Wow! Every single inspired destination touched my heart. I loved how diverse the "truths" are in each of the stories. Regardless your race, culture, or religion there is going to be one, two, or ten take aways. --David Zambrana, University of Miami Hospital
I laughed, I cried, I was proud to be a nurse. --Pauletta Thomas, Blue Ridge Health
My heart and head were stimulated by the stories. This book is a gift to any nurse who has been on the front lines. My focus has been resharpened and my passion re-ignited. --Linda Deering, Sherman Health
About the Author
Rich is a Studer Group expert coach assisting healthcare organizations in implementing the Evidence-Based LeadershipSM framework, a national speaker and the author of Inspired Nurse. He brings a strong knowledge base of healthcare operations coupled with the ability to articulate the passion partners expect from Studer Group. Rich has more than 16 years of clinical, legal, risk management, patient safety and nursing management experience. With clinical experience in a broad range of areas such as Pediatric Intensive Care, Trauma Intensive Care, Behavioral Health and Emergency Medicine, Rich understands the challenges, joys and value of purpose, worthwhile work and making a difference in healthcare. Rich believes that: "The passion healthcare workers have for their profession is rivaled only by the tremendous difference that they make in the lives of the people that they touch. It is through the minds and hands of these special human beings that suffering is alleviated, comfort is brought and human excellence is exemplified."