On Needing More Nurses

On May 28, Alexandra R0bbins wrote an Oped for the New York Times entitled “We Need More Nurses.”  Robbins has written a book exploring and promoting the work that nurses do entitled [...]

Why Introductions Matter

The other day, I was invited to give a seminar on interprofessional teamwork to a group of residents at a prestigious university medical center. . The group to whom I talked was made up of [...]

Not Pimping Just Yelling

You can have discussions about patient safety in some of the oddest places, like the breakfast room in a hotel in Munich. My husband and I are here in this German city, en route to Heidelberg [...]