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.

June 23, 2020

The Challenge of Caring for Newborns During COVID-19

Jennifer Duran

Jennifer Duran, a nurse at Massachusetts General Hospital and a student in the Institute’s Master of Health Professions Education program, says it’s emotionally hard seeing mothers and their newborns separated but is buoyed by happy outcomes.

May 19, 2020

DNP Alumni, Students Lead Spaulding Cambridge COVID-19 Efforts

Spaulding Cambridge

Alumni and current students of the MGH Institute’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program have led the transformation of Spaulding Hospital Cambridge into a COVID-19 positive post-acute long-term acute care facility to support the Mass General Brigham health care system's acute care hospitals manage...

May 12, 2020

Nurses Week Message from Jeanette Ives Erickson

Photo of Jeanette Ives Erickson, RN, DNP, FAAN

Jeanette Ives Erickson, chair of the Board of Trustees at MGH Institute, Chief Nurse Emerita at Massachusetts General Hospital and co-director of Boston Hope, marks the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale by recognizing the critical role nurses play at Boston Hope, and all nurses at the...

May 12, 2020

OTD Student Drives Into the COVID-19 Pandemic

Laura Magee, OTD '20, during a shift as an EMT for Cataldo Ambulance Service.

When Laura Magee settles in behind the wheel of an ambulance during her shift as an EMT, odds are that she’ll be working with patients who test positive for the coronavirus.



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.