The Story of Transforming Care at the Bedside

Tami Merryman, vice president of Patient Care Services at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, presents a summary of Shadyside's efforts to implement the Foundation's Transforming Care at Bedside initiative. Her remarks are excerpted from an address given at RWJF's Nurses Leaders meeting, held Dec. 9, 2004, at the Foundation in Princeton, N.J. Shadyside is one of 13 hospitals taking part in the initiative.