Read Kathleen Bieler’s scholarship story, then submit your own application here!

 AAMC Foundation will award twelve $5,000 scholarships this year! Applications are now being accepted. Deadline to submit is March 1, 2013 — only two weeks to go. Hear what Kathleen Bieler, RN, one of last year’s scholarship recipients, had to say about how this scholarship is advancing her career: I am currently[…]

  1. Viviane Chan: Good job, Kathy!

  2. Cheryl Briggs: Kathleen: Very nice write-up! We're going to make it!

PeriAnesthesia Nurses: Compassionate, Caring, Competent

February 4-10 is PeriAnesthesia Nurse Awareness Week. PeriAnesthesia nurses work closely with an anesthesiologist and follows specific guidelines to prepare patients for surgery by reviewing their health database, obtaining pertinent test results and by giving important instructions prior to the day of surgery. They prepare the patient the day of[…]

Love your heart! Celebrating Heart Health at AAMC.

February is Heart Month at AAMC! There are many events going on all over the hospital this month, which will you attend?  Heart Health Take the Stairs Challenge: all month long The Beat Goes On: Thursdays in Feb Sneaker Fridays: Fridays in Feb Lunchtime Karaoke: Sing your Heart out!: Thursday,[…]

  1. Brandy Brown: Happy Heart Month Everyone! Rock the Red! HVU looks amazing, Thank You Kimberley!

Nurses Week is coming up — nominate a colleague for an Excellence Award!

Nurses Week 2013 is right around the corner! Now let’s get started on those Excellence Award nominations… Do you know a wonderful nurse, technician, patient care secretary, or customer service representative? Nominate a colleague online or submit paper nominations to Jenn Wilson in Clinical Education (Sajak 255) by March 1, 2013. Paper forms[…]

Celebrating year 1 by helping others learn to COPE

A year ago, AAMC launched COPE, a Critical Incident Stress Management response team which is available 24/7 for our staff. During COPE’s first year, we had 27 calls and over 80 employees who benefited from this program. We have had the privilege to meet with so many courageous and compassionate[…]

  1. Kelly Anderson: What a fantastic job Christine and Rita have done guiding us this past year! We are truelly lucky to have…