Bedside Nursing

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[…]

RN to PCT Shift Communication

Improving patient outcomes through safe and high-quality patient care require effective communication between all healthcare providers. Starting May 20, 2019, RN to PCT shift communication will be required within the first hour of the start of a shift. The team will share concise information on each patient that will ensure safe[…]

May Journal Club

Topic: Barbiturates for the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome:  A systematic review of clinical trials Presenter: Lindsay Jones, BSN, RN, CCRN Date: Monday, May 20, 2019 Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Click here to access the article Save the date for next month’s Journal Club on Monday, June[…]

April Journal Club

Topic: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Presenter: DawnMarie Lombardo BSN, RNC-MNN & Michelle Ritter RN, BSN, IBCLC Date: Monday, April 15th, 2019 Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Save the date for next month’s Journal Club on Monday, May 20th, presented by ICU. 

Dementia Workshop

Experience dementia firsthand through an interactive workshop and receive the tools to better understand the behaviors and needs of those living with dementia. Date: Monday, May 13, 2019 Time: 9am – 11am OR 1pm – 3pm Where: Doordan Institute, 7th Floor Belcher Pavilion RSVP: Danette Readling @ dreadling@aahs.org This presentation[…]

March Journal Club

Topic: A scoping review of interprofessional collaborative practice and education using the lens of the Triple Aim Presenter: TBA Date: Monday, March  18th Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Save the date for next month’s Journal Club on Monday, April 15th , presented by Women’s and Children’s

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.[…]