Author Archives: Guestblogger

The Importance of Negotiating Highly Emotional Situations with Grace

By Noah Rue I recently visited my family in another state. My father was experiencing serious side effects from the multiple drugs he was being prescribed for his seizures, including hostility and heightened anxiety. I read the warnings and possible … Continue reading

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How to Improve Recruiter Relations in Allied Health

By Troy Diffenderfer As human beings, we thrive on cooperation and the building of quality relationships in order to achieve the best things in life. Although it can be a difficult process at times, working together is the best method we’ve … Continue reading

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Pulse Oximetry Screening for Newborns

By Mandy Johnson In 2011, the United States Secretary of Health has recommended the use of pulse oximetry screening in newborns prior to discharge, adding to the universal newborn screening panel to promote early detection of a serious condition known … Continue reading

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