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The Nurse Perspective
2 weeks ago

Advances in technology are helping healthcare providers improve outcomes for patients of all ages, including babies born with single ventricle heart disease.

December 22, 2017

In this episode of Nursing Notes Live, we speak with Tobin Mathew, RN, BSN, a pediatric nurse who works in the surgical ward at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, Ill., where he wears a superhero shirt or costume every day at the hospital to help make kids smile. We discuss the unique challenges facing pediatric nurses and the ways they find their own inner child to connect with their patients.

The Nurse Perspective
December 13, 2017

It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It’s Nurse Tobin from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, Ill. Since his first day on the job, Tobin Mathew, RN, BSN, has donned superhero apparel to help put a smile on his young patients’ faces. We recently spoke with Tobin, who was named one of the Red Cross 2017 Nurse Heroes, to learn more about the nurse behind the costume, and discuss his experiences working with pediatric patients.

August 30, 2017

It’s back-to-school season! In this episode of the Nursing Notes Live podcast, we spoke with Nina Fekaris, MS, BSN, RN, NCSN, president of the National Association of School Nurses (NASN), and Barbara Parker, EdD, MPA, BSN, PHN, Johnson and Johnson School Health Leadership Fellow, to learn more about the role of a school nurse in today’s education system. We discuss their passion for caring for children and the critical role that school nurses play in children’s and families’ lives.

The Nurse Perspective
August 15, 2017

Did you know school nursing began in the early 1900s as an experiment in New York City? We recently spoke with Nina Fekaris, MS, BSN, RN, NCSN, president of the National Association of School Nurses (NASN), to learn more about the role of the school nurse in modern society.

The Modern Nurse
June 28, 2017

In many regions of the world with limited access to healthcare providers, nurses play an essential role in reducing the burden of pediatric disease. We recently spoke with Michele Morin, RN, MSN, about her experiences traveling to Rwanda and Ghana to assist and train local healthcare providers, and the differences between pediatric nursing domestically and abroad.

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