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2013 February Posts

Meet Us Monday – Meet Beth Harmening, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
Feb 24, 2013

Meet Us Monday – Meet Beth Harmening, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Q. What are some of your hobbies outside work? A.  I like socializing, kayaking, and hiking. Q. How long have you worked at Gillette? A.  I’ve worked at Gillette…
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My Incredible Meeting with Lady Gaga (Superstar Supporter of CurePity!)
Feb 21, 2013

My Incredible Meeting with Lady Gaga (Superstar Supporter of CurePity!)

One thing most people probably don’t know about me is that I’m a huge Lady Gaga fan.  Growing up with cerebral palsy, I hit a…
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Meet Us Monday – Meet Kaitlin Lewis, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
Feb 17, 2013

Meet Us Monday – Meet Kaitlin Lewis, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Meet Kaitlin Lewis, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist What are some of your hobbies outside work? Weekend road trips, sewing & painting, playing with my dog and an avid yoga practitioner! How…
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Life for Leo after a Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy Surgery
Feb 14, 2013

Life for Leo after a Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy Surgery

Dear Gillette Team, We are thrilled to share what our son, Leo, has achieved in the past year. It is almost one year ago (March 28, 2012) since we traveled from the…
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Meet Us Monday – Meet Tammy Larson, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
Feb 10, 2013

Meet Us Monday – Meet Tammy Larson, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Q. How long have you worked at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare? A. I have worked at Gillette for 22 years! Q. Do you have any children or pets? A. I…
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Gillette’s Teach-Back Method
Feb 7, 2013

Gillette’s Teach-Back Method

Some conversations with Gillette staff might have a slightly different feel to them in 2013. We’re increasing our use of “teach-back,” a method of educating patients and their families about…
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From Patient Family to Gillette Nurse
Feb 5, 2013

From Patient Family to Gillette Nurse

At Gillette, we believe our staff members are something special. The compassion and care they provide to our patients is remarkable. In some cases, that compassion grows from a unique…
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Meet Us Monday – Amy Gordon, Appointment Coordinator
Feb 3, 2013

Meet Us Monday – Amy Gordon, Appointment Coordinator

Q. What are some of your hobbies outside work? A. I’m part of a golf league in the summer, a pool league in the winter, love to read, spend…
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