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Starting with basic needs to improve chronic conditions during COVID-19 and beyond.
Facilities must 'identify, isolate, and inform' during the resumption of operations.
Hospitals are a critical part of our healthcare system and a place where very ill people can get excellent, and often life-saving, care.
The lack of information and the inability to communicate with family members became more disheartening over the last several months because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The issue that healthcare organizations struggle with now is where to get the resources to develop a med rec team that is dedicated to collecting patient medication histories.
A collaboration announced in October 2020 between the Association for Vascular Access (AVA) and B. Braun Medical Inc. seeks to improve clinician training on the placement of PIVCs.
NIOSH confirmed that approved FFRs like N95 respirators protect the wearer, filtering particle penetration to less than 5%.
IHI CEO Kedar Mate, MD, shared ways to create a more equitable health system during his keynote address at the virtual IHI Forum.
PSMF CEO David B. Mayer, MD, and chief clinical officer Donna Prosser, DNP, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, BCPA, detail how the group is expanding its efforts and preaching the gospel of high reliability.
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