At UW Health, the art of nursing involves establishing relationships with patients through compassionate, empathetic care. Healing occurs by meeting patients' needs - including consideration for their mind, body and spirit. The science of nursing is replete with discovery through scientific research, deploying evidence-based practices and application of theoretical frameworks to practice. The intersection of art and science of nursing is critical to providing excellent patient-centered care. Check out our stories from 2017

 

 
UW Health's Chief Nurse Executive, Beth Houlahan, DNP, RN, CENP 

Caring for the Whole Person

 

Hear from UW Health's Chief Nurse Executive, Beth Houlahan, DNP, RN, CENP, about her thoughts on the art and science of nursing, and how the intersection of the two is critical to providing excellent patient-centered care. Read more

 

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UW Health nurses react to the news  

We Are Magnet ... Again!

 

On October 18, 2018, UW Health was once again re-designated as a Magnet® organization. View the actual announcement and 'Thank You' from UW Health leaders to all nurses, staff and faculty who made it happen. Read more

UW Health patient Dity Vishwanathan and his father  

One Patient's Special "Graduation"

 

What do you do when a patient gets hospitalized unexpectedly and misses his long-awaited college graduation? If you're a nurse on the cardiac intensive care unit at UW Health, you throw a graduation celebration. Read more

 

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UW Health nurse Susan Gold, BSN, RN, ACRN 

The Inspiring Practice of One Remarkable Nurse

 

Meet one of UW Health’s most accomplished nurses, Susan Gold, BSN, RN, ACRN, who embodies selflessness, compassion and clinical expertise as demonstrated by her inspiring and impressive nursing career that has impacted countless lives, near and far. Read more

 

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UW Health staff participate in hurricane relief efforts 

Helping Hands

 

In reflecting back on 2017 as a nation, most can agree that it was a year with a continuous drumbeat of tragedy. Read about how several UW Health nurses and other staff rallied to help hurricane victims, local charities and health professionals in Las Vegas. Read more

 

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