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  • 00:30

    Meet Veronica Martin, D.N.P., R.N., Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer

    in Business

    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with guest Veronica Martin, D.N.P., R.N., vice president and chief nursing officer at All Children's Hospital.


    With over 20 years of nursing experience, Veronica comes to All Children’s from Shriners Hospital/Health System, where she served as corporate chief nursing officer, leading system-wide clinical activities focused on quality, patient safety, outcomes and patient experience.


    “Veronica’s leadership skills, experience and her focus on education and collaboration will be an ideal fit with All Children’s culture,” said Jonathan Ellen, M.D., All Children’s Hospital president and physician-in-chief and vice dean and professor of pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. “She will elevate patient care at All Children’s and serve as both a mentor and leader as we pursue magnet designation."


    Martin previously served as chief nursing officer and vice president of patient care services at WellStar Cobb Hospital with fiscal, strategic and operational responsibilities for a 382-bed hospital. At Tampa General Hospital, she was vice president of the women’s and children’s division and became associate chief nursing officer and vice president for TGH. She also held leadership roles at University of South Alabama Children’s & Women’s Hospital and in the Women’s & Children’s Division at Medical Center of Lewisville.


    To learn more about Veronica Martin and her position at All Children's Hospital, tune in Wednesday, January 27 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 00:02

    Home Health Agencies Rancho Santa Fe | In Home Care Nursing

    in Health

    Home Health Agencies Rancho Santa Fe. Go To: http://firstatofsandiego.com or 619-220-7600 Best In Home Care Nursing Company in San Diego Skilled Nursing, 92067, 92091


    At Home Health Care...What You May Not Know 
    Here is some information that may surprise you on what there is to be gained through professional in-home health care.


    Part Time Assistance and a Break for Primary Caregivers 
    Even just a few hours a week of part-time help can be an incredible relief for even the most committed caregiver. Providing a well-deserved break allows caregivers to maximize the time they spend at home getting refreshed, and reenergized.


    Companionship and Socialization
    Having a skilled nurse come to the house, even for just a short visit offers something for seniors to look forward to. Particularly when primary caregivers spend 24 hours a day at the home, a few hours with someone new is often a welcome change. 


    Certification in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care 
    Many families choose to provide full time care for a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia at home. However, having assistance on a regular basis from an expert who is familiar with the disease is invaluable.  


    To learn more, pick up a copy of our free guide, “Critical Questions You Must Ask Before You Hire a Home Care Provider." Just give us a call 619-220-7600 or visit our website at: http://www.FirstatofSanDiego.com.


    Home Health Agencies Rancho Santa Fe

  • 02:01

    Nursing Sorority Encourages Girls To Enter Medical Field

    in Women

    There was a time when whites did not want black nurses to attend to them, even though black women had been feeding them and nursing them back to health during slavery. But a nurse was a professional position, sometimes more prominent in the hospital than the doctor in saving a patient's life. Black women who broke the barriers in the field of nursing recently celebrated the 50 year anniversary of the 1965 graduating class of Provident School ofNursing. This past weekend October 16, they celebrated the Founder of a nursing sorority that continues to provide scholarships for African American women in the field of nursing. Today Kai Eta Phi sorority member Toni Parks Oats discusses the challenges in the field of nursing and the importance of encouraging our girls excel in math and science, critical skills they'll need ins health care industry.


     

  • 00:16

    Assets & Aging Live Podcast: February 3, 2016

    in Caregiving

    Thirteenth Episode of live weekly interactive Podcast, hosted by Bob Scrivano of Assets and Aging.


    This week's topic: What the Heck is a "Look-Back"?

  • 02:01

    Gina - Advocate for patient rights in skilled nursing facility

    in Politics

    Hosted By Marti Oakley & Debbie Dahmer


    Guest is: Gina - Advocate for patient rights in skilled nursing facility. 


    Will be discussing SB 1362 -Bill to Amend SS & SB 670 Nursing Home Litigation first half hour of show.


    In 2010. Gina's significant other of 21 years passed away from ovarian cancer and Gina wound up homeless and in great medical need. Gina went through several major surgeries then placed in a Skilled Nursing Facility where her life was saved. Gina was moved from one facility to the one she is in now from 2011.


    Gina was appointed Vice President of the Residents Council then voted President of the Resident Council and found herself fighting the powers that be for the residents rights. She began studying the medicaid/medicare laws and rights provided for the residential care in these facilities.


    Since then Gina have become increasingly aware of how the nursing homes target these elderly patients from the doctor to the judges that abuse the guardianship program for their own gain. Gina's intention is to spend the rest of her life helping those targeted by these guardian programs that allow doctors to claim someone incapacitated, and lawyers that go behind the backs of friends and family and judges that grant for profit guardianship and complete control over others lives without telling them.


    2015- June. Gina read Marisa Conover's story regarding her mother and reached out to her. She then hooked me up with TS radio. Marti Oakley and Debbie Dahmer had Gina as one of the Guests on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day -June 15th, 2015 On TS Radio. 

  • 00:53

    Dynamic Aging with Joy Jinks on NOWTIME Radio

    in Spirituality

    Join Joy Jinks, Wednesday, January 6, at 2PM (EST) for her show (named after her recently published book): Dynamic Aging: I Intend to Live Forever, So Far, So Good! Her guest will be JoAnne Pope, Triathlete and Iron Man Competitor up to age 72 when she quit to go to nursing school. At 79, she hung up her running shoes for dancing shoes and now, she and her husband, dance everyday! Her second guest is Dr. Vaughn Grisham. He is the Director Emeritus of the McLean Institute for Community Development at the University of Mississippi where he has taught for the past 40+ years. He has authored several books and numerous articles, including Tupelo: The Evolution of the Community and Hand in Hand: Community and Economic Development. He has helped establish leadership programs in more than 300 counties and has done community development work in more than 30 states and two Canadian provinces. Dr. Grisham’s most recent research has centered on Extraordinary Results in Ordinary Communities, an occasional paper published by the Kettering Foundation.

  • 01:09

    Fully Persuaded Presents An Evening w/ Apostle Louise Baker

    in Religion

    When it comes to Apostle Louise Alston Baker, the half has never been told.   She is a dynamic and highly anointed woman of God who dares to walk and reach by faith.  She has inspired and propelled others forward to do the same by her life’s example and through mentorship.  By her faithfulness to God and the call on her life, innumerable individuals once bound have come to know God, been set free, healed and delivered.She accepted her call to ministry in 1982 and served on the ministerial staff at St. Paul, a member church of the United Church of God, Inc., in High Point, NC.


     God called her to the office of pastor and in 1996 she became the founding Senior Pastor of Temple of Prayer, Praise and Deliverance, Inc., in High Point.  In her role as pastor and Apostle, she ran a successful radio show entitled “Just A Voice”, extended her outreach to prison ministry, began a weekly outreach to the elderly at a nursing facility, and focused her energies on helping to groom and develop young ministers in the ministry, all while continuing to evangelize in revivals.


    Apostle Baker is married to Frank Baker, and they have two daughters, Crystal and Bridget who are married to Minister George Gatling, II and Rev. Richard Hayes respectively.  She has four adorable grandchildren:  George III, Chloe, Richard Issa, and Sovereign.  Eyes have not seen nor have ears heard all that God has planned for Apostle Baker in life and ministry.  


     

  • 02:01

    THE BAD GIRLS CLUB - AFTER DARK

    in Entertainment

    Jessica Strohl, a Houstonian, 5 year army veteran, mom of 2, student, and Warrior Ambassador with Sportsmen for warriors. SFW was founded by a former Green Beret officer, Capt Ben Bateman and his wife Capt Cresta Bateman, both West Point graduates and combat veterans. Sportsmen for Warriors aims to enrich, educate and engage warriors, by getting them away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and pressing that reset button. We've had a lot of success with this, and hope to continue to put our efforts into making veterans the future of America's success.


    Alisha Gordon. I am the youngest of 2 brothers. I grew up in Jacksonville Florida. I decided to join the Army in 2006, a year and a half after my brother did. I love the military on the fact l have been able to meet a lot of people from all over the country as well it has taken me all over the world. I am now in the Reserve. I am currently getting back in school changing major from nursing to a bachelor's in criminal justice in science with forensics. My currebt job of the last 2 years is a shipping supervisor for a printing company. I am the proud mother of a 2 year old special needs child named Mason Alexander. He is the reason I live.


    Jennifer Harrell
    Joined the Marine Corps in July 2008. First duty station I went to Okinawa Japan and deployed to Afghanistan in 2010. After deployment I went to NC Camp Lejeune…this is where it all begins…I got married and divorced. Everything in between….I may catch a few cases wink emoticon I’m now in Ketchikan Alaska, I’m a full time student and I work at Frist Bank as a loan specialist. Currently on team get my shit together. All the good good good will be on the call in…..so call in you filthy dirty minded humans

  • 00:16

    Assets & Aging Live Podcast: January 27, 2016

    in Caregiving

    Twelfth Episode of live weekly interactive Podcast, hosted by Bob Scrivano of Assets and Aging.


    This week's topic: All About Caregivers

  • 01:28

    THE DEATH SHIFT-Peter Elkind

    in Entertainment

    The case of San Antonio nurse Genene Jones, convicted in 1984 of murdering children in her care, and now suspected of having killed as many as 16 infants, made national headlines. A horrifying true-life medical thriller, this report by an editor of Texas Monthly is written in an understated style that adds to its impact. Despite her dismissal from a hospital post, weird medical obsessions, a history of lying and major on-the-job errors, Jones breezed from one nursing job to the next. The case has intriguing elements--a young, ambitious prosecuting D.A.; a naive, supportive close associate of the accused serial killer; a public hospital administration that suspected criminal wrongdoing but failed to notify the police and was later accused of cover-up. Elkind, who spares no one, notes with dismay that Jones could be eligible for parole as early as next year. THE DEATH SHIFT-Peter Elkind

  • 02:00

    The Judge is Ready to Dismiss the Case..Hmmmmmmmm

    in Current Events

    GodSaves


    Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who hath begotten me these, seeing I have lost my children, and am desolate, a captive, and removing to and fro? and who hath brought up these? Behold, I was left alone; these, where had they been?


    22 Thus saith the Lord God, Behold, I will lift up mine hand to the Gentiles, and set up my standard to the people: and they shall bring thy sons in their arms, and thy daughters shall be carried upon their shoulders.


    23 And kings shall be thy nursing fathers, and their queens thy nursing mothers: they shall bow down to thee with their face toward the earth, and lick up the dust of thy feet; and thou shalt know that I am the Lord: for they shall not be ashamed that wait for me.


    24 Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captive delivered?


    25 But thus saith the Lord, Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken away, and the prey of the terrible shall be delivered: for I will contend with him that contendeth with thee, and I will save thy children.


    26 And I will feed them that oppress thee with their own flesh; and they shall be drunken with their own blood, as with sweet wine: and all flesh shall know that I the Lord am thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, the mighty One of Jacob.