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The First Day of Fall Is Also “National Falls Prevention Awareness Day”!
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Wyoming LPN's involved in I.V. Therapy must take the refresher course or 10 hours of Continuing Education or forfeit their I.V. therapy certification
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Too many older Americans use the Emergency Department nearing the end of life, rather than hospice care.
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Resistance to dementia may run in families, according to a new study.
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This sounds like common sense: If you work in a nursing home, you wash your hands when you start your shift and again before you leave.
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A 39 year-old mother of two young children, ages seven and one, went to the University of Illinois Medical Center on April 17, 2008 for what was represented to be a relatively routine outpatient procedure.
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According to Kaiser Health News beginning October 2012, more than 2,000 hospitals will see a penalty of up to 1% for excessive re-admissions. Current statistics show that 1 in 5 Medicare residents are readmitted within 30 days of discharge. This is bad for the patients and expensive for all of us.
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Clostridium difficile transmission and mortality rates are far higher in nursing homes and other healthcare settings than the most recent government statistics suggest, an investigation has found.
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Steven Peace loved his very active lifestyle. As a surface warfare officer for the Navy, he was always busy and constantly on the move.
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According to researcher and author Cynthia Chernecky, "based on the serious consequences of infection and as connectors are a statistically significant variable in the development of occlusions and CR-BSIs, practitioners must be astute to the latest research and recommendations to help patients."
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