Need a smile today? Read this poem written by an MSU patient.

A poem written by an MSU patient to his healthcare team. Smiles guaranteed. In case you can’t make out the photo, you can read his words below: Good health in the first place is best But second, I’m firmly impressed is AAMC and the great faculty: a fact that I[…]

  1. Geri: Wow, a limerick! Greast work, MSU :)

Foundation scholarship helped Maria Moody, RN, pay tuition costs & purchase laptop for schoolwork. Have you applied yet?

Only a few more weeks to go!  Please make sure to submit your scholarship application soon. Eighteen $5,000 scholarships will be awarded this year!  Here’s what Maria Moody, one of our amazing FLEX nurses, had to say about receiving a scholarship last year: We only had one computer (desktop that is) in[…]

They’re new grads no more! Learn more about these special nurses and all they have achieved over the last year.

On January 16, 2015, we celebrated the graduation of our February 2014 cohort of Nurse Residents. This twelve month program supports the transition of new graduate nurses as they journey from classroom theory to real-life bedside nursing. Together, they’ve studied nursing skills, effective communication, critical thinking—even financial planning and stress[…]

After C-PORT, a patient’s wife thanks ED, Cath Lab and CCU staff for making a “big difference”

This letter from a patient’s wife is a true testimony of our amazing staff. She recognized that from her husband’s first few minutes in the ED until his discharge from CCU, he received excellent care from a team of professional, caring, highly-skilled techs, nurses and doctors. To all involved, we[…]

Did you know Foundation scholarships can pay for nursing school pre-reqs? Matt Baden, PCT, shares his story here.

Did you know that you can scholarship money can help you pay for nursing school prerequisites? PCTs, if you have an acceptance letter from an accredited school of nursing, you should apply. Matt Baden, a PCT on the ACE Unit, was awarded the Balfe Clifford Nursing Scholarship last year. He[…]

Nominate a coworker for an Excellence Award today! Deadline is Feb. 13.

Less than a month to go! Do you know a wonderful nurse, technician, patient care secretary, or customer service representative? Nominate a colleague online or submit paper nominations to to your director by Friday, February 13, 2015. Contact Gena Kosmides at gkosmides@aahs.org with questions. Nursing Excellence: Exemplary Professional Practice Online form Downloadable[…]

Jan. 19 Journal Club: Preventing Central Line Blood Stream Infections

What’s one quick and easy way to improve your knowledge of current research and determine practical ways to apply it to your nursing practice? Attend AAMC’s Journal Club! Next up: Preventing Central Line Blood Stream Infections   Monday, January 19, 2015 12-1 pm 2nd floor conference room, South Tower Presented by Clint Welsh , RN –[…]

One month to go! Apply for your nursing scholarship and check out Kondi’s story here

The AAMC Foundation will award eighteen $5,000 scholarships this year! Applications are now being accepted, more info here. Deadline to submit is February 13, 2013. Here’s what Kondi Walters-Smith, a nurse on the ACE Unit, had to say about receiving a scholarship last year: “I was sincerely honored to be[…]

  1. Norma Davis: Good job Kondi, and you did while expanding your family! You are a great example that a working mother can…

  2. Sarah Lissau: Yeah Kondi!!