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Postpartum Nurses Honored for Playing a Pivotal Role in Introducing Safe Sleep to New Parents

The maternal child staff on Postpartum initiated a Safe Sleep program for new parents – leading to Renown Children’s Hospital becoming the first hospital in the state to earn an honor from the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program. The education for new families begins at birth and extends through discharge by modeling the safe […]

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Infusion Services Wins Patient Safety Story Contest Bacon, eggs, coffee and more added a special start to the day for the Infusion Services team April 26 as they were recognized by the Quality department for the winning patient safety story contest last month. “This is a recognition of work that occurs every day in Infusion […]

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RN Initiative and Games Bring Awareness to HAPUs

All of the adult inpatient units at Renown Regional Medical Center are working on an initiative to decrease Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPUs) and increase HAPU awareness amongst nursing staff. In order to accomplish this goal, nursing declared April HAPU prevention month. During April, each of the skin teams within the individual adult inpatient units […]

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RN Finds Value in Communication from Leadership in Training Program

The Leadership in Training Program through Enrich-U launched mid-March. The 12-week program focuses on preparing employees for leadership roles through an intensive training on Renown’s 16 leadership competencies. Participants meet weekly for four hours for the duration of the three-month program. The time commitment also includes various homework projects and one-on-one time with a sponsor […]