November2014

We’re celebrating Perioperative Services Week – Nov. 9-15

When you, your family member, friend or neighbor has a surgical procedure, a perioperative nurse will provide specialized nursing care before, during, and after that surgery. The entire perioperative team uses a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to patient care, working closely with one another. Join us in celebrating Perioperative Services Week[…]

  1. Holly Greever: A special thanks to all of our amazing AAMC perioperative team. In the last year both me and my dad…

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a Med/Surg nurse?

Happy Med/Surg Nurse Week! Ever wondered what it’s like to be a Med/Surg nurse? Here’s a day in our lives: We start our day with bedside shift report for six patients. We greet them and complete their assessments. Usually, the majority of these patients need insulin to treat their high[…]

  1. Linda Wadsworth: Wonderful article. My niece is a med surg nurse and I am a NICU nurse. We both marvel at about…

  2. Mary Cohn: Great article and great description of the fast-paced routine...on a good day!!! Happy Med Surg Nurses Week to all!

  3. MarLou Klamp: I was a med-surg nurse in the early 90's here on floor A3. Back then it was not unusual to…

    • lynn dorsey: So true MarLou!! Hang in there Med-Surg nurese. We've been there and we remember how hard it is, but patients…

  4. Deb Keane: I think Med-Surg Rn's do an amazing job each day !

“Once upon a time”: Don’t miss AAMC’s EBP Fair this Friday

Once upon a time, there was a kingdom full of the most talented health professionals in all the land. Each year at a grand affair, they come together to showcase their talents and celebrate their triumphs in improving patient care. On Friday, November 7, 2014 from 8am-2pm, come see the evidence-based[…]

Celebrating Magnet: Pin it on me!

Through our recent Magnet® designation, we’ve shown that we consistently achieve outstanding results in quality, patient satisfaction, and practice environment – and we continue to celebrate. All nurses, please visit the Magnet table at the EBP Fair on November 7, 2014 to receive your Magnet pin! This is a perfect[…]

  1. Gena Kosmides: What a wonderful gift for the nurses who "make it great" every day here at Anne Arundel. Congratulations to all!