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03-21-05

Week of March 21, 2005 - Click Front Page to Download Issue!
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 11:53:12 AM

Denver's Nursing Star is published twice monthly throughout the Denver metro area with more than 56,000 readers in print and nearly 70,000 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 news@denvernursingstar.com. If you are recruiting nurses or wish to advertise your retail location or product - call Mary Walewski, advertising at 720-283-2209 or email advertising@denvernursingstar.com.



Making a dent in the nursing shortage
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:08:50 AM

Kathy Dodaro, director of human resources at the University of Colorado Hospital, has taken her job a step further and helped in Colorado’s nursing shortage. Photo by Jason P. Smith



Memorial Hospital Rises to Another Level in Patient Care
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:39:20 AM

Memorial Hospital’s critical care transport service is officially taking to the air in March 2005. Memorial is contracting with North Dakota-based Med-Trans Corporation—with over 20 years of medical flight experience—for the services of a Bell 407 ambulatory helicopter to be used in transporting high-risk patients to and from the hospital. This helicopter, named "Memorial Star Transport," will primarily serve the Colorado Springs Children’s Hospital at Memorial Hospital in transferring acute neo-natal and pediatric patients, along with high-risk maternal patients requiring timely care.



Crocs Crazy
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 11:17:07 AM

Danielle Jackson, a salesperson at The Scrub House in Loveland, poses with some of the many pairs of shoes she'll likely help sell in the days to come. Photo by Jason Smith



Nurse Talk
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 11:33:48 AM

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: news@denvernursingstar.com



Butter Manners
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:43:41 AM

Laughing with Elizabeth By Elizabeth Bussey Sowdal, RN



Today’s Nurse: CAREER OPTIONS IN NURSING This Weeks Topic: Air National Guard (Pt 1 of 2)
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:45:58 AM

The lumbering giant C-17 aircraft surrounds the aeromedical evacuation team usually consisting of a medical crew director, a flight nurse, a charge medical technician and two aeromedical evacuation technicians. This makeshift hospital provides seriously wounded soldier’s renewed hope for recovery. Faster emergency medical evacuation from the war zone has significantly increased the survival rate of our wounded and injured soldier’s.



Hiring of independent contractors should be approached with caution by the elderly homeowner
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:48:45 AM

Legislative News Commentary by Eileen Doherty, M.S.



Denver Health’s Poison Center issues Easter warnings
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:55:08 AM

Easter is a time of celebration, but it can pose potential poison problems, according to Mary Hilko, RN, education coordinator for Denver Health’s Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center (RMPDC).



Finding challenges, rewards as a legal nurse consultant
Posted: 3/21/2005 at 10:56:55 AM

Diana Ward-Collins has enjoyed her varied career, which has taken her to myriad places and put her in many different situations. Ward-Collins said she enjoys the many challenges that come with her current work as a legal nurse consultant. Photo by Jason P. Smith



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