At the Forefront Nursing Edition December 2014

Debi’s Desk: Accomplishments of 2014 and Challenges Ahead

December 30, 2014

With the end of the year upon us, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on our many successes of 2014, as well as the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead in 2015. I want to start by thanking each of you for the contributions – big and small- that you make every day to the Medical Center and, most importantly, to our patients and families. [Read more]

UCM Nursing Receives Several Grants to Further Research

December 30, 2014

University of Chicago Nursing recently received several grants to support ongoing academic study. Two grants will help fund a new Nursing Research internship through the Center for Nursing Professional Practice and Research, while the Daisy Foundation will fund a study into the best way to support children going through MIBG treatment for neuroblastoma and their caregivers. [Read more]

DAISY Award Recipient

December 30, 2014

Susan Hartmann, RN, is the latest Daisy Award recipient: 'Sue is very special. She’s always kind. She always makes sure that I’m comfortable. God put her in our lives to help us through this tough time.' [Read more]