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Preventions of HAI : Healthcare Associated Infection

Health care associated infections are those which are acquired during receiving treatment for another condition in a health care setting. These infections can be acquired any places related to healthcare such as hospital, ambulance, pathology lab, end stage renal disease, long term care facilities such as rehabilitation centers and nursing homes, medical camp, etc. 348 more words

Minnesota nurses oppose MNCare repeal

By Mathew Keller, RN JD, MNA Nurse Policy Specialist

When cuts are made to public insurance programs, we all end up paying more.  Just the other day I heard the story of Mary*, a young woman who found some unusual lumps in her breast.  485 more words



As a Community Based Organization, we are committed to improving the health of families and communities by empowering people to take charge of their health. We educate them on health issues with emphasis on preventive healthcare. 9 more words

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32 Minutes

This year, it took me 32 minutes round trip, up from 28 last year.

I bet we all waste at least 32 minutes a day, so why don’t more people proactively invest 32 minutes A YEAR in their own lives????? 292 more words


Standardised packaging can save lives and boost local economies - Public Health England - 6 August 2014

Standardised packaging can save lives and boost local economies – Public Health England – 6 August 2014

“New Public Health England (PHE) figures reveal the potential benefits that standardised packaging of tobacco products could bring, not only for health, but in savings of around £500 million – providing a real economic boost to the most deprived communities. 174 more words

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Incorporating Exercise Equipment Into Pharmacy Waiting Areas, Hospitals/Clinics, Etc.

Pharmacy waiting areas are ideal localities for exercise equipment, like steppers, recumbent bicycles, etc. Customers would be privileged to use of the equipment while waiting for anywhere up to an hour or more for prescriptions to be filled. 91 more words

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