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12-01-03

Sky Ridge nurse enjoys new challenge
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:19:14 PM

Mary Todd is the clinical nurse coordinator of the mother and baby unit at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree. A nurse for 25 years, Todd said she really enjoys her new job.



Creativity, music fostered by Englewood rehab hospital
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:22:16 PM

(Left to right) Brian Mahanke, Dave Mellick, Victor Towle, Dan George and Brian Burne are among a large group of musicians on the staff at Craig Rehabilitation Hospital.



Spalding program keeps stroke survivors on road to recovery
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:23:14 PM

Spalding CNO and COO Marianne Dexter wants to spread the word about the hospital's program to help stroke survivors after their inpatient rehabilitation is over.



Company offers solution to language barriers
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:24:46 PM

Mariano Descalzi, director of Bridge-Linguatec, said nurses can develop more trusting relationships if they can communicate in a patient's native language.



Exempla Good Samaritan helping speed construction
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:25:56 PM

The safety record on the site of the new Exempla Good Samaritan Hospital in Lafayette, Colo., has been a case study on worker safety.



Longmont United nurse executive presented Planetree Spirit of Caring award
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:26:41 PM

Wearing the pin she received for the Planetree Spirit of Caring award, Sharon Rominger, nurse executive and director of quality at Longmont United Hospital, sits next to the fireplace in the hospital's welcoming lobby.



Officials guarding against flu, meningitis outbreaks at CU
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:27:50 PM

As of mid-November, the University of Colorado at Boulder’s Wardenburg Health Center was averaging 20 new cases of flu among students daily since the first cases appeared on campus Nov. 5.



Colorado leaders explore technological innovations at summit
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 1:32:23 PM

Kristi Bannister of Medical Education Technologies, Inc., far right, explains to participants in the high technology summit some of the many things the METI simulator can do. The recent summit, held at the UCHSC, explored the idea of high technology simulation use within nursing education and practice.



Longmont United receives Education Volunteer of the Year Award
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 2:03:30 PM

Longmont United Hospital recently was selected as a recipient of the Colorado Association of Partners in Education Volunteer of the Year Award in Congressional District 2 for developing and implementing the Support-Our-Students program.



Denver Health opens new operating rooms
Posted: 12/2/2003 at 2:04:51 PM

Denver Health officially opened its new operating room addition recently with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The new addition is located in the main hospital, and brings Denver Health’s operating room capacity to 12, each with state-of-the-art equipment and technology.



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Week of November 09, 2011. Click the front page to download the issue!

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