Members of the panel included Marianne Broyles, RN, BSN, MA of the Veteran's Administration Medical Center who spoke on "Creative Writing in the Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder"; Kathleen Silva RN, of Santa Fe Adult Detention Center spoke on "Mental Health Nursing Care Issues in an Adult Detention Facility"; Lisa McGuire, RN, PMH-BC of the UNMH Adult Psychiatric Center spoke on "A Primary Care Focus in a Psychiatric Clinic"; Alice Whitt, RN, PMH-BC of the UNMH Psychiatric Center spoke on "The Implementation of Electronic Records"; and, Cristine Berry, RN, of the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas, NM spoke on "Nursing Care of the Patient who Responds with Violence".
Speakers and topics included the following: Lisa Atwa MSN, PMHNP, PMHCNS, RN of the UNMH Emergency Department spoke on "Nursing Issues in Mental Health Care of Native Americans"; Maureen Kolomeir RN, MBA, MSN, PMHNP-BC spoke on "Issues in Private Practice"; Janet Thelen MSN, RN PMHNP-BC of San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington spoke on "Mental Health Care in the General Hospital Setting"; and Carol Capitano PhD, PMHCNS-BC of UNMH Psychiatric Recovery and Resiliency Clinic spoke on "Psychiatric Urgent Care Issues'.
It is with these, "Concepts", "Competencies", and a tremendous amount of "Compassion" that the APNA NM Chapter and the UNMH Psychiatric Center and Education Department begin plans for our 2nd Annual New Mexico Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Conference which will be held in April 2015.
By turning to Brocade Professional Services, UNMH ensured the availability of reports from a Decision-Support System (DSS) that executives use daily to develop budget and business strategies.
Our healthcare delivery depends on the continuous flow of medical files and records to our staff," said Mike Biedermann, Systems Analyst, UNMH.
With a quarter mile separating the UNMH data centers housing the source and target arrays and the slow performance of the legacy system, hospital IT staff feared that technical issues could interrupt data services if they migrated the information across the production SAN.