My Scope of Practice

My Scope of Practice: Building Relationships Across the Care Continuum

Never above you. Never below you. Always beside you. — Walter Winchell (1897-1972) ...

My Scope of Practice: The Patients Who Change Our Lives

What you are is what you have been. What you’ll be is what you do now. — Buddha...

My Scope of Practice: Clinical, Academic, and Personal Commitments to Wound Care

What you can do, or dream you can do, begin it; boldness has genius, power and magic in it. — W. H. Murray in The Scottish Himalaya Expedition, 1951...

My Scope of Practice: Patience and Compassion in Wound Care

To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded. — Bessie Stanley, “Success” (adaptation)...

My Scope of Practice: A Podiatrist’s Thoughts on the Importance of Education

Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. — JK Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows...

My Scope of Practice: Managing Costs and Wound Care in Brazil

Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilize existing material to the best advantage. —Jawaharlal Nehru, first Prime Minister of India

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My Scope of Practice: Pioneering Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Care Nursing in Brazil

One’s life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion. – Simone de Beauvoir, French author

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My Scope of Practice: Village Mentality

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.  — Henry Ford

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My Scope of Practice: Supporting the Wound Care Patient

The greatest joys in life are found not only in what we do and feel, but also in our quiet hopes and labors for others. – Bryant McGill, Voice of Reason

 

There are many ways to help others. Whether it involves ensuring an elderly woman is eating properly or bandaging a young man’s wound, supporting others is always of vital importance. Susan Girolami, RN, BSN, CWOCN, acknowledges this type of service proliferates in the field of wound care. “Serving people with challenges keeps you humble and appreciative of good health,” she says....

My Scope of Practice: Kindness in Wound Care

Kindness, I’ve discovered, is everything in life. — Isaac Bashevis Singer, 20th century Jewish-American author...