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I've Been Sick

So last week, out of seemingly nowhere, I got sick.

I know that my Service Manager was sick, and that he came up and talked to me briefly, but I’m not sure that’s where I got it. 829 more words

Top News: #Hospitals

Here are the top read news for #hospitals:

Admitted to Your Bedroom: Some Hospitals Try Treating Patients at Home:

When Martin Fernandez came into Mount Sinai Hospital’s emergency room one recent afternoon, with high fever and excruciating abdominal pain, he and his family were asked an unexpected question.  215 more words

Infusion Nursing

More Than a Paycheck

Once again, we find ourselves approaching National Nurses Day (Wednesday, May 6th), International Nurses Day (Tuesday, May 12th) and National Nurses Week (May 6th – May 12th), celebrated throughout our country with employer-sponsored stress-relieving massages, medical-themed tchotchkes, pens, totes, and – of course – bagels and coffee. 270 more words

2015

Volunteer Spotlight: Barb Page and Disaster Health Services

Teaching a CPR class,
Leading or supporting committee work,
Being on-call to assist with small disasters,
Helping in a shelter on larger disaster responses,
Reviewing health forms for the staff and volunteer workforce, 621 more words

Disaster

International Nurses Day 2015

The International Council of Nurses 2015 theme Nurses: A Force for Change: Care Effective, Cost Effective reflects the commitment to better health outcomes through a change in healthcare systems. 202 more words

RCSI Bahrain

Now, please wash your hands!

Bad practices

Way back during my training, we were sent to the Island Maternity Hospital in Lagos for a labour ward posting. 874 more words

In The News...!!!

Do doctors and nurses have superior immune systems?

Answer by Tirumalai Kamala:

Sounds reasonable to think that being regularly exposed to sick people would help doctors and nurses build up a stronger immune system except we need to consider the type of sick people. 1,210 more words

Immune System