Submit Your Wellness Photos
Whether it’s preparing a healthy plate at mealtime, taking the stairs, practicing yoga, meditating or something entirely different, we’re looking for photos of BWH employees pursuing your own definition of wellness. Please send a photo, your full name, title and department to BWHBulletin@partners.org by Friday, Jan. 29. View the photos that have already been submitted. Learn more about wellness resources at BWH.
Introducing the Redesigned Safety Matters
The monthly publication devoted to promoting transparency and educating staff about errors is now available in an easy-to-read format at bwhsafetymatters.org. Visit the site to read the latest feature, a welcome note from BWHC leadership, Safety Matters archives, related links and the opportunity to comment and ask questions. Email BWHSafetyMatters@partners.org with questions and comments.
2016 V-Day Event, Feb. 12
BWH is hosting a V-Day event to unite the Brigham community in a discussion of how trauma-informed care can better identify and heal survivors of human trafficking and violence. Join on Friday, February 12, noon–1 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater, to hear from a survivor advocate and a panel of BWH faculty and staff. An informal reception in the 15 Francis St. rotunda will follow the event with light refreshments and representatives from BWH’s Passageway program.
February Vacation Club
The February Vacation Club runs from Tuesday, Feb. 16, to Friday, Feb. 19, with registration opening Tuesday, Jan. 19. The club is open to children ages 5–12. Cost is $60 per day or $225 for the week. Limited space is also available for children ages 2–4. Registration is prepaid and non-refundable. For more information, call 617-732-9543.