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09-15-03

From Boomers to Gen-Xers: Nurse specialist recruits, retains, maintains
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:29:05 PM

Gail Smart, recruitment and retention specialist at Children’s Hospital in Denver, speaks to the level of excellence at the hospital and promotes the Service Excellence Every Day program that helps recognize those in the hospital who are doing a great job.



Children’s seventh annual Immunization, Safe Kids fair
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:38:33 PM

Cynthia Parker, who hates needles, winces as her son Chase Deleplanque, 4, gets his immunization shots at the 7th annual Immunization and SAFE KIDS Fair at Children's Hospital in Denver. Colorado recently was ranked last in the country for kids getting their shots on time.



New Boulder hospital springs to life
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:39:26 PM

Nurses, volunteers and staff at the new Boulder Community Foothills Hospital were beaming with pride as opening day – Sept. 16 – quickly approached.



Teachers get together for training classes at Children's
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:40:29 PM

Melissa Wilson, a teacher at Castle Academy in Castlerock, gets wrapped up in first aid at Children's Hospital as Linda Pottenger, also a teacher at Castle Academy, practices her first aid skills.



West Nile creates higher patient volume at Front Range EDs
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:41:22 PM

The summer months can be a busy time for many emergency departments in Colorado, simply because more people are outside doing things that may cause injuries. This year, however, the waiting rooms of many front range EDs are filled with more people than usual due to the onset of the West Nile Virus in this region of the country.



Backpack flap rages on
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:42:25 PM

Kids are going to be loaded down with books and homework soon. The best way to tote the load back and forth from home and school is still a source of great debate.



New lung cancer treatment announced at UCCC
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:45:41 PM

The University of Colorado Cancer Center recently introduced a clinical trial using ZD1839, a new biologic agent commercially known as Iressa, in combination with three-dimensional, conformal radiation and chemotherapy to treat stage III lung cancer.



Children's to host job fair
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:46:15 PM

The Children’s Hospital of Denver will host a health care job fair Sept. 29 on the 6th floor of the hospital, starting at 10:30 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m.



Light the Night fundraiser coming to Front Range communities
Posted: 9/15/2003 at 12:45:05 PM

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk will take place in five Colorado cities this year.



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