Thanks for your support…enjoy a Happy, Healthy Holiday Season and a wonderful New Year

Thanks for your support…enjoy a Happy, Healthy Holiday Season and a wonderful New Year

On behalf of the GEDI Board of Directors and our collaborative affiliates, we thank you for another successful year. In spite of the pandemic, our volunteer community stepped up and stepped out to meet our mission and vision…at GEDI, we are trusted resources for...
Turning Lessons Learned into Action Plans by GEDI board member and guest author, Dr. Ann Marie T. Brooks

Turning Lessons Learned into Action Plans by GEDI board member and guest author, Dr. Ann Marie T. Brooks

The pandemic has changed all our lives forever. We have read, watched, or listened to shows and discussed with others the lessons we have learned from the past 18 months. During a recent professional nursing conference that I attended in person, the number of oral...
Happy Nurses Week by guest editor, Dr. Ann Marie T. Brooks

Happy Nurses Week by guest editor, Dr. Ann Marie T. Brooks

It has been a year since we celebrated Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday!  While our May 2020 activities honoring her legacy were scaled back due to the pandemic,  it is time to again celebrate her remarkable accomplishments and align her vision, insights, and...
COVID-19 and the Human Connection by GEDI Secretary, Mary Alexander, MA, RN, CRNI®, CAE, FAAN

COVID-19 and the Human Connection by GEDI Secretary, Mary Alexander, MA, RN, CRNI®, CAE, FAAN

As health care professionals care for patients with COVID-19, taking measures to prevent the spread of the virus, we must not lose sight of maintaining the human connection. The practice was so commonplace before has changed due to COVID-19. Nurses are used to wearing...