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Patient Care

Patient Care: Tips to help your team implement effective patient care protocol


Home Care for Tracheostomy Patients

Without proper training, caring for tracheostomy patients can put them at risk.

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Patient Fall Risk Assessment

Complete at admission and every 48 hours (in-patients), at the next visit (home patients),...

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Careful Safety Investigations

A short 12-minute training video on home safety inspections

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Patient Transfer Safety: Handle With Care

An 11-minute training video on safety tips, demonstrations of correct patient transfers, e...

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Fall Prevention and Management

Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. These falls can result in mod...

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Wheelchair Transports

It’s important to take special consideration to ensure the safety of the occupant.

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Motorized Wheelchairs and Scooters

Improper or hazardous use of this motorized equipment may also create a risk exposure for ...

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7 Patient Fall Risks

Every year, 1 in every 3 adults aged 65 and older falls. Whether your patients are in an a...

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Legionella Risk

Legionella outbreaks are commonly associated with hospitals and long-term care facilities ...

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Pressure Ulcers

Pressure ulcers, also known as pressure sores, bedsores, or decubitus ulcers, can occur wh...

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Professional Boundaries

Establishing and maintaining professional boundaries from the onset of a patient’s admissi...

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Hospital Bed Safety Considerations

Organizations working with patients utilizing hospital beds or beds equipped with portable...

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Cold Weather Infographic

Keep your patients safe from cold-related health problems this winter. Learn about hypothe...

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Resident Smoking

Residential fires include fires in nursing homes caused by residents and/or employees smok...

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Wandering Patients

Adults with a history of Alzheimer’s disease and/or dementia are at risk for wandering and...

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Automated External Defibrillators in the Workplace

An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a medical device designed to analyze the hear...

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