January2014

Read Stacey Cole’s scholarship story, then link to the application. $5,000 could be yours!

The AAMC Foundation will award twelve $5,000 scholarships this year! Applications are now being accepted at www.aahs.org/aamcnursing. Deadline to submit is February 14, 2014. Here’s how Stacey Cole RNC-OB, Labor and Delivery, benefitted from her scholarship. Because we have a family of nine, finances are always a concern. This scholarship money[…]

After 43 radiation treatments, this patient is still smiling — thanks to “friendly and caring” team at AAMC

A sweet letter of celebration and thanks from a patient who, after more than 43 visits, is pretty familiar with the staff at AAMC. Recently, I completed a program to cure me from prostate cancer at the DeCesaris Cancer Institute. The program lasted two months with 43 radiation treatments. Throughout those[…]

Journal Club on Jan. 20 — VTE prophylaxis in acute stroke patients

Make plans to attend AAMC’s monthly Journal Club! Join us for a lively discussion – we’ll agree, we’ll disagree, we’ll laugh, we’ll learn. Journal Clubs are a fun and interesting way to improve knowledge of current research, apply research and best practice models to nursing practice and discuss clinical issues. This[…]

Patient thanks L&D and Kirsten Sleeth, RN, for “wonderful birth experience”

A patient (and past employee) writes in to thank her amazing nurse, Kirsten Sleeth, RN, and L&D for giving her a “wonderful birth experience.”  A mother will never forget the doctors, nurses, and other staff who go above and beyond during the birth of their child — how precious to know that you are[…]

  1. Crystal: Great job Kirstin!

Foundation scholarship helped Dorothy Gallion, RN, pay tuition costs. Have you applied yet?

The AAMC Foundation will award twelve $5,000 scholarships this year! Applications are now being accepted at www.aahs.org/aamcnursing. Deadline to submit is February 14, 2014. Here’s how Dorothy Gallion, BSN, RN, CNOR, a staff nurse in the OR, benefitted from her scholarship. This past year, I was very honored to receive[…]

  1. Charlotte McLean: Dearest Dorothy-Congratulations! You deserve this unselfish and loving gift, as you have been so giving and loving in the ways…