July2011

Nursing Foundation of Maryland offering educational scholarships

The Nursing Foundation of Maryland (NFM) is seeking applications for the 2011 Nursing Scholarships, which will be awarded to those demonstrating scholarship, commitment and potential for leadership in the practice of nursing. The Foundation will award scholarships up to $1,000 each. Applicants may be baccalaureate nursing students, Registered Nurses with an Associate[…]

Edwards Surgical staff use Unit Quality Project to fight hypothermia – and keep it HOT!

In the Edwards Surgical Pavilion (ESP), staff have traditionally used many, many cotton blankets to help maintain a patient’s normal body temperature, or “normothermia”, as they journey through preop, the OR and PACU. For their July Unit Quality Project, ESP staff are exploring the option of using Thermoflect blankets instead[…]

Technology and teamwork – hospitalized grandfather able to see grandson graduate

Mr. Peterson had recently arrived in Annapolis to watch his grandson graduate from the U. S. Naval Academy. Unfortunately, he had a misstep and fell—just two days before the graduation—breaking his hip and resulting in a surgery to repair it later that day.  While recovering in the General Surgery Unit,[…]

Meet Tori Bayless, our President & CEO

On July 1, Tori Bayless officially became CEO of Anne Arundel Health System. Although she’s no stranger to AAHS, having been part of the family since 2005, Tori shares some insight into her life outside work and how she became a healthcare leader. What was your childhood like? I grew[…]

  1. Marlies Empey: What a great way to get to know you. So glad to read your story. Hopefully will see you out…

  2. Stevie Saunders: I really enjoyed reading this interview and can see you've been preparing for this job all your life. Congratulations Tori.…

  3. Patty Schiro: Tori, Thanks for taking the reigns; I am sure you will have a thrilling, and successful ride. Congratulations.

  4. Wiezie Lynch: Congratulations to you Tori. Can't wait to see you do your jig..

    • Tori Bayless: Thx. We can recruit a few others and do a 6 or 8 hand reel!

  5. Misa Ewing: Congratulations Tori! We are so proud to have you as our President and CEO.

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