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  • 00:29

    A Day in the Life of Connie Guinn

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with guest Connie Guinn. 


    Connie is the Director of Annual Giving and Volunteer Resources in the Foundation at All Children’s Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine. She is responsible for annual giving programs and also oversees in-hospital and community volunteers. She has been with the hospital since July 2013. 


    Before joining All Children's, Connie worked at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. She continued her pediatric healthcare fundraising career by serving as Director of Children's Miracle Network/Annual Fund at Children's Hospital of Georgia and then as Major Gift Officer for Georgia Regents Medical Center and Children's Hospital. 


    Connie lives with her husband and two kids in St. Petersburg, FL and loves being just minutes from beautiful beaches. 


    To learn more about Connie, All Children’s Hospital Foundation and available career opportunities, tune in Wednesday, May 20 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 00:31

    30 mins with Dr. Jacobs, All Children’s Heart Surgeon #ACHradio

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with All Children's heart surgeon, Jeffrey P. Jacobs, M.D., FACS, FACC, FCCP. 


     


    Dr. Jacobs is director of the Andrews/Daicoff Cardiovascular Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute and professor of Cardiac Surgery in the Division of Cardiac Surgery of the Department of Surgery at Johns Hopkins University. He is also surgical director of the Heart Transplantation Program and director of the Extracorporeal Life Support Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute. Dr. Jacobs has been a cardiothoracic surgeon at All Children’s Hospital since 1998.  


     


    Recently, Dr. Jacobs led a team of 60 physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals from All Children's Hospital and healthcare organizations throughout the United States and the world to deliver life-saving care in the Caribbean. Under Jacobs' leadership, the team has operated on more than 90 children since the first trip in 2006.


     


    To learn more about Dr. Jeffrey Jacobs, tune in Wednesday, March 4 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 00:29

    A Day in the Life of ACH president and vice dean Jonathan M. Ellen, M.D.

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with guest Jonathan M. Ellen, M.D., president and vice dean of All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine. Dr. Ellen is leading the transformation of All Children's from a regional pediatric referral center to an academic children's hospital and national leader in research, teaching and patient care. 

    Under his visionary leadership, All Children’s Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine launched an innovative new pediatric residency program and new fellowships, established the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute and expanded programs dedicated to patient safety and quality. He forged collaborations among physicians at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, leading to new clinical and translational research spanning both campuses. 

    Dr. Ellen joined the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1999. He was named vice dean for All Children’s Hospital in 2011 and president of All Children’s Hospital in 2012. 

    Dr. Ellen lives in St. Petersburg, FL and enjoys all that the Sunshine State has to offer. He and his wife have a son and daughter. 

    To learn more about Dr. Jonathan M. Ellen and his leadership of All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine, tune in Wednesday, May 6 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHRadio

  • 00:30

    A Day in the Life of Karen Maldonado #ACHRadio

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with guest Karen Maldonado. 

    Karen is the injury prevention coordinator for Florida Suncoast SAFE KIDS Coalition led by All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine. She has been with All Children’s since February 2015. 

    Before joining All Children’s, Karen worked as a child passenger safety technician and instructor. She currently teaches 10 car seat classes per month at All Children’s main campus and outpatient locations.  From drowning prevention and pedestrian safety to installing a car seat properly, find out firsthand what it’s like to work as an injury prevention coordinator at All Children’s Hospital. 

    To learn more about Karen Maldonado and Florida Suncoast SAFE KIDS Coalition, tune in Wednesday, April 15 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 00:30

    Match Day 2014 Recap and 1st Year Review with Dr. John Morrison #ACHRadio

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with guest and current All Children’s Johns Hopkins Medicine resident John Morrison, MD, PhD. 

    Originally from Iowa City, IA, Dr. Morrison matched with his first choice, All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine, in sunny Florida. The program’s leadership, clinical excellence, academic efforts and patient populations were some of the things that stood out to him when he was choosing his next level of eduction. All Children's Johns Hopkins Pediatric Residency Program welcomed its first class of residents in July 2014, Dr. Morrison is proud to be a part of the academic transformation at ACH. 

    Dr. Morrison feels the ACH JHM residency program provides a unique opportunity for residents to serve as leaders early in their careers across all domains of pediatrics, and also provides both didactic and hands-on training with an emphasis on individualized curricula to support each trainee's career goals.  

    To learn more about Dr. John Morrison and first year of residency, tune in Wednesday, March 18 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 00:31

    Breathing Is Important! Respiratory Care at All Children's Hospital!

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    Join us for the next episode of #ACHradio when we'll be interviewing Ryan Philpot, Director of Respiratory Therapy here at All Children's Hospital/Johns Hopkins Medicine. Learn about the unique challenges of providing such an important aspect of care in our highly acute and specialized setting!


    Hear about the challenges and triumphs of needing to act fast and save lives as a member of our Respiratory Therapy team!


    Don't miss it! #ACHradio is back on August 6th at 12:30 pm eastern time!

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    A Day in the life of our Emergency Center on #ACHradio

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with guest Shelly Moran, director of Pediatric Emergency Services and Clinical Decision Unit at All Children’s Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine. Originally from Chicago, Shelly has been with All Children’s since April 2014. From a high-stress environment to timely, compassionate care, find out first-hand what it’s like to work inside a pediatric Emergency Department. 

    To learn more about Shelly Moran, tune in Wednesday, February 18 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 00:30

    Social Media and Healthcare on the next #ACHradio!

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    Social media now dominates...well...just about everything! Learn how All Children's Hospital uses social media as a major communications tool for patients, employees, applicants and the community.


    We're going to have Darrell Lee (@DarrellFL) the Director of Digital & Interactive Services as our guest. He isresponsible for all social, digital and strategic communications. 


    We'll explore the many channels and platforms that are utilized at All Children's Hospital to connect and engage across the digital world.


    Tune in Tuesday January 6th at 12:30 eastern time...and remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio


     


     

  • 00:30

    Our 2014 Employee of the Year Interview with Tom Gombarcik

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    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel (@carolmacd), sits down with guest Tom Gombarcik, the 2014 All Children's Hospital Employee of the Year. 

    Tom works as a supply clerk in Materials Management and has been with All Children's Hospital since 1990. Because he goes above and beyond in his role, he has received numerous Employee of the Month nominations over the years, including 2014 May Employee of the Month and 2003 July Employee of Month. Most recently, he was recognized by his fellow employees for his hard work, positive attitude, dedication and kindness. 

    Tom's department director said: 
    He has been nominated for Employee of the Month many times because of his helpful ways and the pride he takes in his Service Excellence and his role-modeling of the ACH Service Standards. 


    The night he received this Employee of the Year honor, Tom remarked, "I am very thankful to be part of the group of people who were recognized this evening and be part of the more than 3,000 wonderful people who daily care for the families and children who come through our doors," said Gombarcik, who is known throughout the ACH campus for always being helpful and willing to go the extra mile.


    "I am truly thankful to be part of these two wonderful names in health care - All Children's Hospital and Johns Hopkins Medicine. I consider it a privilege to work here and I thank you very much."


    To learn more about our 2014 Employee of the Year, tune in Wednesday, February 4 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHRadio

  • 00:30

    Child Life Brings New Life To Our Patients! #ACHradio

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    Have you ever heard of a "Child Life" department? If not, you have an incredible opportunity to learn about one of the most impactful areas of All Children's Hospital. Tune in Wednesday December 17th at 12:30 eastern and hear from Kristin Maier, Director of Child Life, and learn about the amazing work these professionals do every single day.


    Sometimes the clinical work doesn't quite cover all the bases...and that's when Child Life comes to the rescue! Don't miss the next episode of #ACHradio!

  • 00:31

    Media Relations is a Big Deal! On the next #ACHradio!

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    Hospitals, particularly Children's Hospitals like All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, are a treasure to the communities they serve. With that amazing connection comes a big responsibility to communicate effectively with the people in the region.


    On our next show, we're going to visit with Danielle Rotolo, former news anchor and current Media Relations Specialist here at All Children's Hospital. We'll learn about Danielle's background, as well as the important role she plays interacting with many different customers including the media.


    Join us at 12:30 eastern time on September 3rd for our next episode of #ACHradio!