Kate Granger and the lasting legacy of #hellomynameis
Thousands of nurses have championed Kate Granger's simple message of introducing themselves during every patient contact
When Kate Granger died in a hospice on 23 July, aged 34, she left behind a legacy of changing the face of patient care with a simple, yet effective, campaign championed by nurses, doctors and healthcare leaders the world over.
Three years ago, while in hospital with a post-operative infection, Dr Granger discussed with her husband the failure of some staff on a ward to introduce themselves to her.
From her hospital bed she launched the #hellomynameis campaign to encourage staff to introduce themselves during every patient contact.Social media
Using mainly social media, the campaign has been backed by more...
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