Sometimes words and terms have been around for so long that we take them for granted. Fortunately, a nurse manager took notice of one particularly harmful term on a medical device and did something about it. Tracey Lam shares the story of how an individual voice is creating a wave of positive change.
• Gina Hawley, Dr.P.H., vice president, Professional and Support Services
• David Quitmeyer, M.H.A., R.R.T., director, Respiratory Care Services
• Adrienne McDougal, M.N., R.N., nurse manager, Medical Intensive Care Unit and Critical Care Float Pool