A nationwide shortage of nurses in the early 1970s led Baylor University Medical Center (BUMC) to seek innovative ways to recruit and retain the numbers of qualified and committed nurses required. Baylor was a leader in developing and implementing the two-days alternative, or Baylor plan. Preceptorships and externships were developed. A day care center was […]
The discipline of clinical medical ethics guides both the moral stance of the total institution as well as the specific ethical decisions of physicians, nurses, and other health care providers. None would quarrel with the fact that a health care institution as a caring entity must have an ethical stance. This is made necessary by […]
WORCESTER, MA. Bom, Lilli E. (Pustowka). Funeral services will be private. Died Sunday, March 09, 2008. Funeral Home: Caswell-King Funeral Home, 474 Grove St., Worcester. WORCESTER, MA. DiRocco, Helen P., 84. Arrangements are incomplete. Died Monday, March 10, 2008. Funeral Home: Mercadante Funeral Home & Chapel, 370 Plantation Street, Worcester.
Defendant’s appeal asserts three assignments of error, which are essentially as follows: First, the defendant contends that there is no competent evidence in the record to support the full Commission’s Finding of Fact number 6, which states that the plaintiff was incapable of earning any wages from the date of the accident through the date […]
This is a tort claims case involving an alleged injury sustained by Martha Davidson, appellee and plaintiff below, when she attempted to enter an elevator on the grounds of the University of Texas Medical Branch (“UTMB”) on July 18, 1988. UTMB appeals the judgment of the trial court awarding Martha Davidson damages arising from that […]
In this interlocutory appeal, Baylor University Medical Center (BUMC) and Sara Thomas, R.N. appeal the trial judges order denying their objections to Dianna Rosas expert reports and denying their motion to dismiss. BUMC and Nurse Thomas raise two issues: (i) error by the trial judge in finding a sufficient expert report and denying their motion […]
BACKGROUND Duke University Medical Center Library and Archives (MCLA) was created to be the center of educational, health care, and research endeavors. It is located in the heart of the medical center campus in the Seeley G. Mudd Building. The Duke Medicine campus includes Duke University Hospital, Duke Clinics (an ambulatory center), the school of […]