Core Leadership – a model for enhancing employee engagement

By Heather Brace

Engaging front-line nursing has been a quest at Intermountain Healthcare for many years. We have tried many approaches and last year adopted a model that is proving very effective in improving staff engagement, enhancing communication and developing leadership skills in our five hospitals in the Salt Lake metro area.

Concussions: What You Need to Know

By Brad Gillman

Concussions have been discussed on the news and in sports media heavily the last few years. Now Hollywood is bringing new attention with the feature film, “Concussion” starring Will Smith. The movie follows the true story of physician Bennett Omalo, played by Smith, who discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) during the autopsy of Pittsburgh Steeler’s player Mike Webster. CTE is a brain deteriorating disease that affects athletes from repeated hits to the head.