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Elizabeth Hanes
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Attended University of New Mexico
Lives in Houston, TX
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Yes, you can blog twice a week. Seriously. Here's how.
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I had no idea Google gives you a homepage doodle on your birthday. That's kind of neat, gotta say!
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No matter your taste, fine antiques add a warm, grounding element to any decor, in my opinion.
 
We love these pieces of hand-crafted history that look so great with any decor style! http://blog.euroluxantiques.com/post/2013/05/16/hand-crafted-home-heavily-carved-antique-furniture.aspx
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Looks like stuff right out of Design Toscano--lol.  Nice.
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Oh, what a night! Fantastic evening with Gary Johnson and Jim Gray benefiting Our America Initiative.
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Via Yael Grauer. Looks interesting. I wonder if it's a paid service?
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Introverts FTW!!
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Freelance medical writer, RN-BSN
Skills
nursing, writing, freelance, healthcare reform, healthcare, ACO, medicine, medical writing, editorial, marketing, communications, public relations, patient education, community management, social media
Employment
  • Freelance Writer
    Writer, 1999 - present
    I'm a "doer." Here are some things I've recently done for others. I can do the same for you. * Engaged WebMD website users by providing expert responses to health queries via the WebMD Answers tool * Helped successfully launch Cision's Seek or Shout social media community for journalists, bloggers and brands by acting as an ambassador/community manager * Contributed to the launch of a major new PBS web initiative, NextAvenue.org, by reporting health news of interest to Baby Boomers * Entertained and informed HistoryChannel.com readers with articles on interesting and obscure historical topics * Helped one retail client achieve 15% year-over-year growth in sales with expert SEO writing, ghost blogging and social media management * Educated consumers with expertly sourced fact sheets on various medical conditions for the National Institutes of Health * Authored a case study on medical technology innovation that may be contending for an award later this year If you're looking for effective, friendly community management, social media expertise, great reporting or customer engagement, give me a call today.
  • History.com
    Recurring contributor, 2012 - 2013
    Entertain and inform readers with articles on interesting and obscure historical topics, such as "Discontinued Olympic Sports."
  • WebMD.com
    Contributing expert, 2012 - 2013
  • NextAvenue.org
    Recurring contributor, 2012 - 2013
  • Cision AB
    Brand ambassador, 2012 - 2012
  • ABQ Health Partners Plastic Surgery
    RN, 2009 - 2012
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Houston, TX
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Registered Nurse. Passionate advocate for caregivers. Sharer of skills and knowledge.
Introduction
I'm a medical writer who helps physician groups, ACOs and hospitals meet NCQA quality standards regarding patient education, empowerment and communication in order to maximize reimbursements.

I'm also a science geek and history nerd. Lover of Oxford comma but slave to AP Stylebook.
Bragging rights
2010 Online News Association Award, "Best Online Commentary/Blogging, small site"
Education
  • University of New Mexico
    Nursing
  • University of New Mexico
    Creative Writing
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Gender
Female
Other names
Elizabeth Holmes
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On Saturday, a rare Frank and Jesse James reward poster could fetch upwards of $25,000, making it the most-wanted wanted poster in recent me

For Many Seniors, There May Be No Retirement
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Many older people are finding themselves in a position they never expected to be in at retirement age: still working or in need of a job. An

Categorizing friends isn’t natural (via +Thomas Power)
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It’s true that you can probably label everyone you met through an organization (school, work, etc.) but the boundaries quickly

Common Drug May Slow Aging, Boost Cancer Recovery - Forbes
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An anti-aging powerhouse right under our noses? Metformin, a drug commonly prescribed for diabetes, slows aging and cancer tumor growth, new

6 Surprising Facts About St. Valentine
www.history.com

Who was St. Valentine, and why do we celebrate him on February 14? In honor of Valentine’s Day, get the facts about this enigmatic character

Even in the 1870s, humans were obsessed with ridiculous photos of cats
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If you think the notion to slap cutesy epigrams on top of photographs of kittens originated with the internet, think again. Deranged cat pic

The 10 Most Asinine 1990s Comic Book Characters Who Never Caught On
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The 1990s were a frenzied time for comic books. Sure, everybody was buying stacks of comics with hologram covers and quoting Wolverine non-i

Joe Kittinger’s Death-Defying Leap From the Edge of Space
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Over 50 years ago, Joe Kittinger rode a balloon 102,800 feet up to the edge of space. Then he jumped out.

Tips for keeping children safe at home
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We share three tips to help make your home more child-safe.

6 Fascinating Facts About Space Probe Voyager 1
www.history.com

On the 35th anniversary of the launch of space probe Voyager 1, explore six cool facts about the farthest manmade object from Earth.

Mars and Martian Mania: A Brief History
www.history.com

As NASA’s rover Curiosity continues the quest to find life on Mars, explore five key events that piqued the public interest in the Red Plane

PBS, You Don’t Need to Protect Us From Fred Willard | Entertainment | TI...
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Yes, the star may have been arrested for lewd behavior. But who exactly was going to be offended by Willard narrating a show for grown adult

The Day Skylab Crashed to Earth: Facts About the First U.S. Space Statio...
www.history.com

On July 11, 1979, the world watched as Skylab, America’s first manned space station, hurtled toward Earth. With the massive orbiter nearing

Amelia Earhart’s Navigator: The Life and Loss of Fred Noonan
www.history.com

In one of history’s most fascinating mysteries, Fred Noonan will always be something of a footnote. Forever remembered as “Amelia Earhart’s

A Daredevil History of Niagara Falls
www.history.com

This evening, daredevil Nik Wallenda, scion of a legendary highwire family, will attempt a tightrope walk across Niagara Falls. The dangerou

Emancipation Proclamation Copy Signed by Lincoln for Sale
www.history.com

In 1864, Abraham Lincoln autographed limited-edition copies of the Emancipation Proclamation sold for fundraising purposes. On Tuesday, June

Napoleon’s Disastrous Invasion of Russia, 200 Years Ago
www.history.com

Napoleon Bonaparte is generally regarded as one of history’s top military tacticians. But 200 years ago this Sunday, he committed a grave er

10 ways to increase your credibility on Twitter [study]
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A study recently conducted by Carnegie Mellon University and Microsoft sheds some really interesting light on the factors that contribute to

The End of Civilization?: 7 Moments in the History of the Doomsday Clock
www.history.com

In June 1947, in the early years of the Cold War, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (BAS) inaugurated the symbolic timekeeper known as t

Voyager 1 Spaceship Approaching True Outer Space
abcnews.go.com

Voyager 1 is about to go where no human-carrying spaceship has gone before.