Hospital/Nursing Management

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Going To Extremes
Harpers.org

Are homicides among the elderly acts of mercy or malice? more…

Aging Parents And The Truth About Their Longevity
Forbes.com

Longevity can be great but it may entail an increasing burden of caregiving as aging parents live on and on. Multiple medical conditions may give rise for the need for help beyond what family can give. Board-and-care homes are an option. more…

How Mobile Medical Services Are Improving Health Care
Forbes.com

With a virtual filing cabinet in their pocket, physicians can make better-informed decisions without having to run back to their office to check something on a computer. more…

Hacienda Healthcare: Former Maricopa County attorney to lead internal review - ABC15 Arizona
Abc15.com

Hacienda Healthcare: Former Maricopa County attorney to lead internal review ABC15 Arizona Nursing Home Launches New Investigation After Woman In Vegetative State Gives Birth NPR Hacienda HealthCare launches internal probe after woman in vegetative state gave… more…

St. Luke’s in Houston Replaces Its President, Other Top Leaders After Series of Care Lapses, Recent Deadly Error
Propublica.org

by Mike Hixenbaugh, Houston Chronicle, and Charles Ornstein, ProPublica Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center has ousted its president, its chief nursing officer and a top physician following numerous reports of substandard care, including a recent mistake that le… more…

Names & News in North Iowa business for Jan. 20 - Mason City Globe Gazette
Globegazette.com

Names & News in North Iowa business for Jan. 20 Mason City Globe Gazette Do you have business news to brag about? Email the Globe Gazette at news@globegazette.com by 5 p.m. Tuesday for upcoming Sunday publication. more…

Debate brews over ruling that sends Kitchener, Ont. nurse back to work after stealing drugs
CBC News

A Kitchener, Ont. nurse who was fired in 2016 after admitting to stealing and using opioids from the care home where she worked will get her job back. She'll also be compensated for injury to 'dignity, feelings and self respect.' But the ruling by an arbitrat… more…

Coursera Launches Health Content for Tomorrow’s Health Professionals
Coursera.org

The world needs more health workers. The global population is growing and aging—by 2030, there will be at least 300 million more people aged 65 years and above than there were in 2014. This demographic shift, along with changes in diet, pollution, and other f… more…

Man with schizophrenia died after being given too many sedatives in hospital, coroner finds
ABC News (AU)

A man who was mentally ill died in hospital because medical staff gave him too much sedating medication and did not adequately monitor its effect on his breathing, a Tasmanian coroner finds. more…

Review into whether mistakes were made discharging Adelaide mental health patients
ABC News (AU)

An interstate psychiatrist will examine whether mistakes were made during the discharge of four mental health patients in Adelaide who had a "significant incident" or took their own life shortly after leaving hospital last year. more…

Review into whether mistakes were made discharging Adelaide mental health patients
ABC News (AU)

An interstate psychiatrist will examine whether mistakes were made during the discharge of four mental health patients in Adelaide who had a "significant incident" or took their own life shortly after leaving hospital last year. more…

Researchers raise bar for successful management of severe atopic dermatitis
Eurekalert.org

A team of investigators from the University of Colorado College of Nursing at CU Anschutz Medical Campus and National Jewish Health has identified comprehensive guidelines for managing severe atopic dermatitis (AD), the most common form of eczema. more…

PatientSafe Solutions Welcomes Kathleen Harmon as Chief Clinical Officer
Businesswire.com

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ania?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#anialt;/agt;--Kathleen Harmon, Chief Clinical Officer, has joined PatientSafe Solutions, a leader in mobile Clinical Communication & Collaboration solutions. more…

Patient Safety Movement Announces 273,077 Lives Saved
Businesswire.com

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/0x2020?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#0x2020lt;/agt;--Patient Safety Movement Announces 273,077 Lives Saved more…

Coursera Launches Health Content to Train Next Generation of Health Workers
Businesswire.com

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Coursera, the global online learning leader, today announced the launch of their health vertical—a broad portfolio of health content from the world’s top universities curated specifically to help address the acute short… more…

Merck’s KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Reduced Risk of Death by 31 Percent Compared to Chemotherapy in Previously Treated Patients with Advanced Esophageal or Esophagogastric Junction Carcinoma Whose Tumors Expressed PD-L1 (CPS ≥10)
Businesswire.com

KENILWORTH, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24MRK&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$MRKlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MRK?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#MRKlt;/agt;--KEYTRUDA Reduced Risk of Death by 31 Percent Co… more…

Meeting aims to avert strike action by nurses over pay
RTE

Nursing unions will meet the HSE and the Department of Health tomorrow in a bid to avert a series of strikes over pay and staff shortages. more…

Telehealth no longer plays a junior role in senior care
Digitalcommerce360.com

The telehealth sector has gained significant momentum in the healthcare community over the last several years. There is growing evidence that the sector has been widely accepted across multiple settings, and its positive impact on quality, cost and access to … more…

Lacking a third of staff: Health minister proposes plan to improve care at HFH
Tribune.com.pk

Govt aims to introduce new management policy, enhance space by converting offices into wards The post Lacking a third of staff: Health minister proposes plan to improve care at HFH appeared first on The Express Tribune. more…

The 13 Best Health Care Companies to Work For in 2019
Glassdoor.com

Whether you're a doctor, marketer, administrator, IT professional, researcher or anything in between, the best health care companies have a position open for you! more…