The mindful nurse leader: Improving processes and outcomes; restoring joy to nursing

Pipe, Teri; FitzPatrick, Kate; Doucette, Jeffrey N.; More

Nursing Management . 47(9):44-48, September 2016.

The first installment of this three-part series takes a look at how mindful practice can improve processes and outcomes, and restore joy to nursing.

Spheres of influence...Clinical nurse specialists

Delp, Sheila; Ward, Cynthia W.; Altice, Nancy; More

Nursing Management . 47(6):30-37, June 2016.

The CNS role has an extensive reach, leading initiatives that impact quality measures and spearheading innovative practice. Learn how one Level 1 trauma center invested in a 10-member CNS team to promote nursing excellence.

The mindful nurse leader: Key take-away: Go slow before you go fast

Doucette, Jeffrey N.; Cotton, Amy; Arnow, Debra; More

Nursing Management . 47(11):44-48, November 2016.

The final installment in this three-part series explores leadership lessons learned from the project, through a team and an individual perspective.

HAP prevention for nonventilated adults in acute care: Can a structured oral care program reduce infection incidence?

Talley, Louise; Lamb, Jennifer; Harl, Jami; More

Nursing Management . 47(12):42-48, December 2016.

Review the efficacy of an oral care program in reducing hospital-acquired pneumonia incidence in nonventilated stroke and medical-surgical patients.

The mindful nurse leader: Advancing executive nurse leadership skills through participation in action learning

FitzPatrick, Kate; Doucette, Jeffrey N.; Cotton, Amy; More

Nursing Management . 47(10):40-45, October 2016.

In this second installment of a three-part series, explore how clinical nurses draw on the power of mindfulness to build their own resiliency while delivering compassionate care.