|"promoting excellence every day"
J. Ives Erickson, RN, DNP, reminded the SNA members to think about ways that the hospital can reduce waste. Budget time is approaching, and as expected, there will be continued pressure from Partners to reduce costs.
Certified Nurses Day is on March 19, 2016. MGH encourages certification because it is a tangible measure of specialized knowledge, skills, and experience by a professional nursing organization.
PCS Interdisciplinary Staff Advisory Committee
The PCS Interdisciplinary Staff Advisory Committee provides a routine and on-going forum for PCS staff to identify issues important to their practice. It provides a forum for communication about organizational changes affecting PCS staff and patient care and promotes and invigorates inter-disciplinary collaboration and effectiveness in patient care, education, research and community outreach. The committee also further engages staff in initiatives that promote regulatory readiness (Excellence Every Day).