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Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert

Baltimore, Maryland
My name is Brian, and I blog on behalf of LifeBridge Health, a regional health care organization based in northwest Baltimore city and Baltimore County. LifeBridge Health consists of Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Jewish... Full Bio
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LifeBridge Health Employees Get in the Game to Give Back by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sinai Hospital and Levindale employees savored food truck fair; posed with Poe, the Ravens’ mascot; and got in the groove for Get in the Game, the employee giving campaign, ... Read on »
From the Desk of Barry Eisenberg: A Message for Rosh Hashanah by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In Hebrew, Rosh Hashanah means “Head of the Year,” and it’s recognized as the start of the Jewish New Year. The most common greeting on Rosh Hashanah is “Shanah Tovah,” whic ... Read on »
Coming Back to Sinai Marks a Homecoming for One Employee by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine They say that home is where the heart is, so it was only natural for R.N. Shayla Evans to want to return to the LifeBridge Health community. Originally, Evans had to leave h ... Read on »
Race for Our Kids Stories: Jackson Buck by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Be inspired by the stories of the youngsters who’ve benefited from the care offered by the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital. Then join us at the 10th annual Rac ... Read on »
Race for Our Kids Stories: Emily Kolenda by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Be inspired by the stories of the youngsters who’ve benefited from the care offered by the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital. Then join us at the 10th annual Rac ... Read on »
Race for Our Kids Stories: Cimone Vaughan by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Be inspired by the stories of the youngsters who’ve benefited from the care offered by the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital. Then join us at the 10th annual Rac ... Read on »
Race for Our Kids Stories: Grace Callwood by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Be inspired by the stories of the youngsters who’ve benefited from the care offered by the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital. Then join us at the 10th annual Rac ... Read on »
10 Fun Facts About the 10th Annual Race for Our Kids by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Did you know that the Race for Our Kids is 10 years old? This annual event, which brings families from our community together to raise funds for the Herman & Walter Samuelso ... Read on »
LifeBridge Health Employees “Get in the Game” and Give to Their Communities by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine When it comes to talent, compassion and dedication, LifeBridge Health employees always take it to the end zone. So this year, our employee choice campaign has a gridiron the ... Read on »
Who’s Who at LifeBridge Health: Samantha Zipp Dowd by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine People say that the best gift of all is the act of giving itself. For the countless patients that receive care at LifeBridge Health facilities, wanting to return the favor i ... Read on »
The DOVE Program at Northwest Hospital Celebrates 10 Years of Service by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sara came to the Northwest Hospital ER by ambulance after her husband severely beat her and tried to suffocate her. According to the lethality assessment administered by a N ... Read on »
From the Desk of Neil Meltzer: LifeBridge Health’s Diversity Message for September 2014 by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Labor Day is a celebration of the labor movement and of the fortitude of American workers from all backgrounds. The first Labor Day was celebrated on Tuesday, September 5, 1 ... Read on »
Life Skills and Career Coaching at LifeBridge Health by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Life skills and career coaching is a great tool to help you create personal career goals, make decisions about your career path and overcome any barriers to your success in ... Read on »
From the Desk of Amy Perry: The Goal of Population Health by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Population health aims to improve the health of the entire population and to reduce health inequities among groups. At LifeBridge Health, we’ve been dedicated to this since ... Read on »
Save the Dates for Upcoming Conferences from The Sinai Rehabilitation Center and the Comprehensive... by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The Sinai Rehabilitation Center and the Comprehensive Sports Concussion Program at The Sandra and Malcolm Berman Brain & Spine Institute are excited to announce their fall c ... Read on »
LifeBridge Health Facilities Participate in the 2014 Maryland Region III Health and Medical... by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Northwest Hospital recently took part in a disaster drill to ensure that the hospital is prepared to respond to any situations that require evacuations. It was part of the 2 ... Read on »
How the Center for Wound Care at Northwest Hospital Got Me Back on My Feet by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I walk past the Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at Northwest Hospital every day – but I never thought I’d ever need their services. Let me back up: I was ... Read on »
The Center for Diabetic Limb Preservation Offers Hope to Patients in the Baltimore Area by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Diabetic foot sores, also known as “ulcers”, are the most common cause of foot amputations in the United States – but there is hope for patients in the Greater Baltimore are ... Read on »
The Employee Emergency Fund Helps Colleagues in Need by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It’s no secret that LifeBridge Health employees show incredible compassion for and commitment to our patients; but we go out of our way to show it to each other, as well. We ... Read on »
How to Be a Bridge Over Troubled Waters for Friends and Family by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine “What you’re going through is so horrible. I can’t even imagine being you.” We don’t need any context to know that these pearls of insight belong firmly in the category of “ ... Read on »