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05-31-04

Tri-County nurse finds strengths, makes difference
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:23:31 PM

Ricki Sorensen, community health nurse with the Tri-County Health Department, stands outside her office in Aurora. Sorensen spends most of her time away from the office working with clients in their homes. Photo by Jason P. Smith



Move Over Ansel Adams!
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:24:25 PM

Laughing with Elizabeth By Elizabeth Bussey Sowdal, RN



Nurse Talk
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:25:25 PM

This week Mike Liguori visited with nurses at the Denver VA Medical Center.



Carb-friendly diets not so friendly for pregnant women
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:28:12 PM

Low carb this, low carb that. Seems everywhere you turn today everybody is talking about carbohydrates and trying to find a way to cut them out of their diets.



Two hospitals, nursing board honored for patient safety innovation
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:28:53 PM

The Colorado Patient Safety Coalition honored three organizations for exceptional patient safety efforts in 2003.



Hospitals team up across state lines to combat nursing shortage
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:29:28 PM

To help combat the current nursing shortage and the predicted trends, hospitals in both Kansas and Colorado have joined forces in establishing nursing programs.



VA Medical Center recognizes its nurses, staff
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:30:19 PM

Rebecca Williams, RN, MPH and associate director of for patient/nursing services, left, presents Nancy Thorbs, RN, NP with her award. Photo by Jason P. Smith



Meeting community needs, Memorial plans new expansion project
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:31:15 PM

Working to meet the growing needs of the surrounding community, Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs recently signed a contract to purchase 82 acres of land at Briargate Crossing, with plans to break ground this summer on a new expansion. The completion is scheduled for late 2006.



Nurse spreads awareness of poison dangers
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:32:17 PM

Nurse Mary Hilko has resources to help nurses and teachers spread awarenss of poison danger. Photo by Mike Liguori



Kindred Hospital is tops for ventilator patients
Posted: 6/2/2004 at 4:35:57 PM

Nurse and administrative supervisor Connie Korf has worked at Kindred Hospital in Denver for the last 14 years. Photo by Mike Liguori



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Week of November 09, 2011. Click the front page to download the issue!

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