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News from the Johns Hopkins Hospitals

JHH Karen Haller
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In 2016, Dr. Karen Haller, esteemed vice president for nursing and patient care services and chief nursing officer at The Johns Hopkins Hospital for the last 17 years, assumed a new role as the vice president of nursing and clinical affairs for Johns Hopkins Medicine International. Dr. Haller’s greatest legacy is her commitment to and
Jhpiego Jhpiego's Safe Surgery Working Group
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Nurses provide essential surgical care to prevent needless deaths Katie Kloss may be a surgical nurse, but she’s never wanted to be a surgeon. Her passion is providing primary health care to families. That’s why she became a nurse practitioner. But a visit last summer to Ethiopia gave Kloss an inside look at the dearth
JHH Illustration by Greg Clarke
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Outreach nurses spread the word to ease disparities and save lives Illustration by Greg Clarke Over 120,000 Americans are currently in need of a life-saving transplant; 101,000 of them need a kidney. Over half are African-American or Hispanic, despite the fact that only just a bit over one-third of Americans are African-Americans or Hispanic. Two
All Children's New CNO Veronica Martin
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New CNO Veronica Martin shows individuals that they count with her As Veronica Martin knows well, establishing relationships is a major part of being an effective leader, which may be why she’s been so successful just six months into her new position. “It’s important when you go into a new organization to get into the
JHH The new Biocontainment Unit at The Johns Hopkins Hospital
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Staff self-select for training in new Biocontainment Unit What sort of professional commitment does it take to volunteer to provide care for the sickest patients with the most contagious infections for as long as it takes? Just ask Jade Borromeo, RN, who jumped at the chance to train for the new Biocontainment Unit at The
Bayview Cheryl Harrow at the Center for Addiction and Pregnancy
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By Lester Davis Center helps babies by helping mothers get clean Amanda Seldomridge was in search of a miracle when she walked through the doors at the Center for Addiction and Pregnancy at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Close to nine months pregnant with her third child, a girl she’d already named Faith, Seldomridge, 35,
JHH Beekeeper Roberta Jones with a bee
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Roberta Jones stumbles upon a sweet spot in caring for hives Six years ago, Roberta Jones, MSN, RN, went to a beekeeping class with little clue about what she was getting into. Now, with eight hives and more than 600,000 bees, she says “her girls” provide not just a hobby but a passion for the
JHH Fetal Surgery Illustration by Nicolet Schenck
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Fetal therapy nurses smooth the way for ‘amazing’ surgeries Fetal therapy nurse Jennifer Kearney helps save  lives before they’re even born. She’s the first nurse  at The Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy,  which opened in July 2014 and is one of only 32 centers in the country. In the first year alone, Kearney saw
Jhpiego A trainee nurse who attends the nursing college that receives technical support from MCHIP talks to a patient who is about to deliver a baby in Allahabad, India Thursday, May 29, 2014. (Kate Holt/ MCHIP Photo/)
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By Indrani Kashyap T. Dileep Kumar of the Indian Nursing Council a leader in reforms T. Dileep Kumar, India nursing pioneer In a career that spans more than 40 years, T. Dileep Kumar has been a determined and fearless advocate for advancing the education and status of nurses in India, a driving force in reforming and
Jhpiego A trainee nurse who attends the nursing college that receives technical support from MCHIP talks to a patient who is about to deliver a baby in Allahabad, India Thursday, May 29, 2014. (Kate Holt/ MCHIP Photo/)
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By Indrani Kashyap T. Dileep Kumar of the Indian Nursing Council a leader in reforms T. Dileep Kumar, India nursing pioneer In a career that spans more than 40 years, T. Dileep Kumar has been a determined and fearless advocate for advancing the education and status of nurses in India, a driving force in reforming and
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