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Here’s a 3rd & Essential Step for the “Two Challenge Rule”!

TeamSTEPPS has a pocket guide  with all sorts of communication, team, and patient safety info you can access.  One effort  to standardize communication is called the “Two Challenge Rule” and is described in the pocket guide as follows: “It is … Continue reading

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Mike Ackerman, DNS, RN on Mission to Stop the Silence in Healthcare

Michael (Mike) Ackerman has held just about every role in nursing a nurse could hold including Candy Striper to Senior Director.  His entire career has been in the critical care arena from staff nurse, nurse manager, clinical nurse specialist, nurse … Continue reading

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