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Huddling around Family Medicine's visual management board are, from left, Sondra Green, Alicia Hall, Cathy Kirkpatrick, Reagan Rayborn, Connye Henry and Lyndsey Carlton.

Visual management boards give frontline staff care solutions forum

Monday, June 10, 2019

UMMC's family medicine staff have found a tool to help improve care and efficiency. Visual management boards - marker boards about three feet long placed on a clinic wall - are physically simple. But they provide a road map of staff-generated fresh ideas for patient care, with a means of tracking the ideas to their ultimate implementation. Read More

Alex Rueff, who served in the student chaplain position last year as a fourth-year medical student, shares a laugh with Princeton Donelson, Children's Hospital patient.

New chaplain position helps SOM students develop holistic care approach

Monday, June 3, 2019

A personal experience helped Edgar Meyer, then-Associated Student Body president, develop a unique idea: to create a student chaplain position so future health care providers could learn how to become more holistic providers. With assistance from pastoral services staff, Meyer's idea has taken root at UMMC. Read More

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