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Movement is Medicine

Under the Institute for Healthy Aging, mobility plays a huge role in creating an age-friendly environment for our patients. Did you know: The average person spends 83 percent of their time lying in bed while in the hospital. After four days in the hospital, it can take up to 14.2[…]

July Journal Club

Topic: Impact of preoperative patient education on the prevention of postoperative complications after major visceral surgery: The cluster randomized controlled PEDUCAT trial Presenter: Juliana Wildey, MSN, RN  and Kaitlynn LaBille, BSN, RN Date: Monday, July 15, 2019 Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Click here to access the article[…]

A Patient and Family Advisor’s Appreciation of AAMC’s Bioethics Forums

This year patient and family advisors have been invited to attend the monthly bioethics forums.  These one-hour sessions are fascinating and provide perspectives to which I have not been exposed.  I understand things from a patient perspective but have gained insight and clarity into the issues with which medical professionals[…]

Team AAMC: No Bones About Us

Did you know? There are over 100 types of arthritis – and one-third of adults report that it limits their ability to enjoy leisurely activities and work (source: Arthritis Foundation). On June 2, 2019, AAMC staff members participated in the Arthritis Foundation, Walk for a Cure event in Annapolis, MD[…]

Warm welcome to our new staff!

Please join me in welcoming our new AAMC Nursing Staff who joined us in May 2019! Andrea Brown, Staff Nurse – Labor and Delivery Cara Doupnik Staff Nurse – Labor and Delivery Stephanie Lance, Employee Health Nurse – Employee Health Christine Tyler, Patient Care Technician – Neuro-Care Unit Anita White,[…]

AAMC Mock Visit Schedule

We are at the home stretch! Below is a full schedule of our upcoming Mock Magnet visit that will take place on June 5, 6, & 7. For additional questions, please contact Karen McCamant, Director of Professional Nursing Practice and Magnet. Click here to download and print the Mock Site[…]