Bedside Nursing

March Power Hour 3/6/2019

You won’t want to miss this one! Every day healthcare providers face ethical challenges, especially when it comes to our diverse patient population. Join us to achieve a fresh perspective on social justice and how you can learn to remove the unconscious bias. Wednesday, March 6, 2019 1:30pm – 2:30pm[…]

Age-Friendly Lecture Series: Mentation

AAMC’s Institute for Healthy Aging is hosting an Age-Friendly Lecture to explore best practices and concepts around mentation for older adults. This interactive session presented by Jennifer L. Fitzpatrick, MSW will show you how to identify isolation, re-engage older adults and caregivers experiencing it, and prevent the senior isolation crisis from becoming worse.[…]

February Journal Club 2/18/2019

Topic: Nurse staffing and nurse outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis Presenter: Megan Porter, MS, MSN, RN Date: Monday, February 18th   Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Save the date for next month’s Journal Club on Monday, March 18th, presented by Edwards Surgical Pavilion OR

5 reasons why strengthening patient family partnerships is a priority

At AAMC, partnering with patients and families in a priority. But why? Some of the reasons are obvious – we want to give the best care possible and we need their insight and feedback in order to do that – and others are less so. Here are five reasons why[…]

  1. Carol Lacher: This article hits home for many of us and truly states the obvious of our care model. We are the…

2019 Quality Improvement Showcase

The 2019 Quality Improvement Showcase is being held on March 11, 2019, during Patient Safety Awareness Week. Click here to register Please remember that the  poster abstract deadline for the 2019 Quality Improvement Showcase is Friday, January 18, 2019. These abstracts will not be scored and will automatically be included[…]

November Journal Club 11/19/18

Split-Dose Preparations Are Superior to Day-Before Bowel Cleansing Regimens: A Meta-analysis Topic: Split-Dose Preparations Are Superior to Day-Before Bowel Cleansing Regimens: A Meta-analysis Presenter: Connie Kowalski, RN, BSN, CGRN Date: Monday, November 19th Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Access the article here Save the date for the next Journal Club[…]

AAMC nurses serve the community

Several of our AAMC nurses proudly volunteered at the Anne Arundel County annual Homeless Resource Day this past Saturday, 10/27. This is a one day-one stop opportunity for individuals & families experiencing homelessness to access a number of services including medical care. Our AAMC nurses triaged over 150 individuals and[…]