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Infection rates in Iillinois hospitals may bring Medicare penalties

This fall, Medicare payments may be docked for six or more Illinois hospitals as the government cracks down on infections and other injuries to patients. Northwestern Memorial Hospital, which has one of the highest rates of hospital-acquired medical conditions in the state, is on the list. 118 more words

Medanta Group - Hospitals - Planning - Uttar Pradesh

Company : Medanta Group
Sector : Healthcare
SubSector : Hospitals
Products and Capacity : Super Specialty Hospital (1000 Beds)
Location : Lucknow
State : Uttar Pradesh 114 more words

Uttar Pradesh


I remember waking up my last day of cross-country camp before freshman orientation in distress terrified. I couldn’t move. The team captains had to carry me to the van to go back to campus. 505 more words

Three Things (or more) We Learned at the ER

Today started out soon in the morning.


a.m. that is.

I awoke to the sound of the phone ringing in the other room.  Once fully awake, I moved with purpose to get to it, only to miss the call.   1,019 more words

Ways To Put a Smile on a Sick Child's Face

As a parent our kids are our number 1 priority.  If they hurt we hurt.  We would take the pain and hurt on ourselves to protect them.  351 more words


Review | Smoke Gets In Your Eyes & Other Lessons From the Crematory

For those who do not wish to read realistic depictions of death and dead bodies, you have stumbled onto the wrong book. Here is where you check the metaphorical blindfolds at the door.

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Vaccination Storage and Temperature Monitoring

The flu season is officially here and with strains such as D68 seemingly running rampant (not to mention the Ebolaoutbreak), it’s time we take a serious look at the importance of proper vaccination storage and the temperature monitoring devices that keep vaccinations safe and facilities compliant. 500 more words