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Brian Short News

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Specializes in Peds, Med-Surg, Disaster Nsg, Parish Nsg.

Below is the official statement regarding the death of allnurses.com Founder, Brian Short. Some of you may have seen an earlier statement posted here that contained additional information. We have removed that statement because we are committed to protecting the privacy of all concerned. Thank you for your support. We are committed to pursuing the allnurses mission and supporting our community. Thank you for your continued support.


Official Statement Regarding Passing of Brian Short, Founder of allnurses.com, September 12, 2015

We are deeply saddened by the unexpected death of Brian Short, founder of allnurses.com. We respectfully request that you grant the company's employees, friends, families and associates privacy during this difficult time. allnurses will continue to support nursing professionals by providing an unparalleled peer-to-peer online community where they can share experiences and learn from and support one another.


Please use this thread to post your comments of condolence and gratitude for Brian who created this wonderful nursing community that has benefited so many.

Edited by tnbutterfly

I read this news earlier this evening. May they all RIP.

OrganizedChaos, LVN

Specializes in M/S, LTC, Corrections, PDN & drug rehab. Has 10 years experience.

This is such sad news. Prayers go out to everyone.

Alisonisayoshi, LVN

Specializes in LTC.

I read this just now on facebook. Prayers go out to all touched by this.

kakamegamama

Specializes in MCH,NICU,NNsy,Educ,Village Nursing.

Such a tragedy! I'm so sorry for this loss for those who knew and loved him/his family.

OCNRN63, RN

Specializes in Oncology; medical specialty website.

Words fail me in situations like this. I hope the extended family members are able to find comfort.

FlyingScot, RN

Specializes in Peds/Neo CCT,Flight, ER, Hem/Onc. Has 28 years experience.

I posted something I thought was very nice and it was removed. I'm not sure why. Would you mind returning it to this thread if you think it's appropriate because I'm not sure I can replicate it?

BostonFNP, APRN

Specializes in Adult Internal Medicine. Has 10 years experience.

Brian created something with allnurses.com that has left a positive impact on the nursing profession and the future of nursing. He will be remembered with deep respect for his role in that. We are all shocked and saddened by this news.

My condolences to those who knew and loved him.

Everline

Specializes in public health, women's health, reproductive health.

I posted in this thread and it disappeared.

Again, I'm so sorry for such a tragedy. My condolences go out to the extended family.

prmenrs, RN

Specializes in NICU, Infection Control. Has 42 years experience.

Heartbroken. And mystified.

Emergent, RN

Specializes in ER. Has 28 years experience.

What? I'm shocked and saddened beyond belief! I'm so sorry.

tnbutterfly - Mary, BSN, RN

Specializes in Peds, Med-Surg, Disaster Nsg, Parish Nsg.

I posted something I thought was very nice and it was removed. I'm not sure why. Would you mind returning it to this thread if you think it's appropriate because I'm not sure I can replicate it?

Will do if I can find it.

FlyingScot, RN

Specializes in Peds/Neo CCT,Flight, ER, Hem/Onc. Has 28 years experience.

Will do if I can find it.

Thank you.

My heart goes out to their friends and family.

herring_RN, ASN, BSN

Specializes in Critical care, tele, Medical-Surgical. Has 49 years experience.

This is awful.

Prayers for his family and the wonderful people here at my favorite site on the entire internet.

BostonFNP, APRN

Specializes in Adult Internal Medicine. Has 10 years experience.

I posted in this thread and it disappeared.

Again, I'm so sorry for such a tragedy. My condolences go out to the extended family.

I posted something I thought was very nice and it was removed. I'm not sure why. Would you mind returning it to this thread if you think it's appropriate because I'm not sure I can replicate it?

The admin and the rest of the staff is working through this horrible news and attempting to keep all the posts together. There have been some technical glitches, please bear with the staff, as you can imagine, everyone is personally and professionally affected.

Pepper The Cat, BSN, RN

Specializes in Gerontology. Has 35 years experience.

I remember your comment and was touched by it too.

Mine has also vanished

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