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05/24/2017 at 17:12. Facebook
Nurses and social workers join us for an Interdisciplinary Psychosocial-Mental Health Update on June 12 in Verona.
Nurses and social workers join us for an Interdisciplinary PsychosocialMental He

Interdisciplinary Psychosocial-Mental Health Update

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05/24/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
UW Health emergency medicine doctors greatly appreciate the clinical skills of our EMS providers. In addition to being our first point of care in the field, Dr. Mottran knows he can count on our EMS crews to be our “eyes and ears” to provide us with valuable information so we can plan for the patient’s care upon arrival.
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May 21-27 is National Emergency Medical Services Week. We'd like to...
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Burnout is a very gradual process and we might not even realize it is happening. Over time, we start to detach from work, lose motivation, become cynical and feel like there’s nothing left to give. Dr. Shilagh Mirgain explains how to recognize the signs of burnout - and what to do to bounce back from it
Burnout is a very gradual process and we might not even realize

Bouncing Back from Burnout

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yesterday at 15:00. Facebook
Thank you EMS providers…for being flexible in challenging care situations. And for being dedicated to the communities you serve. We sooo appreciate you and the ways you help our UW Med Flight staff deliver better care.
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May 21-27 is National Emergency Medical Services Week. We'd like to thank all EMS providers, whether they are volunteers or professionals, for their dedication to saving lives.
John Vincent
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05/22/2017 at 19:48. Facebook
Dianna talks by radio with EMS when they are bringing a patient to the emergency department. They have a strong relationship, and Diana knows that she can trust the advice that EMS offers to prepare for incoming patients. That trust goes both ways, providing a relationship she considers a family.
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Michele Shoemaker
Karen Crowley
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05/20/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Summer Mindfulness courses are now enrolling at Research Park and The American Center. This course is designed to introduce Mindfulness meditation practice as a way of reducing stress, and developing greater balance, control and fuller participation in your life.
Summer Mindfulness courses are now enrolling at Research Park and The American

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

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05/19/2017 at 18:03. Facebook
For Nancy Radke, there was never any question she wanted to be a transplant nurse. Nancy began her career at UW Health as a student nurse in 1984 and loved exploring the world of transplantation. Now a transplant nurse coordinator who works with patients suffering from diabetes or chronic pancreatitis, Nancy has expertly guided thousands of patients through innovative, groundbreaking...
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For Nancy Radke there was never any question she wanted to be
Nancy Garde
Janice Jensen
Betty Brockman
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05/18/2017 at 18:56. Facebook
UW Health hosted the 2017 Honoring You Employee Recognition Ceremony at the Kohl Center on Thursday May 4 to honor employees with 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 and 50 years of service.
UW Health hosted the 2017 Honoring You Employee Recognition Ceremony at the
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05/18/2017 . Facebook
The number of strokes among younger people has been increasing over the last few decades. If you or a loved one are experiencing symptoms of stroke, it’s important to get checked out immediately. uwhealth.org/48037
The number of strokes among younger people has been increasing over the

Why You Shouldn't Ignore Stroke Symptoms

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05/17/2017 at 15:13. Facebook
Shoutout to the UW Health Yahara Clinic for supporting the UW Health mission of social responsibility! They recently held a supply drive for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Madison.
Shoutout to the UW Health Yahara Clinic for supporting the UW Health
Heather Timmerman
Trevor Janz
Kay Porter
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05/16/2017. Facebook
Enjoy the warm weather and longer days of summer with these tips to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays. ☀
Enjoy the warm weather and longer days of summer with these tips

Keeping Skin Safe in the Summer

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05/12/2017. Facebook
As #NursesWeek comes to an end, we'd like to thank our REMARKABLE nurses again for their compassion and excellent care for our patients. Here are a few more photos from throughout the week.
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Laurie Stache
Pete Nilles
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05/12/2017. Facebook
Congratulations graduates!
Congratulations graduates
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05/12/2017. Facebook
Stroke strikes your brain suddenly. Know the warning signs and symptoms for yourself and your family.

B – Balance lost
E – Eyes, vision difficulty

F – Face drooping
A – Arm weakness
S – Speech difficulty
T – Time is of the essence. Call 911 immediately.

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Stroke strikes your brain suddenly Know the warning signs and symptoms for
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05/12/2017. Facebook
Construction alert: University Avenue at Grand Avenue will be closed due to construction work from 7am on Monday, May 15 to Friday, May 26.

Patients, families and employees should use University Bay Drive from University Avenue/Campus Drive to access University Hospital or the American Family Children’s Hospital.

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Construction alert University Avenue at Grand Avenue will be closed due to
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05/12/2017. Facebook
Walk down any grocery store aisle and you'll see many packages claiming to offer health benefits - from chips to flavored waters. But just because the label says it's healthy doesn't mean it actually is. uwhealth.org/50725
Walk down any grocery store aisle and youll see many packages claiming

Are Foods Labeled Healthy Actually Healthy?

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Carmen Eckles
Mary Pennewell Hebbe
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05/11/2017. Facebook
We are pleased to offer a new aqua exercise class designed specifically for deaf and hard-of-hearing who are fluent in sign language. To learn more about this class and register: [ Bit.ly Link ]

The class includes stretching, balancing and strength exercises in a warm water pool. There is no swimming and you do not go underwater. Eyeglasses are OK. This class is taught in American Sign...
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Peggy Weaver
Eileen Coffman
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05/10/2017. Facebook
We always look forward to Nurses Week, May 6-12, to give extra thanks and recognition to our remarkable nurses for the compassionate care they provide patients and families all year long. We also take this special time to honor 12 exceptional UW Health RNs and support staff, who’ve been nominated by their peers for epitomizing teamwork and excellence in nursing and patient care....
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We always look forward to Nurses Week May 612 to give extra
Chris Gustafson Hamill
Sondra Ploessl
Janet Arndt
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05/10/2017. Facebook
For the next three days, American Family Children's Hospital will be sharing many inspiring stories from patients, families and staff. Tune in to 93.1 Jamz and Today's Q106 to listen and be a champion for kids: uwhealthkids.org/donateradiothon or call 877-719-5437
For the next three days American Family Childrens Hospital will be sharing
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05/09/2017. Facebook
Are you feeling burned out these days? Health psychologist Shilagh Mirgain, PhD is here today to discuss the symptoms of burnout, how to stop burnout before it happens and how to bounce back quickly if you are experiencing burnout.
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