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Week of August 9, 2004 Click Front Page to Download This Issue!
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 5:18:15 PM

Denver's Nursing Star is published twice monthly throughout the Denver metro area with more than 56,000 readers in print and more than 8,300 online. If you have a news idea, press release, announcements or personnel changes that affect the industry - call Priya Jenkins, editor at 720-283-2209 or email If you are recruiting nurses or wish to advertise your retail location or product - call Mary Walewski, advertising at 720-283-2209 or email

Case manager enjoys career helping workers
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 4:48:14 PM

Reed Group nurse case manager Janet Hendrick has made a career of helping workers, including those at the hazardous DIA construction site. Photo by Mike Liguori

Love You, Ociffer!
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 4:52:21 PM

Laughing with Elizabeth By Elizabeth Bussey Sowdal, RN

Posted: 8/3/2004 at 4:54:15 PM

This week Jason Smith visited with nurses at Exempla St. Joseph Hospital.

New Funds To Eliminate Colorado Waiting List For AIDS Medications
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 4:59:10 PM

The appropriation of $2,991,477 in new state funds to the state's Ryan White AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) will end the waiting for approximately 315 low-income Coloradans, who are suffering from HIV/AIDS and who have been in line to begin receiving life saving anti-retroviral medications. The funds became available on July 1.

Posted: 8/3/2004 at 4:59:59 PM

Nurses Jackie Westhoven (left) and Elizabeth Pace started their successful business, Peer Assistance Services, 20 years ago. Photo by Mike Liguori

Parking lot full of speed, style at Craig Hospital
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 5:14:56 PM

(From left) Kenny Hosack, Wes Johnson and George Richardson helped make the 12th annual Craig Hospital Motor Sports Day a big success.

Breastfeeding promoted as crucial health element for babies
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 5:15:49 PM

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health is working to promote breastfeeding this summer as a crucial element of health for babies. The department’s new slogan is “Babies were born to be breastfed.”

Nurses gather to learn latest on cutting-edge genetics research
Posted: 8/3/2004 at 5:16:46 PM

Joyce Hooker, executive director of the Mountain States Genetics Network, stands outside the Renaissance Hotel in Denver, site of the organization's annual meeting July 22-24. Photo by Mike Liguori

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