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Week of Nov. 8, 2004 - Click Front Page to Download Issue!
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 12:22:03 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 50,000 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

Children's nurse finds niche with pediatrics, orthopedics
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 12:24:22 PM

Elise Benefield, RN, orthopedic spine nurse coordinator at The Children’s Hospital in Denver, holds a science project done by one of her patients' siblings for school. Shown in 3-D, through the use of colorful pipe-cleaners, is the detailed layout of a spine. Photo by Jason P. Smith

Lightening the Burden
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 12:27:14 PM

Laughing with Elizabeth By Elizabeth Bussey Sowdal, RN

Nurse Talk
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:05:25 PM

Each week we visit with health care professionals throughout the Denver area. If you would like us to visit your facility, please email Priya Jenkins at:

Recipe of the Week
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:08:17 PM

NURSES: Please share your favorite recipe... Email your name and recipe to or mail to Denver’s Nursing Star, ATTN: Editor, PO Box 2078, Broomfield, CO, 80038-2078.

National Hospice Month 2004
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:09:25 PM

November is annually celebrated as National Hospice Month, a time to raise awareness of hospice and stress the importance of quality care at the end of life. This is a time to honor and recognize the work of hospice and palliative care professionals, volunteers, and supporters across the country.

Today’s Nurse: CAREER OPTIONS IN NURSING - This Weeks Topic: FLIGHT NURSING part 2: So You Want to be a Flight Nurse?
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:10:51 PM

A Medi Flight helicopter lifting off from the heliport atop Garrison Tower at the OU Medical Center. Photo by Elissa Crocker

Over 4.2 Million Influenza Vaccine Doses Shipped to Health Providers Serving High-Priority Groups
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:12:11 PM

Over 4.2 million influenza vaccine doses were shipped this week to health providers serving high-priority groups as part of the plan announced on October 12 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Aventis Pasteur.

Farmers Insurance giving nurses a break
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:16:49 PM

“It takes a certain type of person to be a nurse or a doctor,” Robert Tucker said. “I think they’re a little more responsible type of person.” Littleon Farmer’s Agent Robert Tucker. Photo Submitted

Colorado's First Lady, Frances Owens, helps kids cast their vote at Children's
Posted: 11/8/2004 at 2:18:24 PM

Colorado's First Lady, Frances Owens, goes over a Kids Voting ballot with Da Taria, 8, of Texas on Election Day at Children's Hospital. Owens visited the hospital to help educate kids who were too young to vote on the electoral process. Photo by Jason P. Smith

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