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NYC Health Care Workers say: Mobilize the power of labor to defend Muslims and immigrants

The following motion was adopted by AFSCME DC 37 Local 768 (NYC Health Care Employees) on February 6. This news can also be found on the website of… 358 more words

Racism

Those working with older people or the chronically ill should get a flu shot

The flu is a serious health threat to vulnerable populations such as people 65 and older and those living with chronic medical conditions. People in those groups account for the majority of flu hospitalizations and deaths in the United States each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 302 more words

Community Health

Safety And Security Risks in Hospitals

This year’s Safe & Secure Hospitals Conference taking place on 17-18 October 2016 at the Novotel Melbourne on Collins will address code grey responses, incident reporting, training and education for security and clinical staff, legal protection, improvements to communication between staff, patients and visitors, strengthening healthcare policy and the importance of clinical governance, security risk management frameworks and much more. 791 more words

Health & Healthcare

Haiku, Gross

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160609064544.htm

“If you could see the – bacteria on your hands – you’d wash more often”

New Sask. legislation aims to further protect health information

It will now be an offence in Saskatchewan for health-care workers to access someone’s personal health records if they don’t need that information. Steps are also being put in place to deal with abandoned health records. 180 more words

Canada

TENDER TUESDAYS

SENIORS CARING for SENIORS (Part 4)

COMING HOME

Thanks for returning to Tender Tuesdays! This week’s installment captures our dad’s “great escape” from the 5th Floor of our local hospital. 1,378 more words

Humor

TENDER TUESDAYS

SENIORS CARING for SENIORS (Part 3)

What Happens on 5th Floor, Doesn’t Stay on 5th Floor

Welcome back to Tender Tuesdays! This week’s installment moves forward with our father’s… 1,337 more words

Humor