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Improving sleep habits challenging, but worthwhile

Rose Sleep Disorders Center clinical supervisor Robert Turner was among the professionals interviewed for a recent article on sleeping habits that was published in Counseling Today, an American Counseling Association publication. “Tossing and turning in the digital age” by Laurie Meyers highlights the … Continue reading

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Rose partners with Wish for Wheels

Earlier this month, Rose Medical Center employees partnered with Wish for Wheels to surprise a group of energetic kindergartners at a local Aurora elementary school. On the morning of Dec. 11, Rose employees teamed up to assemble 63 brand new bicycles, training … Continue reading

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Meet Rose’s DAISY Award Winner for November – Alison Tinker!

Congratulations to the fourth Rose DAISY Award winner -Alison Tinker, a nurse in the Rose Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Alison was nominated by a patient’s family member, as well as by her nurse manager. The patient family member that nominated … Continue reading

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Studies Show Link Between Sleep Disorders and Type 2 Diabetes

Written by Kari Smith, RD and Certified Diabetes Educator, Rose Medical Center Did you know that there is a close relationship between disordered sleeping and diabetes? Studies estimate that between 40 and 80 percent of people with disordered sleep have … Continue reading

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Rose is Honored by Donor Alliance for Promoting Organ and Tissue Donation

Late last week, Rose was honored by Donor Alliance with the Ending the Wait award. This award is for hospitals that undertake outstanding efforts to promote organ and tissue donation in Colorado. The awards, now in their fifth year, are presented … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Yvonne Richards, Rose’s July DAISY Award Recipient

We are proud to announce the winner of the second Rose DAISY Award, Yvonne Richards from the neonatal intensive case unit (NICU). Yvonne was nominated by a mother of one of her patients as well as a coworker. The mother said … Continue reading

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Introducing the DAISY Award at Rose

This week, Rose began a new recognition program for nurses, in partnership with the DAISY Foundation.  The DAISY Foundation was created by the family of J. Patrick Barnes, who died at age 33 of complications from an autoimmune disease. DAISY … Continue reading

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Celebrating Nurses Week at Rose

This past week was Nurses Week, and at Rose, we took time to celebrate the fantastic nurses who work every day to provide the best care for our patients. Part of our celebration is the creation of our Evidence-Based Practice … Continue reading

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Rose Celebrates National Donate Life Month

Today, Rose Medical Center, in celebration of National Donate Life Month, hosted a “Lifecycle of Donation Day” focused solely on educating its staff about the organ, eye and tissue donation process. Members of Donor Alliance, Colorado and Wyoming’s non-profit organ procurement … Continue reading

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May is National Stroke Month: Do you know the signs of a stroke?

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States suffers a stroke, and stroke is the third leading cause of death and the leading cause of disability in Colorado. May is National Stroke Awareness Month, so take a moment to ask … Continue reading

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