preemie who….)

by Candy Campbell, DNP She set up the chest tube insertion tray per protocol, and assisted the physician to gown and glove for the procedure. In so doing, the doc asked the nurse to move the tray to the opposite … Continue reading

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Medical Improv Presentations-Who, What, & Where!

There is a growing interest in using theater improv strategies to build skills associated with emotional intelligence, communication, teamwork, and leadership.  In general this is referred to as ‘applied improv’ and has been around for many years.  The subspecialty that … Continue reading

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