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September 20, 2012 – 1,354 views
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The majority of today's senior citizens can enjoy aging gracefully at home thanks to significant advances in medical technologies that allow them to track common health problems and call for help with the touch of a button. Virtual home health care programs have expanded significantly over the past decade to accommodate the needs of seniors. Such programs generally offer a full suite of customizable, valuable programs that seniors can use from the comfort of their own homes... Full Story 
September 5, 2012 – 1,375 views
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Patient handling is a major cause of injury among nurses and patients. Patients are increasingly older and heavier, making it more difficult for nurses to move them. The act of lifting heavier patients has led to many nurses developing musculoskeletal disorders of the back and other parts of the body. Nurses often have the highest rate of back and shoulder injuries. These injuries lead to major claim costs for healthcare industries... Full Story 
August 15, 2012 – 2,794 views
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Documentation is mandatory for nurses, as the medical records they produce are considered legal materials. These professionals should maintain accurate information, including a chronology of events that features the date, time and nurse's full signature after services were provided. Full Story 
August 8, 2012 – 1,359 views
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Nurses frequently use intravenous therapy (I.V. therapy) to provide patients with essential minerals and vitamins. Full Story 
July 23, 2012 – 1,391 views
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According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, pressure ulcers occur when an area of the skin experiences reduced blood flow. Full Story 
July 11, 2012 – 1,835 views
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As a nurse you will likely provide patient care for post-anesthesia patients at one point or another in your career, if not more often. Full Story 
June 29, 2012 – 1,340 views
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The discharge process at most hospitals across the United States is a relatively simple procedure. Full Story 
June 26, 2012 – 1,576 views
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Healthcare professionals have some of the toughest jobs in the world. Full Story