Around the Clock Cath Lab

Around the Clock Cath Lab

Heather Allen, Cath Lab – Beaumont Trenton   The pandemic that affected Michigan early this year brought nursing and hospital staff to the frontline. Wanting to help and ready to do their part in this fight, Cath Lab nurses truly stepped up, right from the...
Embracing Reusable Alternatives

Embracing Reusable Alternatives

Everett Haley, MHA, BSN, RN, Interim Director of Nursing – OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital   Prior to COVID-19, OhioHealth had partnered with vendors for a single-use video laryngoscope for intubations. Through the transition from reusable to...
Uplifting Families of Patients

Uplifting Families of Patients

Jennifer Hollis, RN, BSN at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital   For frontline healthcare workers, it’s difficult not being able to comfort families of patients during times of need. But associates at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital and others...
Forefront of Grit and Resilience

Forefront of Grit and Resilience

Marifel (Max) Axalan, BSN, RN, CNN, Nurse Clinician – NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center As I sat down and contemplated my unit’s experience during the pandemic, I was suddenly overwhelmed with emotions. My throat was tight, my eyes were...
Value of Virtual Care Connection

Value of Virtual Care Connection

Michele Gaguski, RN (pictured left), Christine Miller, RN, Susan Saporito, RN (pictured right) Like the rest of the country, the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health New Jersey was up to the challenge of providing care for our patients during the COVID-19...
My First Real Loss

My First Real Loss

Marilee Mann, BSN, RN, Medical Intensive Care Unit – Henry Ford Hospital Today was my first actual loss at Henry. I lost my first patient to COVID. I have taken care of two months’ worth of COVID-positive patients, but today was different. Today it was my turn...