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February Journal Club

Topic: The Impact of Health Literacy on Palliative Care Outcomes Presenters:  Noel C Blizzard, BSN, RN Date: Monday, February 17, 2020 Time: 12pm-1pm Location: 2 South Conference Room Article: Impact of Health Literacy on Palliative Care Outcomes


Nursing Excellence Award nominations and Foundation Nursing Scholarship applications for 2020 are now available. Do you know a wonderful nurse, technician, patient care secretary, or customer service representative? Nominate a colleague online or submit a paper nomination to Gena Kosmindes at or 481-1541. Nominations are due by February 10, 2020.  2020 Foundation Nursing Scholarship Application[…]

‘Tis the Season to be Sharps Safe!

Although December is the season to be jolly, ‘tis also the season to be sharps safe! Happy International Sharps Injury Prevention Awareness Month! The facts: Approximately 400,000 needle stick injuries happen each year, with half going unreported Of the 400,000, nurses account for approximately 40% of these injuries As nurses,[…]

AAMC Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the DAISY Foundation

Anne Arundel Medical Center partnered with the DAISY Foundation in 2010 to acknowledge nurses for outstanding patient care. Since our partnership, AAMC received over 700 nominations and has named 30 Honorees. On DAISY’s 20th Anniversary, we gathered to celebrate and honor the General Surgical Unit for their continuous strides in[…]