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Episode 116: Nadine Grzeskowiak, The Gluten Free RN

By Keith Carlson | May 28, 2014

Nadine Grzeskowiak, RN, CEN, began her nursing career in emergency departments and trauma centers across Oregon in 1992. Then, in October 2006, she was diagnosed with Celiac disease. At the time Nadine received this correct diagnosis, she had been so ill she expected to only live six months – or less. Additionally, she had been…

Episode 115: Sarah Santacroce, Linked In and Social Media Expert

By Keith Carlson | May 21, 2014

Sarah Santacroce helps small business owners and solopreneurs find their place in today’s online world. She will teach you how to increase your online visibility so you can quit chasing clients and get found; how to tap into the power of social media, especially LinkedIn, to increase your leads; and how to understand and master…

Episode 113: Cynthia Phelps, Self-Compassion Evangelist and App Developer

By Keith Carlson | Apr 30, 2014

Dr. Cynthia Phelps is the Founder of InnerAlly a startup company looking to revolutionize how we care for our own mental wellness. Using positive psychology principles, Cynthia and her outstanding team are developing mobile, daily-practice apps. Dr. Phelps has a background in pharmacology and neuroscience, and over 15 years of experience in designing technologies for…

Episode 112: Diane Dennis Driving Miss Crazy

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Apr 30, 2014

  Diane is a multi-media personality having produced and hosted three broadcast radio shows, hosted a pilot for TV series, a frequent guest on ABC affiliate KATU’s AM Northwest, a columnist for local and regional newspapers, an author and PR consultant. Diane was featured along with 59 other women in the book It Ain’t Over…Til…

Episode 111: Sarah Mott of Nurse Born

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Apr 23, 2014

Sarah Mott is a Registered Nurse, inventor of the Lotus Stethoscope Holder and founder of Nurse Born Products. Sarah’s vision for her company is to sell products that have been designed by nurses.  It is her hope to encourage other nurses to invent products that can be used by healthcare workers.  As her business grows she…

Episode 110: The American Nurse Project

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Apr 23, 2014

The American Nurse Project is a heart-warming film that explores some of the biggest issues facing America – aging, war, poverty, prisons – through the work and lives of nurses. It is an examination of real people that will change how we think about nurses and how we wrestle with the challenges of healing America.…

Dawn and Wayne Nix D5W

Episode 109: Dawn and Wayne Nix Of D5W

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Apr 16, 2014

Dawn and Wayne Nix of D5W What’s the story behind the company? Dis-stress. As you know Stress is rampant through our field.  We started the tea and coffee at a farmers market just to do something different and feel more appreciated. However we soon noticed the repetitive nature of co-workers and persons from the hospital…

Episode 108: Nurses House

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Mar 31, 2014

  Nurses House is a little known organization that deserves to be widely known. Please tell us what the mission of Nurses House is. The mission of Nurses House is to provide short term financial aid to registered nurses in need as a result of injury, illness, disability or other dire circumstance. Assistance covers basic…

Episode 107: Vicki Hess, RN Employee Engagement Specialist

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Mar 20, 2014

Would you like to come to work every day with a skip in your step? Do you wish everybody was as positive and supportive as you? Can you picture a workplace full of Chief Paradise Officers? Well, you’re in luck! Our speaker today, Vicki Hess, is all about creating engagement, every step of the way.…

Episode 106: Barbara Dossey Integrative/Holistic Nursing Pioneer

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Mar 19, 2014

Barbara Dossey, internationally recognized integrative, holistic nursing pioneer, a nurse theorist (Theory of Integral Nursing), and Florence Nightingale Scholar. She is Co-Director, International Nurse Coach Association (INCA) and Core Faculty, Integrative Nurse Coach Certificate Program (INCCP), Miami, Florida; International Co-Director, Nightingale Initiative for Global Health (NIGH); and Director of Holistic Nursing Consultants (HNC), Santa Fe,…

Episode 105: Nicole Brown, The Adventures Of Nurse Nicole

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Mar 12, 2014

Nicole Brown, MSN, RN, is a nurse educator, doctoral candidate and an Army veteran. She is the proud mother of three and is dedicated to providing positive images of the nursing profession for children and the world. The Adventures of Nurse Nicole is a wonderfully clever and bright series about a nurse with three children…

Episode 104: Suzanne Gordon, co-playwright of Bedside Manners

By Kevin Ross, RN, BSN | Mar 10, 2014

Suzanne Gordon is an award winning journalist and author who writes about healthcare delivery and health care systems and patient safety.  Her 15 books include, First Do Less Harm: Confronting Inconvenient Problems in Patient Safety.  Her latest book is Beyond the Checklist: What Else Healthcare Can Learn from Aviation Safety and Teamwork. Beyond the Checklist.…