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Latino Group Providing Equitable Access to Lifesaving Vaccines

Latino Group Providing Equitable Access to Lifesaving Vaccines

More than 200,000 individuals in Sonoma County, Calif., are now considered fully vaccinated, but many more will need to be vaccinated to reach herd immunity. Among those still unvaccinated include some in the county’s Latino population. “Vaccine science is complicated...

Leading with Heart: How Nursing Background Benefits COO

Leading with Heart: How Nursing Background Benefits COO

Nurses understand what it takes to give safe, quality care that is service-oriented. That is why nurses bring a wealth of clinical understanding to the chief executives. Hamila Kownacki, R.N., MSHA and chief operating officer at Sutter’s California Pacific Medical...

Nurse Offers Compassion, Dash of Fairy Magic

Nurse Offers Compassion, Dash of Fairy Magic

Experienced nurses know sometimes healthcare has less to do with medicine and more to do with caring and kindness. Recently, one radiation oncology nurse took special care of a young patient whose cancer had progressed and who was no longer a candidate for...

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