Articles of Interest

In a Culture of Disrespect, Patients Lose Out

Posted July 19, 2013

Published in: New York Times Written by: DANIELLE OFRI, M.D. 7/19/2013 – To read the full article:http://mobile.nytimes.com/blogs/well/2013/07/18/in-a-culture-of-disrespect-patients-lose-out/?_r=1& For more information about this press release, please contact Kate Thorne at 410-504-1866 or via email at kthorne@josieking.org.

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Nursing: The most trusted profession in America

Posted May 2, 2013

A caring career holds numerous opportunities for service Published in: boston.com Issue/Volume: May 2, 2013 Written by: By Cindy Atoji Keene 5/2/2013 – May 2, 2013.  To read the full article follow this link: http://www.boston.com/jobs/news/2013/05/02/nursing-the-most-trusted-profession-america/fWz2EONyNzO3yC0c0BoBKN/story.html   For more information about this press release, please contact Kate Thorne at 410-504-1866 or via email at kthorne@josieking.org. – See more at:...

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‘It is almost magic in their eyes’

Posted April 27, 2013

Q&A with doctor who created infection-prevention checklist Published in: THE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION Issue/Volume: Posted: 3:46 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013 Written by: CARRIE TEEGARDIN 4/27/2013 – Dr. Peter Pronovost, director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, has become well-known at hospitals nationwide for developing a proven method of reducing deadly infections associated with central lines. His checklist and changes to hospital culture led to...

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Book Review: Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals

Posted February 17, 2010

Published in: Wall Street Journal Issue/Volume: February 17, 2010 Written by: Laura Landro 2/17/2010 – Read full review at http://tinyurl.com/ycbbtdo. (Last accessed on 2/17/10)

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“I’m sorry”: Why is that so hard for doctors to say?

Posted February 1, 2010

Published in: amed news Issue/Volume: February 1, 2010 Written by: Kevin B. O’Reilly 2/1/2010 – Read the full article at http://tinyurl.com/yhjfjse

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