Department of Nursing Publications

The Department of Nursing maintains several publications to keep nurses informed and educated about recent departmental updates, news and initiatives.

Heart & Science

A monthly publication for our nurses and the hospital community, Heart & Science tells stories, reports on recent programs and offers insight into the day-to-day work of BWH nurses as well as Patient Care Services personnel.


A regular email communication from Lisa M. Morrissey, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, interim chief nursing officer and senior vice president of Patient Care Services, to all BWH nurses, Caring...Healing...Connecting is meant to inform, educate and inspire nurses in addition to thanking them for the important work they do.

Nursing News

An email sent each Friday to all nurses, Nursing News provides an overview of educational opportunities, announcements, awards and other significant updates.

Department of Nursing Annual Report

A print and online publication, the Department of Nursing Annual Report highlights the department’s collective achievements in support of its vision to provide excellent care to patients and families, with the best staff, in the safest environment. The Department of Nursing 2016 Annual Report, “Drawn to Care – Driven to Excellence,” highlights our journey to Magnet designation.

Read the inaugural Department of Nursing Annual Report for 2015.


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