It was a pleasure to spend the day in Boston Sept. 18 learning from Brigham and Women’s Continuous Virtual Monitoring team, which hosted a daylong conference entitled, “Using Virtual Monitors to Enhance Safety and Reduce Falls in Hospitals.” The team at Brigham and Women’s, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, discussed in-depth the hospital’s […]
About Lisbeth Votruba, MSN, RN, PCCN, Vice President of Clinical Quality and Innovation
Before joining AvaSure as the vice president of clinical quality and innovation, Lisbeth Votruba, MSN, RN, PCCN, led the first installment of AvaSys at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s in Grand Rapids, Mich., in 2009. She has a master’s degree in nursing from Columbia University in New York. Votruba has completed five IRB-approved nursing research projects as the principal investigator. She serves on the state board of directors for the American Nurses Association in Michigan.
“Are you ready to leave the Dark Side yet?” Rhonda Collins, MSN, RN, Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer of Vocera Communications, still gets asked this question by former colleagues years after leaving the world of hospital nurse leadership. “I used to think it was funny,” she told me, but now she knows it reflects […]
I found so much fulfillment working as a nurse in the acute care setting for 20 years. So although it was very intriguing to me to join AvaSure, an exciting and innovative company, I wouldn’t have made the transition last fall if I didn’t know I would still be making a positive impact on the […]