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In this week's edition: "Padihershef unwrapped," "Planning for the next generation of MGH science," "Improving, enhancing patient safety at MGH," and more.

Stories in the 03/08/2013 Issue of Hotline

Improving, enhancing patient safety at MGH

Fifty-one nurses, Imaging technicians, lab assistants, speech language pathologists and physicians were honored this week as Patient Safety Stars by the MGH/MGPO Center for Quality and Safety.

In General awards and honors: March 8, 2013

In General awards and honors: March 8, 2013

IV program gains ‘wins’ in safety, savings

Partners hospitals stand to save $17 million over five years as part a Partners Patient Affordability effort which evaluated IV products and services.

MGH named ‘most admired’

MGH President Peter L. Slavin accepted an award honoring the hospital as the Readers’ Choice Most Admired Health Care Company during the Boston Business Journal’s 2013 Most Admired Companies, CEOs and Brands luncheon celebration on March 1.

Padihershef unwrapped

Some answers as to how the MGH's Egyptian mummy Padihershef lived and died are now being explored through a conservation project - which included a full body X-ray and CT scan.

Planning for the next generation of MGH science

The annual Celebration of Science, held in conjunction with the 2013 meeting of the hospital’s Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC), will spotlight the work of recipients of the hospital’s top research awards and other innovative investigators.

Time for Tea with the FAC

As a way to spread the word about the work of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Family Advisory Council hosted a special Tea Time event on the Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Units.

What's Happening: March 8, 2013

What's Happening: March 8, 2013

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