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Week of December 8, 2009. Click the page to download the issue
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 12:03:16 PM

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Skiba honored with STTI nursing informatics leadership award
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 10:13:18 AM

Pictured from left to right are Patricia E. Thompson, RN, EdD, FAAN, CEO of Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing; Diane Skiba, PhD, FAAN, FACMI, award recipient; Virginia K. Saba, EdD, RN, FAAN, FACMI; and Carol J. Huston, RN, MSN, DPA, FAAN, Sigma President.

Baffle ‘Em With Grannyspeak!
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 10:14:07 AM

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

AirLife Denver providing faster care
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 10:15:04 AM

Two Lear 31 jets, which travel 500 mph, recently joined the AirLife Denver fleet to allow quicker critical care air transport.

Centura Health establishes comprehensive trauma system
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 11:59:15 AM

Centura Health, Colorado’s largest hospital and health care network, has become the first integrated health care network nationally to establish a comprehensive trauma system across its regional facilities.

Researcher receives funds from The Michael J. Fox Foundation
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 11:57:17 AM

Manisha Patel, PhD, an associate professor at UC Denver’s School of Pharmacy, and recipient of $300,000 of the $1.5 million awarded.

McKee Medical Center names Schock as new CEO
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 11:58:37 AM

Former associate administrator Marilyn Schock will now serve as the hospital’s chief executive officer at McKee Medical Center.

American Academy of Nursing inducts Sousa
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 11:58:09 AM

Karen H. Sousa, RN, PhD, FAAN, professor and associate dean for Research & Extramural Affairs at the University of Colorado Denver’s College of Nursing.

Strategies identified to protect new brain cells
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 12:00:14 PM

Stimulating the growth of new neurons to replace those lost in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is an intriguing therapeutic possibility.

Retired nurse proposes solutions to ongoing nursing problems
Posted: 12/9/2009 at 11:56:34 AM

In American Nursing and the Failed Dream: A Critical Assessment of Nursing Education in America, author June M. Harrington seeks to prove that the chronic problems existing in American nursing today are the result of the manner in which student nurses are educated and not the manner in which nurses are treated in the work place.

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