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Simmom

Friday, March 29, 2019

MICHAEL & MELISSA SIMULATION LAB ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR & CLINICAL NURSE MANAGER The World Health Organization recently reported that maternal mortality is on the rise in the United States. One of the things we can do to prevent mortality is to train our nurses and staff...

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Virtual Medicine

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Mariel & Brett. Transition of Care Pharmacist & Pharmacy Technician. MARIEL & BRETT TRANSITION OF CARE PHARMACIST & PHARMACY TECHNICIAN. How can we make sure patients take the right medications after they’ve left the hospital? With a grant from the Albert Einstein Society, we’re piloting...

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Ultrasound IV

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Turena. Quality Management Coordinator TURENA QUALITY MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR In our previous work on reducing central venous line infections, 43% of PICC lines (the most popular form of central line) were being inserted because a peripheral IV couldn’t be placed in the hand or arm. So...

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Safer Sleep

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Marie. Nurse Manager MARIE NURSE MANAGER Many patients are prescribed sleeping medications that can increase their risk of falls, confusion, and delirium. With our Albert Einstein Society grant, we created the Natural Sleep Initiative to make sleeping safer. Patients assessed as a fall risk or...

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Pride Program

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

OB/GYN DEPARTMENT CHAIRMAN There are very few large hospital systems that have dedicated programs to LGBTQ+ identified patients. At Einstein Healthcare Network, we recognize that as members of an oppressed community, LGBTQ+ patients are at greater risk of adverse health outcomes often because they do...

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