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Summary: Law 6-10 Irrefutable Laws of leadership by John C. Maxwell

Summary: Law 6-10 Irrefutable Laws of leadership by John C. Maxwell

6. The Law of Solid Ground: Trust Is the Foundation of Leadership Build trust by displaying competence, connection, and character A leader must embraces changes, but his character must remain consistent Character communicates respect...

Summary: Law 1-5 Irrefutable Laws of leadership by John C. Maxwell

Summary: Law 1-5 Irrefutable Laws of leadership by John C. Maxwell

  The law of the lid: leadership ability determines a person’s level of effectiveness To read story: Ray Kroc expanded McDonald franchise instead of Dick and Maurice McDonald The law of influence: the true...

Alaris pump workshop summary

Alaris pump workshop summary

Source: I attended Alaris Pump workshop sponsored by BD. Some summary I thought relevant that other institutions implemented for smart pump compliance including the following: –          Weekly compliance round or Safety Round Friday: Leadership to...

Smart Pump Integration

Smart Pump Integration

History: 2010 study: Infusion pump programming integrate with EMR bi-directionally 2013 study: IV med errors with smart infusion pumps 1970 and 1980: First programmable IV pumps Hospital using smart pumps: increasing usage as number...

CPOE and E-prescribing: Success Keys

CPOE and E-prescribing: Success Keys

Benefits of CPOE Safety: illegible hand-writing, dosing alerts, duplicate meds, Efficiency: remote ordering Regulatory requirements to meet Meaningful Use for Reimbursements Quality: interface with Alaris pump, etc. Research: collect clinical data, extract, and inference...

Money: 10 Mistakes to avoid

Money: 10 Mistakes to avoid

Being ashamed to invest small account What to do: Start saving NOW and spend responsibly No adequate emergency savings could wind people up in more debt Have at least 3-6 months worth of living expenses...

Summary of “Wisdom from the Pharmacy Leadership Trenches: Accelerate in the continuous change of healthcare

Summary of “Wisdom from the Pharmacy Leadership Trenches: Accelerate in the continuous change of healthcare

Author: Toby Clark & Sara White This book compiled many pearls of wisdom for successful leadership. Though this book focus is on the growth of pharmacy leaders, or aspiring leaders, I believe the teaching...

From Buddhism: the Noble Eight-fold Path and 4 Noble Truth

From Buddhism: the Noble Eight-fold Path and 4 Noble Truth

The Four Noble Truths: Suffering Path to Suffering Wellbeing Path to Wellbeing – utilizing the Noble Eight-fold Path lead to the true path to wellbeing The Noble Eight-fold Path: Right Perception/Views – free from...

Importance of communication to affected departments prior to Live!

Importance of communication to affected departments prior to Live!

Prior to implementing any changes to EHR, the lead team should communicate any changes to affected applications.  An approval from leadership is mandatory. For an instance, when there is a change to an orderset,...

The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph – Audiobook Review

The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph – Audiobook Review

This book by Ryan Holiday is inspirational. I kept listening to the audiobook again and again during my commute to work. Well, I do like reading, but as busy life goes, I believe audiobook is...