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Weekly Wellness: Social media is not real life

Is your social media newsfeed filled with perfection? Beautiful photos, brilliant articles, breathtaking vacations, Martha Stewart dinner plates? If so, you’re not alone. But those are only snapshots – quick moments. The best foot forward. We promise, nobody has IT ALL together, ALL the time. So if you’re comparing yourself to others, try to remember […]

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Weekly Wellness: Appreciate who you are

  A vital part of wellness is accepting yourself for who you are, imperfections and all, so Dr. Jess Badwards reminds us in this week’s wellness blog. Celebrate what makes you unique. Appreciate what each of your team members bring to your life, whether it’s around the dinner table or in the ED. The world […]

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Celebrating Women: Words of Wisdom from an Admired USACS Physician

As we conclude Women’s History Month, The Shift had a conversation with one of the most admired leaders at US Acute Care Solutions, Chairman of the National Clinical Governance Board Joan Kolodzik, MD, FACEP, also a physician in the southwest Ohio area, serving clinically in many of the Mercy Health hospitals. Her home base is […]

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Weekly Wellness: How are you doing?

How are you doing? How many times per day do you get that question? But really… how are you doing? If it’s truly not “fine” – then that’s a sign that you may need to share your feelings with someone close to you. Weekly Wellness Tip By Dr. Jess Badwards | bewellhealwell.com  How are you doing? Try answering this question honestly, […]

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Weekly Wellness: Call your mom

In this week’s blog post, Dr. Jess Badwards shares how changing one thing… changes everything. Be inspired: here (Start by calling your mom!) Weekly Wellness Tip By Dr. Jess Badwards | bewellhealwell.com This week, change one thing. Don’t become overwhelmed by all you want to do and change. Change one thing. And feel proud that you […]

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Weekly Wellness: One year later

Did the pandemic leave you feeling like you had the weight of the world on your shoulders? If so, you’re not alone. In this week’s post, Dr. Jess Badwards shares how important it is to acknowledge all you’ve been through as this public health crisis turns a year old. Weekly Wellness Tip By Dr. Jess […]

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In Celebration of International Women’s Day: Marian Toronko, MBA, MHA, RN

From Sierra Leone to Washington, D.C., standout IAC RN Marian Toronka serves with excellence   For International Women’s Day, US Acute Care Solutions is thrilled to honor RN Acute Care Service Coordinator Marian Toronka, MBA, MHA, BSN, RN. Though Toronka has only been with USACS (Fort Washington Medical Center, Maryland) since November 2020, she already […]

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Wellness: Expectations

Do you expect to be perfect? While it is important to aim for perfection, it is impossible to be perfect. USACS clinicians have a lot of tools in their toolbox to help us be excellent, such as, first off, providing excellent care, and also FailSafe, other apps, continuing education, and clinical management tools.  We do our best […]

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Wellness: Check your attitude

Are the little frustrations adding up? Dr. Jess Badwards asks this week, “When you showed up for your first day of work after graduating, would those things have upset you?” Take stock of your attitude, and decide if little frustrations are worth your mental health. Weekly Wellness Tip By Dr. Jess Badwards | bewellhealwell.com This week, […]

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Weekly Wellness: Prioritizing Mental Health

                Dr. Jess Badwards reminds physicians this week that the world does not stop if you take the time to care for your own mental health. So make the time to care for yourself – even if it means taking a day off. Consider scheduling it into your […]

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