The Pandemic Pivot

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Faculty, staff, students and alumni in the greater IHP community are doing their part on the front lines, whether caring for patients, volunteering, improving existing techniques, and more. Below are examples of their thoughts and work.

October 06, 2020

COVID, Kids, and Controlled Chaos

Photo of the Ruggiero family

For Kristine and Mike Ruggiero, balancing their roles as IHP faculty while raising four kids at home during the pandemic has been a balancing act.

October 02, 2020

The Challenges of Providing Spiritual Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sarah Rossmassler

Dr. Sarah Rossmassler, an assistant professor of nursing, joined three members of the Mass General Hospital Spiritual Care department to discuss caring for patients during COVID-19 at the 2020-2021 academic year’s first Kenneth B. Schwartz Center Educational Rounds.

September 23, 2020

The Pandemic Pivot

Shelby Lee Freed wears a face shield as she talks to someone through the window of a car

While the coronavirus pandemic has affected all aspects of the MGH Institute, the school has met this challenge and innovated in ways that will have a lasting impact on how students are educated.

July 20, 2020

NP Students Prepare for Telepractice

NP student framed by iPad

NP students are utilizing cutting-edge online Objective Structured Clinical Examinations to prepare for a future where telepractice is the norm, not the exception.

July 09, 2020

On the Front Lines of Efficient COVID-19 Patient Evaluations

Shelby Lee Freed, MSN '11, working with a COVID-19 patient at Oregon Health & Sciences University Hospital. PHOTO: Bradley W. Parks. Courtesy of Oregon Public Broadcasting.

Photo: Bradley W. Parks. Courtesy of Oregon Public Broadcasting.

Shelby Freed, a 2011 MSN graduate, used her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic to develop a more efficient way to evaluate and test COVID-19 patients at Oregon Health & Science University Hospital.



Faculty, staff, students and alumni in the greater IHP community are doing their part on the front lines, whether caring for patients, volunteering, improving existing techniques, and more. Below are examples of their thoughts and work.