Week in Review: Week of May 7, 2018

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This week it was all about the nurses! To celebrate Nurses Week, Headlines highlighted the dedication and excellence of the organization’s nursing community. Readers also looked back at Bring Your Child to Work Day and looked forward to Mother’s Day with a glimpse inside the birth center at Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital.

In case you missed it, here’s the latest!

Nursing at Michigan Medicine: An all-star team

Nurses Week began with a look at the all-star lineup of nurses at Michigan Medicine. Click here to check out a unique photo gallery of nurses — celebrating their teamwork, unity, mentorship and more! — and find a complete rundown of educational opportunities offered to the nursing community in 2018.

Michigan Medicine nurses committed to making an impact

As the week progressed, faculty and staff got a closer look at the impact many of the organization’s nurses make on a daily basis. From saving the lives of critically-ill babies to carrying out vital research, there is no shortage of exceptional work being carried out at the academic medical center. Click through to find out more!

Just kid-ding around: Children have fun-filled day at Michigan Medicine

In late April, many faculty and staff spent Bring Your Child to Work Day giving their boys and girls a glimpse into the fun, yet important, tasks they perform at Michigan Medicine. The children had a blast riding the bus, learning to “perform surgery” and even carrying out “research” projects at NCRC. Take a look at a photo gallery from the exciting day!

A place where every day is Mother’s Day

Sunday is Mother’s Day — but in the birth center at Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, every day is Mother’s Day. That’s where faculty and staff help more than 4,000 women a year become mothers. Learn more about the birth center and check out a video highlighting how powerful it is to help welcome a new baby into the world.