Aging/Gerontology, Education, Humanity, Social Work/Helping Profession/Mental Health

Social Workers & Client Enrichment

*Photo: Ardmair-Highlands As a social worker who works as a case manager in a Jewish community agency-I say client not patient. Medical institutions, hospitals, hospice, etc. use the word patient. I came across this article by chance when viewing another article on hospice, social work, and death. The article Hospice Social Work and Patient Enrichment is very… Continue reading Social Workers & Client Enrichment

Healthcare, Humanity

The Human Factor at Emergency Department

Hola a tod@s, my dear friends. Something is changing in the hospital, specially at Emergency Department of the Hospital Universitario San Juan de Alicante. Montserrat Soler, auxiliary nurse, has edited "The Human Factor at Emergency Department," a guide to humanize care of patients and families in this area of the hospital. Source: alicanteactualidad.com In her… Continue reading The Human Factor at Emergency Department

Humanity, ICU

What do they want to tell?

Hola a tod@s, my dear friends. Rather than anything, thanks everybody for the response given to "Human tools." We knew that it is a great film, but with the fire in Networks and more than 2000 visits in the first 24 hours our expectations have been beyond! Keep helping us do this trending Topic in your day… Continue reading What do they want to tell?

Humanity, ICU

Noise Pollution in the ICU

Hola a tod@s, my dear friends. Who and what generates noise in the ICU? Mainly people.Today, we talk about this interesting subject thanks to the article Noise pollution in the ICU: time to look into the mirror published in Critical Care in August 2014 and yesterday shared by our friend Carles Calaf in his social networks.Noise can have… Continue reading Noise Pollution in the ICU

Career/Job Advice, Social Work/Helping Profession/Mental Health

Demand the Best of Yourself

Set your own standard of elite performance and rise to meet it each and every day, with each person you interact with. Give it your very best. Set the bar. Excel in your workplace whether anyone is around to witness what you do or not. Do you personally have a standard of work that you… Continue reading Demand the Best of Yourself

Healthcare, Humanity, ICU

Miracles Exist

Yes,  "miracles" exist.  And I put it in quotes because the real miracle is not to lose hope nowadays and you should fight for what you want. But, don't miss it! Because if you don't, you'll find the job you were looking for or what you desire. If you read the post I wrote for… Continue reading Miracles Exist

Healthcare, ICU

José Carlos Bermejo and the Listening Center, Listening Award 2014

José Carlos Bermejo and the Listening Center, Listening Award 2014  Hola a tod@s, my dear Friends. From IC-HU Project, we add and celebrate the Listening Award 2014  to our Friends of Centro de Humanización para la Salud (Center of Humanization of Health).Teléfono de la Esperanza (The Hope Phone) has  awarded to José Carlos Bermejo, Director of the Center and Centro de Escucha (Listening Center),  with… Continue reading José Carlos Bermejo and the Listening Center, Listening Award 2014