Innovators, Visionaries, Leaders, Healers

These are the Faces of Nursing at Brigham Health

With a never-ending commitment to compassionate care and medical innovation, the nurses of Brigham Health are relentless in their pursuit of improving the health of our patients. Their devotion to exceptional care is matched only by their dedication to identifying new treatments, influencing new care pathways, and inspiring and educating their peers. From the laboratory to the bedside, Brigham Health nurses are committed to achieving the best possible outcome for patients and families. See more of the faces of nursing.

Meet the Faces of Nursing at Brigham Health

Innovators, visionaries, leaders, healers. Watch to learn more about the nurses at Brigham Health.

Why did you become a nurse?

Everyone has a story about their calling to nursing. Hear some of the stories from Brigham Health nurses about the moment they knew.

Nurse administering CAR-T-Cell therapy

CAR T-Cell Therapy Offers Cancer Patients ‘Second Chance at Life’

Nurses at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center play a vital role in expanding the use of FDA-approved CAR T-Cell therapies for patients with some forms of treatment-resistant lymphoma.

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Bridge to Recovery team

Bridge to Recovery for Patients with Substance Use Disorder

The goal of the Brigham Health Bridge to Recovery is to connect patients with the services they need immediately, then help them find the right program to support their recovery.

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Nurse-Led Course Improves Care of Sexual Assault Victims

Nurse-Led Course Improves Care of Sexual Assault Victims

The Sexual Assault Simulation Course for Healthcare Providers (SASH) is the first nurse-led program at the Brigham’s Neil and Elise Wallace STRATUS Center for Medical Simulation.

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Teamwork Makes Same-Day Joint Replacement Service Possible

Teamwork Makes Same-Day Joint Replacement Service Possible

Nurses at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital work closely with orthopaedic surgeons and members of other multidisciplinary teams to care for patients receiving outpatient joint replacement care.

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Brigham Nurse Organizes First Tourniquet Training for Public School System

Brigham Health Nurse Organizes First Tourniquet Training for Public School System

A trauma nurse is helping students and school officials to learn life-saving skills in the event of a bleeding emergency.

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Improving Comfort, Reducing Infection Risk for Neonatal ICU Patients

Improving Comfort, Reducing Infection Risk for Neonatal ICU Patients

Neonatal ICU nurses pioneer the use of an adult medical device to improve comfort and reduce infection risk in Brigham Health's tiniest and most vulnerable patients.

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Brigham and Women’s Hospital Receives Magnet Designation

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Receives Magnet Designation

Nurses played a vital role in Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s journey to Magnet designation, considered the gold standard of nursing excellence and high-quality care delivered by an institution.

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Nurses Champion Interventional Psychiatry in the PACU

Nurses Champion Interventional Psychiatry in the PACU

Nurses in the Department of Psychiatry at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital are championing the use of leading-edge treatments for patients with severe depression.

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Preparing Cancer Patients for Successful Recovery from Surgery

Preparing Cancer Patients for Successful Recovery from Surgery

Including input from multidisciplinary teams, nurses developed a comprehensive pre-operative course for cancer patients to help prepare them for their new routine after surgery.

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A Grateful Patient Reflects on the Care He Received from His Expert Nurse

A Grateful Patient Reflects on the Care He Received from His Expert Nurse

Read a grateful patient’s thoughts on the expert nursing care he received while recovering from shoulder surgery at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital.

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Writing the book on Forensic Nursing

Writing the book on Forensic Nursing

A chance opportunity at a conference led one Brigham nurse to publish a book for healthcare professionals on the field of forensic nursing.

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 ICU Diary: Helping Patients Remember Their Time in the ICU

ICU Diary: Helping Patients Remember Their Time in the ICU

Waking up in an ICU for the first time after suffering from a major health event can be a frightening experience, so these nurses found a comforting way to help patients gain clarity about their time spent at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

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