Monthly Archives: August 2012

American Diabetes Association Recognition

On August 15, 2012, the UTMB Stark Diabetes Clinic at Victory Lakes Town Center was notified by the American Diabetes Association of the continued Recognition of the Diabetes Self-Management Education Program. Programs that achieve Recognition status have a staff of … Continue reading

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Ambulatory Orientation—August 7, 2012

 Welcome our new hires!  Kisha Poole, Nurse Clinician III Out PT—Victory Lakes Surgery Center, Pre-op/PACU; Mayra Gutierrez, Nurse Clinician III Out PT—UHC 5th Fl Clinics; Andrea Williams, Nurse Clinician III Out PT—CBC Pedi Assoc Friendswood; Cheryl Houston, PSS I—Victory Lakes … Continue reading

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Nurses rank among the best in the nation

  The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston achieved a milestone in nursing Tuesday that puts it among the nation’s elite hospitals. After a lengthy application and review process, the hospital received Magnet Recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing … Continue reading

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Nursing Technology Webinar August 29th

“NURSES: Are You Ready For Your New Role In Health Information Technology?” Webinar Presenters: Mari Tietze PhD, RN-BC & Susan McBride, PhD, RN When: August 29, 2012 What Time: 12:30PM to 1:30PM Where: RSH – Conference Room 1.124 It’s good … Continue reading

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Free CNE content on Cultural Competence

Free CNE Course on Cultural Competence in Nursing Care online through our School of Nursing website: http://son.utmb.edu/SonApps/ccnch/core-modules.aspx  You will need to register once but then will have access to the module. They have future offerings coming up as well and … Continue reading

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Cultivating the Spiritual Dimensions of Healthcare

Nurses, physicians and other interprofessional healthcare members, students, clergy, and community members are invited to attend this professional development activity. Kenneth Pargament, Ph.D., Distinguished Scholar                                  Dr. Pargament is professor of clinical psychology at Bowling Green State University, and is … Continue reading

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Mainland Leadership Visits UTMB Specialty Care Center

Paul Bolling, Surgery Center Administator, led a tour for Mainland Leadership on Friday, August 3.

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Back to School Healthy Checkup

  Although it may feel like the summer break just started, it won’t be long before the yellow buses will be rolling again, and colorful lunch boxes and school supplies have already sprouted in stores. All parents want their kids … Continue reading

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