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In this week's edition: "Ready to run," "A week of remembrance," "'From Home-to-Hospital-to-Home,’" and more.

Stories in the 04/18/2014 Issue of Hotline

‘From Home-to-Hospital-to-Home’

Individuals from organizations across the country are pooling their creative minds to bring robots to the living room and real-time analytics to the bedside, all for the sake of improving patient safety – and for the SmartAmerica Challenge.

A week of remembrance

With reflection and resolve, the MGH marked the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings with a series of events and moments to honor the victims and the survivors, and to recognize the hospital community that came together to heal both bodies and minds.

Donate Life Month designation

April is now Donate Life month in Massachusetts.

Hippity Hoppity Hunt

MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) patients and their siblings were treated to an egg-stravaganza in the Howard Ulfelder, MD, Healing Garden at the Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care on April 17.

Ready to run

It was a week filled with mixed emotions, but on April 16 the atmosphere under the Bulfinch tents was one of excitement and anticipation as MGH marathon runners and staff celebrated the upcoming race.

The road to health equity

Named in honor of Ernest M. Haddad, who served for 21 years as general counsel for the MGH and Partners HealthCare, the annual Ernest M. Haddad Lecture in Law and Ethics lecture features speakers who are experts on topics related to ethics and conduct in the health care environment.

What's Happening: April 18, 2014

What's Happening: April 18, 2014

Why we run

MGH marathon runners — in their own words

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