As a Baylor nurse, I support my Presbyterian hospital peers

This post was written by Rae Hannah, RN, who works in the Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas neurosurgery/trauma intensive care unit. She has worked for Baylor for nearly 11 years.  Earlier this month, my colleagues and I were heartbroken to learn that one of our own was now fighting for her life against the Ebola … Continue reading As a Baylor nurse, I support my Presbyterian hospital peers

Care Coordinators Help Bridge Gaps in Patient Care

Remember your guidance counselor from high school? You may not have appreciated it back then, but they worked very hard behind-the-scenes to create a comprehensive picture of your educational career. They kept track of your grades, compared notes between your teachers, reminded you about important deadlines, inquired about your home life and provided support and … Continue reading Care Coordinators Help Bridge Gaps in Patient Care

National Nurse Anesthetist Week celebrates the best kept secret in nursing

If you’ve ever had surgery, an MRI, or a Cesarean section, you’ve probably encountered one of Scott & White’s certified registered nurse anesthetists without even knowing it. Scott & White staff CRNA, Pamela Chambers said nurse anesthetists are the best kept secret in nursing. “Most people don’t know what CRNAs are until they actually have … Continue reading National Nurse Anesthetist Week celebrates the best kept secret in nursing

Find out what a nurse practitioner does and the benefits of choosing a NP for your medical care

If you’ve ever been to your doctor’s office and they ask you if you would like to see the nurse practitioner instead, you may be wondering what a nurse practitioner is. What is the difference between a nurse practitioner and an MD? “A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse (RN) with additional specialized education at … Continue reading Find out what a nurse practitioner does and the benefits of choosing a NP for your medical care