ED Launches New ED Management Fellowship

The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) Fellowship in Emergency Department Management prepares emergency medicine (EM) physicians to become effective emergency department managers and leaders in their home departments. During the program, fellows will develop expertise in Emergency Department (ED) quality improvement and patient safety, ED operations (including clinical flow, overcrowding management, and pathway development), ED…


Daxing, China Delegation Visits BIDMC

The BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine is pleased to welcome a delegation of physicians and healthcare representatives from Daxing, China this week. Dr. Richard Wolfe, Dr. Jonathan Edlow, Dr. David Chiu, Dr. Michael Cocchi, and Dr. David Schoenfeld welcomed our visitors and engaged in healthcare discussions with these valued colleagues.

Train-the-Trainers Workshop, Region Sjaelland, Denmark

Shelley Calder, RN, CEN, MSN and Karen Stockbridge, RN, MSN, CEN are in Region Sjaelland, Denmark, this week working with internal medicine nurse colleagues on a 6-day trainers workshop on adult teaching methods and best practices and how to effectively teach competencies and skills stations. 56 Region Sjælland internal medicine & neurology department educators and…


BIDMC / Daxing Emergency Medicine Forum, Daxing Region, Beijing, China

Richard Wolfe, MD, Chief of Emergency Medicine, BIDMC, speaks on how to build a world-class academic emergency department at the 2017 Emergency Medicine Forum in Daxing District, Beijing. The forum was a collaboration between the Daxing District, Beijing, BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine,  and The City of Needham, Massachusetts, Daxing’s partner city.

Department Nurse Leaders Welcome Capital Region (Denmark) Nurse Educators

BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine nurse leaders welcomed representative nurse educators and nurse leaders from Denmark’s Capital Region (Hovedstadsregionen) this week. The visitors spent time learning about our department and our hospital’s nurse clinical education program, specifically our multi-disciplinary competency days, where several departments collaborate on providing interactive skills stations on a variety of high…


Welcome Danish Internal Medicine Nurse Leaders

Our department welcomes nurse colleagues from Region Sjaelland Denmark, directors and educators from 8 regional internal medicine departments, to discuss regional nursing competency-based education for 2018 and beyond. Project Director, Shelley Calder, RN, MSN, CEN, together with cardiac expert and nurse leader, Donna Williams, RN, MS, CCRN, are hosting the group.