Brigham nurses (and Boston College graduates) Eileen Searle and Yaeko Karantonis, along with Alexis Schmid of Boston Children’s Hospital, during disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico in 2017.

Snapshots of Service to our Local, National & International Communities

Nursing and Patient Care Services staff are deeply committed to serving local, national and international communities and contribute their time and talents to making a difference.

Madelyn Pearson, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

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

It’s heartwarming to see the special efforts that staff organize this time of year to benefit various nonprofit organizations and to support individuals and families, including patients and colleagues, who need assistance.

Jay Patruno headshot

Five Ways to Eat Healthy During the Holidays

The holidays are a time to celebrate, not to stress about what you can or can’t eat. Here are some strategies to enjoy your favorite holiday foods, while controlling portions and maintaining balance.

Jennifer Mosaheb

DAISY Recipients Honored for Compassionate Care

The following DAISY Award recipients were celebrated during the last few months for the compassionate care they provided to patients and loved ones. Learn more about each recipient through excerpts from their nominations.