Archive | Innovation RSS feed for this section

World Cafe (Lost Episode)

Chris Salgodo RN, BN, MA Chris Salgado RN, BN, MA Program Leader – Children, Youth & Families Program Vancouver Coastal Health I really must apologize to Chris about this podcast. We had a great conversation in January last year (2009). We met at the Canadian Nursing Association – Nursing Leadership Conference. She had a very […]

Spreading Good Ideas not Infectious Disease

Dr Michael Gardam Director of Infectious Disease Prevention and Control – Agency for Health Protection and Promotion Director of Infection Prevention and Control – University Health Network An experienced and passionate physician in the field of infection control, Dr Michael Gardam is now working with the Agency for Health Protection and Promotion on provincial issues […]

Research Advancing Practice (Part I)

Lianne Jeffs RN, PhD(c) Director Nursing & Clinical Research Research Scientist – Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute In her current role at she contributes globally to evolving patient safety science as her program area of research is patient safety. Her work focuses on the generating knowledge on the design and delivery of safer health-care systems. […]

Innovating to Advance Nursing Care

Tjitze S. Hoekstra MSc, RN Care Innovator – St Antonius Hospital Links Map: St Antonius Ziekenhuis (Hospital) Research Hughes, F. (2006) Nurses at the forefront of innovation, International Nursing Review, 53(2), 94-101. Shirey M. (2006) Evidence-based practice: how nurse leaders can facilitate innovation. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 30(3), 252–268. Unterschuetz, C., Hughes, P., Nienhauser, D., Weberg, […]

Helping Nurses Take Hold of Their Careers

      Dr Janice Waddell RN, BScN, MA, PhD Links Donner-Wheeler Career Planning Model Research McGillis Hall, L., Waddell, J., Donner, G., & Wheeler, M. (2004) Outcomes of a Career Planning And Development Program For Registered Nurses, Nursing Economics, 22(5), 231-238. Question Janice: Do you have a mentor, a person in your career you […]

Nurse caught using facebook- innovating to learn, recruit and retain

Dr. Claire Mallette RN, PhD Director of Education, Placement and Development University Health Network Links UHN Facebook Group UHN Nursing Website Questions: What do you want to know or see provided through sources like the UHN facebook group, what would bring you back? Have you applied to any job advertisements from Facebook, has your organization […]