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Women and Heart Disease: What you Need to Know

the MWHC Blog Team February 24, 2016

Eighty percent of all heart disease is preventable – and heart disease does affect women. In fact, it is the…

When Our Hospital Patients Talk, We Listen

the MWHC Blog Team March 11, 2016

Patient Jill Pinch saw the notice online: MedStar Washington Hospital Center was asking former hospital patients to volunteer to help…

Getting Care Where I’m Most Comfortable—Medical House Call Program

the MWHC Blog Team March 17, 2016

The below entry by Arnold Goldberger, Washington, D.C., was originally published on the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services…

Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) FREE

the MWHC Blog Team March 23, 2016

CLABSI Free – A Quality & Safety Milestone  This week, Unit 2G, a medical intensive care unit at MedStar Washington…

I am Nursing

the MWHC Blog Team March 25, 2016

Celebrating Nursing A professional rugby player, a former ballet dancer and a volunteer who works with the homeless – all…

A Breast Cancer Diagnosis: It Takes Your Breath Away

the MWHC Blog Team April 12, 2016

Breast Cancer Can Affect Anyone  My name is Heidi Kirby (Photo above L to R Dr. Sandra Swain, former Director of…