In this week's issue including "Celebrating two 200s," "Care redesign teams begin implementing quality recommendations," and "Blood donors honored at annual breakfast," and more.

Stories in the 10/14/2011 Issue of Hotline

Blood donors honored at annual breakfast

For Irene Reske, applications systems analyst in the Information Systems department, the decision to be a blood donor is an easy one.

Care redesign teams begin implementing quality recommendations

As part of the Partnerswide Strategic Initiative, teams of experts from the MGH and other Partners affiliates are focusing on ways to improve the quality and efficiency of care.

Celebrating two 200s

Colorful juggling clubs soared through the air with the greatest of ease during the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus’s Oct. 12 visit to MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC).

In memoriam: Judy Newell, RN, MSN

Judy Newell, RN, MSN, nursing director of the MGH Vincent Gynecology Oncology Units and the Pediatric Units of MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC), died Oct. 7 at the age of 66

Just for moms

The MGH Human Resources Department and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) recently celebrated the opening of a new Mothers’ Corner lactation room on Bulfinch 1 next to the Employee Access Center.

Leading the endovascular revolution

For the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, these are exciting times.

West End residents thank the MGH

West End residents filled the Community Room of the Amy Lowell building Sept. 30 to honor the MGH’s bicentennial and the Senior HealthWISE Program for its dedication to providing high quality services for nearly a decade.


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