Archive: January2010

Our newest winner…

Thanks once again to everyone who entered the latest giveaway. I wish I had stuff to give each of you, but, alas, I have only one copy to offer up. Click through for our winner... Our magic random number generator…

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Weekly Wrap-Up @ the Sustainability Blog

Weekly Wrap-Up @ the Sustainability Blog

This week over at the Sustainability site: *The beauty of under-reacting, and why you might want to indulge in a   little under-reacting yourself *Social networking and Twitter: check out who else is expressing   themselves in 140 characters or less... By…

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New Clinical Guide: Photography

New Clinical Guide: Photography

I've been meaning to get a new clinical guide up, but this one has been a challenge. See, injury photography hasn't been written up extensively in the literature. What is out there is by and large pretty old (you'll see…

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Free Online Forensic Nursing CEUs

Free Online Forensic Nursing CEUs

I had an email yesterday about finding CEUs for forensic nurses, which made me think that it's probably a good time to remind people about the free CEUs available online from IAFN. If you haven't yet checked them, I encourage…

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Reader Request: 10 Things About Me

Reader Request: 10 Things About Me

One of our lovely Australian readers sent me an email that said, in part, "Love the 10 Things posts you have done in the past. How about 10 Things about you, so your readers can get to know you a…

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DV and Substance Abuse

DV and Substance Abuse

JWI's National Alliance to End Domestic Violence has a webinar coming up February 4th from 12-1 pm ET on substance abuse and domestic violence. Cost of the webinar is free for members, $25 for everyone else. Advanced registration is a…

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Playground

Playground

Nest Foundation has produced an incredibly powerful film on child sex trafficking in America. Playground is being used to raise awareness of child commercial sexual exploitation. The foundation's website promises other art-driven media campaigns and an educational curriculum for high…

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Our Next Giveaway

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. Once again, our friends at GW Medical Publishing have picked out a title for one lucky FHO reader to receive. As with the previous giveaways, all you need to do to enter the giveaway is…

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FHO: Now with More Twitter

FHO: Now with More Twitter

I've added one more way to stay current with FHO. We're now on Twitter (yes, we're the last ones to get there, I know). If you would like to subscribe to FHO via Twitter, you'll now see that link in…

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Weekly Wrap-Up & AEQ

Weekly Wrap-Up & AEQ

This week over at the sustainability site, a few goodies for your perusal: *A cross-post on This Emotional Life, and sustaining ourselves in the work *SANE competency and role expectations: a few links to help provide some guidance I'd also like to…

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That’s Not Cool Campaign Tools Website

That’s Not Cool Campaign Tools Website

Prevention Connection is hosting a webinar on the That's Not Cool campaign and their new Campaign Tools site. "That's Not Cool focuses on preventing controlling or abusive behavior occurring within the digital universe - online, via cellphone, etc. - and encourages…

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In My Inbox: Threats in the ED & This Emotional Life

In My Inbox: Threats in the ED & This Emotional Life

This morning when I booted up my email I found two great things to share. The first is a fantastic blog entry over at Chief Complaint (the Medscape ED Physician's blog). It briefly discusses an encounter with a patient who…

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Books: To Buy and To Giveaway

Books: To Buy and To Giveaway

Donations and supplies are still desperately needed for Haiti. Please consider making a donation to Partners in Health at the FHO contribution site: http://act.pih.org/page/outreach/view/haitiearthquake/FHO. We're so close to our goal! About once a week someone emails me to ask what's…

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Protocol Development for Multidisciplinary Teams

Protocol Development for Multidisciplinary Teams

Donations and supplies are still desperately needed for Haiti. Please consider making a donation to Partners in Health at the FHO contribution site: http://act.pih.org/page/outreach/view/haitiearthquake/FHO. MNCASA's Sexual Violence Justice Institute is hosting a 4-part webinar series on the protocol development cycle…

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Join Me in Supporting PIH

I know that I am late to post something about Haiti, but with the reports looking bleaker and bleaker, I figured I'm not too late. Please join me in showing your support through a contribution to Partners in Health, a…

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Stalking in the Workplace

Stalking in the Workplace

OVC's next web forum is on stalking in the workplace. The actual forum will be January 19th from 2-3pm ET, but you can submit questions ahead of time, and/or visit the site after the fact and read the responses to…

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Weekly Wrap-Up @ the Sustainability Blog

Weekly Wrap-Up @ the Sustainability Blog

I've been remiss in keeping the sustainability site stocked with new posts. My travel schedule as such has meant only a couple posts over the past 2 weeks. So today's wrap-up is a couple weeks of content, which sadly doesn't…

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Hello, Gorgeous…

Hello, Gorgeous…

Anyone else seen the new SAFE TA website?

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Health Care Guidelines for Sexual Assault Patients

Health Care Guidelines for Sexual Assault Patients

I love when things like this show up in my in-box (thanks, Kim!). Virginia has released a new document for healthcare providers: Virginia’s Healthcare Response to Sexual Assault Guidelines for the Acute Care of Adult and Post-Pubertal Adolescent Sexual Assault Patients.…

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Canada Updates

Canada Updates

Make sure to check out our Canada page for new updates!

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