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Five Steps to Enhancing Self-Care In the New Year

It’s no secret that those of us in the caring professions often neglect our own needs for self-care.

Madelyn Pearson, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

Letter from the Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President of Patient Care Services

Self-care is frequently top-of-mind when it comes to setting New Year’s resolutions. Many of us would like to spend more time focusing on wellness, whether it’s eating healthfully, making time for exercise, meditating or practicing another form of self-care.

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Celebrating Compassionate Care

Gabby Trodella, RN, of CWN-7, received the DAISY Award in December 2018 in recognition of her upbeat energy and deep understanding of the needs of her patients and their loved ones.


We Heard You: Culture, Diversity & Inclusion Assessment Results

The results of last summer’s Brigham Experience: Culture, Diversity & Inclusion Assessment are in, and they shine a light on strengths throughout the institution as well as areas for improvement.

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Joy In Practice

In celebration of the contributions of nurses and Patient Care Services staff, an upcoming issue of Heart & Science will focus on the ways in which staff find joy in their practice.

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“A Little Goes a Long Way”: Collecting Cancer Care Kits for Patients in Haiti, China

This holiday season, Nadia Raymond, MSN/MHA, RN, professional development manager, made it her mission to supply cancer patients in Haiti and China with essential items like ChapStick and hand sanitizer.