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Week of January 12, 2009. Click the page to download the issue!
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:46:18 PM

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Sweet Surprise: Nursing student wins award
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:41:26 PM

Toccara Young, nursing student and Children’s Hospital clinical/medical assistant, was selected from a pool of entries to receive the extra special day of pampering. Young, with patient Keesun Jackson, has been at Children’s three years. Photo by Kellie Bonthron

No Place for Sissies
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:42:11 PM

Laughing with Elizabeth...Commentary by Elizabeth Bussey Sowdal, RN

Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:43:50 PM

Balance for Life... Commentary by Sherry L. Ray, CPCC

Carbon Offsets: How You Can Help Too
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:44:34 PM

Natural Lifestyles... by Dr. Linda Mundorff MPH, MSN, ND, RN, CNC, CTN

Sigma Theta Tau awarded grant
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:45:10 PM

Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing has been awarded a $350,000 grant from The Atlantic Philanthropies for the development of a business plan exploring national implementation of the Nursing Home Collaborative by the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International.

Failures to follow infection practices places patients at risk
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:45:25 PM

In the last decade, more than 60,000 patients in the United States were asked to get tested for hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) because health care personnel in settings outside hospitals failed to follow basic infection control practices, according to a new study by the CDC.

Craig Hospital adds new nurse advice hotline
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:43:20 PM

Need a nurse’s opinion? Call Craig’s SCI Nurse Advice Line

Centura awarded 44 CIGNA healthcare quality designations
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:43:03 PM

Centura Health, the largest health care provider in Colorado, received 44 top quality ratings from CIGNA HealthCare for 2008-09.

Smoke-free policy leads to dramatic drop
Posted: 1/13/2009 at 2:42:41 PM

Heart attack hospitalizations in the city of Pueblo, Colorado fell sharply after the implementation of a municipal law making workplaces and public places smoke-free, and this decrease was sustained over a three-year period, according to a report in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

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