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11-03-10

Week of November 3, 2010. Click the front page to download the issue!
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:21:28 PM

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Michael Brunko, MD, Awarded Air Medical Physicians’ Association
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:19:43 PM

Michael Brunko, MD, the first CMO of Flight For Life Colorado, received the Air Medical Physicians’ Association Distinguished Physician Award for 2010. The award was presented to him by the President of the Air Medical Physicians’ Association (AMPA), Jack Davidoff, MD, at the AMPA conference in Ft. Lauderdale in October of this year.



11-03-10 Maureen Tarrant Elected Chairman of the Colorado Hospital Association Board of Trustees
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:24:34 PM

The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) announced the appointment of Maureen Tarrant, President and CEO, Sky Ridge Medical Center, as Chairman of the CHA Board of Trustees for the 2010-2011 term.



NURSE TALK - What is personally rewarding about your career?
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:34:11 PM

“Having a job where you can just come in and love on people and make their day better is what enriches my life working here.” Paula Darnell, hospitality “I am passionate about patient care and making sure patient care is quality. I enjoy being able to spend the time with each patient to make them feel love and respected.” Cindy Niles, hospitality “Having the ability to be able to really help someone every day. Whether it would be a family member or a patient, I just don’t think a lot of people get that opportunity in their career.” Christy Howe, RN, director of nurses “I like people. I like taking care of people, management. I like being able to do multi-tasking.” Toya McDonald, LPN, assistant director of nursing



ASK VICKI - I have always been very athletic and into body building with daily workouts.
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:30:55 PM

Q. I have always been very athletic and into body building with daily workouts. I never believe I am big enough or strong enough even though everyone tells me I am. Now my concern is my 13 year old son who mimics my behavior and constantly feels he needs to work out. I am worried about him.



11-03-10 John Gardner Elected Chairman-Elect of the Colorado Hospital Association Board of Trustees
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:26:03 PM

The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) announced the appointment of John Gardner, CEO, Yuma District Hospital, Yuma, CO as Chairman-Elect of the CHA Board of Trustees for the 2010-2011 term.



11-03-10 George Hayes Elected Secretary/Treasurer of the Colorado Hospital Association Board of Trustees
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:25:34 PM

The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) announced the appointment of George Hayes, President and CEO, Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, as Secretary/Treasurer of the CHA Board of Trustees for the 2010-2011 term.



Banner Health leases space in west Greeley for corporate center
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:26:44 PM

Banner Health has leased a 48,000 square-foot building at 7251 W. Fourth St. (Greeley) that will serve as Banner Corporate Center--Colorado. The building was previously occupied by Crop Production Services and is located in a business park near the Boomerang Golf Course.



Hospice Care Helps Patients and Families Focus on Living - Pathways Hospice Celebrates Seasons of Caring during National Hospice Month
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:27:26 PM

Hospice care helps patients and families focus on living. This is the message that Pathways Hospice is sharing with the community during National Hospice/Palliative Care Month. However, this important message lasts beyond the month of November and is important all year round.



Community can peek inside operating rooms at NCMC open house
Posted: 11/3/2010 at 6:28:16 PM

When veteran operating room nurse Bev Peratino, RN, the director of Surgical Services, toured the surgical department at North Colorado Medical Center for the first time, the facility really wowed her.



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