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Employer of Choice – People

CVMC At a Glance – PEP and People The Professional Enrichment (PEP) Program was first developed in 2006 for direct care staff participation only. Since the program’s inception, PEP has continuously evolved offering direct care staff as well as leadership the opportunity

Improving Quality of Life – Palliative Care Service

by Kim Sloop, BSN, RN, OCN Clinical Development Coordinator Oncology & Palliative Care Nurse America is aging. Baby boomers are beginning to retire. Healthcare is on the brink of a sharp escalation in the chronic disease patient population.  Advances in

Oncology Services – Getting Ready for the Move

CVMC has long realized the value of unifying the various cancer programs to promote optimal patient outcomes, improve easy of accessibility and patient satisfaction. The cancer services were provided in 3 different locations with the Radiation Therapy department in the

Nursing Story – “A Familiar Face”

Exemplar by Ed Metz Jr., RN, ONC Ethics is an integral part of the foundation of nursing. Nursing encompasses the prevention of illness, the alleviation of suffering, and the protection, promotion, and restoration of health in the care of individuals,

Nursing C.A.R.E. Employees – 2012

Courtesy, Attitude, Respect, and Enthusiasm – C.A.R.E. – describe the expectations we have of ourselves and our coworkers in our relationships with those we serve.  The formal CARE awards honor an outstanding employee who is nominated by patients, families, or