In this week's Hotline: "Transforming primary care," "Exceptional MGH nurses honored," "Partnership proves successful for MGH clinicians," and more.

Stories in the 12/07/2012 Issue of Hotline

Enhancing the patient and family experience

Local artist donates prints to the MGH Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) waiting room.

Exceptional MGH nurses honored

Kathya Gavazzi and Paula Nelson, RN, of the Labor and Delivery Unit, were honored by the March of Dimes Massachusetts Chapter as finalists for its annual Nurse of the Year Awards, during a ceremony at the VERVE Crowne Plaza Hotel in Natick.

Holiday happenings at the MGH

The MGH will host a number of fun and festive holiday celebrations for staff, visitors and families in the coming weeks.

MGHfC programs offer support for staff, patients and families

MGHfC hosts Tea and Empathy program and Pediatric, Neonatal and Obstetric Memorial Service.

Partnership proves successful for MGH clinicians

For years they have been on the same page – working to advance the clinical role of certified nurse-midwives in the state and improve access to care for reproductive-aged women. Earlier this year, they stood on the same stage as MGH midwife Angela Ferrari, CNM, MS, presented the inaugural American College of Nurse-Midwives Midwifery Partnership Award to Erin Tracy, MD, MPH, of the MGH Vincent Obstetrics & Gynecology Department.

Transforming primary care

Primary Care practices throughout Partners HealthCare continue to embrace the process of practice redesign to achieve the patient-centered medical home model of care.

What's Happening: Dec. 7, 2012

What's Happening: Dec. 7, 2012


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