Beyond the Bedside: A Blog by Renown Nurses

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Nursing Blog: What Attracted You to Nursing?

In honor of Nurse’s Week, Renown Health Chief Nursing Officers Jen Richards, PhD, RN, and Melodie Osborn, RN, BSN, MBA, share what inspired them to become nurses. Everyone has a story about why they became...
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Nursing Blog: Delivering the Right Care in the Right Setting

The nurses at Renown Health make a genuine difference every day for the people and communities we serve. To share their voices and perspective, BestMedicine is proud to introduce Beyond the Bedside, a blog featuring...
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Beyond the Bedside: Building a Culture of Innovation in Nursing

The nurses at Renown Health make a genuine difference every day for the people and communities we serve. To share their voices and perspective, BestMedicine is proud to introduce Beyond the Bedside, a blog featuring...

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Homemade Strength: Finding Solace by Comforting Others

After the sudden death of a sibling, a Renown ICU nurse found comfort in a new hobby, which she now uses to help families experiencing grief. Intensive Care Unit Nurse Amber Solesbee knows the grief of losing...

What’s a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant?

Having a primary care provider is important. But does that provider need to be a doctor? And what if your doctor doesn’t have immediate availability when you need it? We’re here to explain the...

‘The Journey Within:’ Helping Others Through Grief

Learn more about a Renown Health nurse who formed a nonprofit to help other families through loss.  After the unexpected loss of her young husband, a Renown Health nurse turned her grief into helping other...

Nursing Careers at Renown Health

Learn more about our mission, vision and values and the benefits of a career in nursing at Renown Health today.

Meet the Writers

Melodie Osborn

Melodie Osborn, RN, BSN

Melodie Osborn, Renown Health vice president and chief nursing officer, transitional care services, oversees the daily patient care and operational services for Renown’s acute rehabilitation hospital, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, home health and hospice care, palliative care and advanced wound care.

Jen Richards, PhD, RN

Jen Richards, Renown Health vice president and chief nursing officer, acute care services, oversees hospital-based nursing care, including the emergency, ICU, telemetry and medical/surgical inpatient departments.

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