August2018

Anne Arundel Medical Center Quality Improvement Showcase – March 11, 2019

AAMC’s Annual Quality Improvement Showcase The 2019 Quality Improvement Showcase is being held on March 11, 2019, during Patient Safety Awareness Week. Share your improvement projects and research studies with colleagues across the organization! Awards will be presented at the showcase in the following categories: Research, Clinical Quality Improvement, and Operational[…]

AAMC Welcomes You!

Welcome to Anne Arundel Medical Center: New Nursing Staff July/August 2018 Abigail Ball, Patient Care Technician – 4 Medical Ada Salazar, Staff Nurse – HP OR Adrienne Hall, Staff Nurse Nursing Graduate – Observation unit Andra Anastasi, Staff Nurse Nursing Graduate – ICU/IMU Andrea Brennan, Staff Nurse – ESP OR[…]

September Journal Club – Impact and experiences of delayed discharge: A mixed-studies systematic review

Impact and experiences of delayed discharge: A mixed-studies systematic review   Presented by: Christie Thibeault, MSN, RN Date: Monday, September 17th Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Access the article here   Save the date for October Journal Club: Monday, October 15th at noon! Presented by Justin Bowser, MS, RN.[…]

Anne Arundel Medical Center Values An Age-Friendly Health System

Caring for the aging population can be challenging for healthcare professionals to understand, especially in a world full of technology. Although nurses are constantly charting data, such as vital signs and assessment pieces, we are still failing to capture the bigger picture. So what can nurses do to help this[…]

Nursing Grand Rounds

Save the date! Another edition of Nursing Grand Rounds is making its way on: Friday, September 7, 2018, from 11:30am-1:00pm.  Lunch and registration begins at 11:15am.  Healthcare is demanding, complex, and self-sacrificing. Healthcare workers can become overburdened, stressed, and burnt out. Learn more about workplace burnout and explore strategies to[…]

Professional credentials: What do they mean and the right way to write them

  Professional credentials, especially in healthcare, is a way to display academic degrees and certifications attained. To ensure your credentials are displayed accurately, here is the preferred order for listing credentials: – Highest degree earned: The highest non-nursing degrees are listed first. When listing your highest nursing degree earned, there is[…]

Stop the bleed, save a life!

Do you know what to do in a bleeding emergency? Join us for this free public training to become equipped and empowered to help stop active, life-threatening bleeding before professional help arrives. Learn how to properly apply pressure, fasten a tourniquet, pack a wound and more. RSVP here for one of[…]

August Journal Club – Organizational systems’ approaches to improving cultural competence in healthcare: A systematic scoping review of the literature

Organizational systems’ approaches to improving cultural competence in healthcare: A systematic scoping review of the literature Presented by: Andrea Kassel, BSN, RN Date: Monday, August 20th Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Access the article here.   Stay tuned for more information on September’s Journal Club.