| Posted On May 07, 2018 | By:

Atrius Health Celebrates National Nurses Week 2018

Chief Nursing Officer Jennifer Derkazarian, DNP, RN, ANP-BC shared this message with the Atrius Health nursing staff:

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Atrius Health nurses shine and our patients experience extraordinary care delivered with kindness and compassion. The theme for Nurses Week 2018 is to Inspire, Innovate, and Influence. I believe this aligns perfectly with our mission as nurses at Atrius Health.

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| Posted On May 08, 2017 | By:

Atrius Health Celebrates National Nurses Week 2017

The 2017 theme is “Nurses: The Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit.” This notion celebrates the impact that nurses have on patients, families, and each other and the holistic approach to caring and healing they provide in the healthcare environment. As I celebrate my first Nurses Week at Atrius Health as the Senior Director of Nursing, I want to take a moment to express my sincere gratitude to our nursing team: thank you for your relentless commitment to patient care.

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| Posted On May 12, 2016 | By:

Atrius Health Celebrates National Nurses Week 2016

National Nurses Week is May 6 – 12.

The 2016 theme is “Culture of safety, It starts with YOU,” and this theme is evident daily in the efforts of our nurses who engage our patients and their families in their care. The Atrius Health nurses are committed through their actions to deliver the safest, highest quality, and compassionate care to our patients and their families every day. We see this dedication in the comments from our patients describing how their nurse “genuinely cares for me,”

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| Posted On May 06, 2014 | By:

2014 National Nurses Week

The 2014 National Nurses Week theme is “Transforming Health Care through Nursing Leadership,” and this theme is clearly evident in the outstanding contributions and achievements of our more than 500 extraordinary nurses at Harvard Vanguard.  Our nurses are leaders in embracing new technologies, innovative care delivery processes or more efficient ways to better meet the complex and diverse needs of our patients and families. Nurses are partnering with their colleagues to deliver patient-centered,

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| Posted On May 11, 2012 | By:

National Nurses Week

National Nurses Week is a time to celebrate and thank all of our nursing colleagues for their dedication. We recognize the significant contributions nurses make in keeping our patients healthy.

Nurses play a critical role in improving patient outcomes, coordinating care and decreasing costs. The Affordable Care Act and the Institute of Medicine’s “Future of Nursing” Report have placed nurses in the center of health care transformation, strengthening prevention and wellness efforts which are reflected in our work at Harvard Vanguard.

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