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Expected to meet the highest level of hygiene and sanitation, long-term care facilities are held to strict standards during their annual survey. As you prepare, it's important not to overlook pest management. [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: McKnights
Negativity is one of the most common, and deeply ingrained, obstacles to a healthy work environment. [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: McKnights
Gastrointestinal issues are the most commonly reported health problem among female nurses, a recently published analysis of more than 20,000 female healthcare workers shows. [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: McKnights
Polypharmacy may be the culprit behind overtreatment for hypertension and diabetes among nursing home residents, a new study shows. [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: McKnights
The long-term care industry has taken steps to create more patient-centered care plans that are resulting in less use of antipsychotics, but some doctors are worried the trend may lead to some patients not getting the drugs they need. [...]
Tue, Aug 15, 2017
Source: Modern Health Care