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Do you know about Senior List?

Lots of great topics and resources to check out! Want to learn more about Alzheimer’s, Caregiving, Hearing Loss? What about Home Care, Medical Alert Systems, or Senior Housing? Discounts?  Legal and financial information? If you are a senior, know one, … Continue reading

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Nurse bullying: New idea to solve this pervasive, unsafe, & destructive problem!

by Marie A. Castronovo, MS, RN, FNP-BC Nurse bullying has been called “nursing’s dirty little secret” — but it’s actually not “little” at all. It’s a pervasive problem, resulting in significant consequences to health care institutions, the nursing profession, the health of … Continue reading

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Here’s a 3rd & Essential Step for the “Two Challenge Rule”!

TeamSTEPPS has a pocket guide  with all sorts of communication, team, and patient safety info you can access.  One effort  to standardize communication is called the “Two Challenge Rule” and is described in the pocket guide as follows: “It is … Continue reading

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