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  • Tone At The Top: Leading Change In Health CarePDF Link

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    Local pianist, composer and recording artist Kevin Asbjornson recently described the difference between the "tune" and "tone" of a piano. The correlation to leading change is...…
  • Stemming the Retirement Tide at East Alabama Medical CenterExternal Link

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    It seems like you can't flip through a business magazine these days without reading headlines about the importance of high-quality senior leaders-and how difficult it is to find them. Last month, FORTUNE's cover story delved into "How to be a ...…
  • Healthier solutionsExternal Link

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    The future of healthcare is one of the most pressing global issues of our time. Just look at the impact HIV/Aids has had in Africa, where the average life expectancy has plummeted. Or think of the rapid increase of mortality...…
  • IT Adoption: The rules of the game must changeExternal Link

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    Rules dictate the way in which a game is played. In a work-related environment, the "rules" we use to operate and make decisions have evolved from an enduring system of incentives and rewards that reinforce how things get...…
  • Hospital likes mobile solution's integrated clinical informationPDF Link

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    The "MercuryMD" package, a mobile software solution offered by Thomson Healthcare, gets positive reviews from physicians at one hospital that started using it in December 2006. They say it gives them easier access to patient data while also increasing the...…
  • Serious GamingExternal Link

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    Early one morning, a 911 caller reported an incident at a local shopping mall. The county HAZMAT team responded to what was discovered to be a chlorine gas attack on the mall. This first responder team managed to evacuate the...…
  • Simulation Lab Tansforms Nurse TrainingExternal Link

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    Nursing students at the Carolinas College of Health Sciences are tending to a new kind of patient. With the help of high-fidelity mannequins in a simulation lab that mirrors an actual hospital room, nursery, or surgical room, students are benefiting from...…

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Are Millennials and Technology the New PB&J?

Michelle Eggleston

April 15 - Peanut butter and jelly are notorious counterparts that complement each other beautifully when layered between two slices of bread. Can...Read Post

The Need For A New Approach to Measuring Training’s Impact

Kaliym Islam

April 14 - Industry leaders appear to be divided about the correct way to address the need for training professionals to communicate the...Read Post