NEWSLETTERS

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2017 

  • THE HOW & WHY OF HEALTHCARE DATA BREACHES
  • REPERCUSSIONS OF DELAYED TREATMENT
  • RISKS & SAFETY ASSOCIATED WITH INTRAVENOUS MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION
  • CONSEQUENCES & TREATMENT FOR CHILDREN SUFFERING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES
  • PROS & CONS OF REQUIRED MINIMUM NURSE-TO-PATIENT RATIOS

JULY/AUGUST 2017 

  • TRENDS IN MEDICAL MALRACTICE
  • DIFFICULTIES FACING BARIATRIC PATIENT TREATMENT
  • THE REALITIES OF WORKPLACE ABUSE FACED BY NURSES
  • TOP 5 LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH IN THE U.S.A.

MAY/JUNE 2017 

  • BIRTH-RELATED MEDICAL ERRORS
  • IMPROVING HOSPITAL COMMUNICATION
  • POTENTIAL INJURIES ASSOCIATED WITH INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTIONS
  • HIPAA RIGHTS AND OUR STREAMLINED RECORD RETRIEVAL SERVICE
  • CONSEQUENCES OF MOLD EXPOSURE

MARCH/APRIL 2017 

  • 10 HEALTHCARE TRENDS HAPPENING THIS YEAR
  • NEW GUIDELINES FOR TREATING LOW BACK PAIN
  • SELF DIAGNOSIS AND THE INTERNET’S INVOLVEMENT IN HEALTHCARE
  • NURSING HOMES TO CONTINUE REQUIRING BINDING ARBITRATION
  • WEIGHT LOSS LOWERS AS OBESITY RISES

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2017 

  • PTSD ASSOCIATED WITH VEHICLE ACCIDENTS
  • AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTERS
  • RESOURCE FOR BUSINESS VIDEOS
  • PAIN & SUFFERING IN PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMS
  • DOS AND DON’TS OF NURSING DOCUMENTATION
  • PATIENTS CARED FOR BY FEMALE DOCTORS FARE BETTER

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2016

  • MOBILE DEVICES AND MEDICINE
  • HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS
  • NEW SERVICE – RECORD RETRIEVAL
  • THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC
  • PROBLEMS FACING THE EMERGENCY ROOM
  • PREVENTING THE FLU

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2016 

  • THE LINK BETWEEN PATIENT SATISFACTION AND MORTALITY
  • THE EFFECTS OF YOUNG BRAIN TRAUMA LATER IN LIFE
  • MEDICATION ERRORS – WHY THEY HAPPEN AND WHO THEY AFFECT
  • TOP 10 REASONS PHYSICIANS GET SUED
  • SUGAR INDUSTRY SHIFTS BLAME TO FAT

JULY/ AUGUST 2016 

  • ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS – SAFETY CONCERNS
  • RECORD RETRIEVAL SERVICE – MAKING YOUR LIFE EASIER
  • PREVENTING NECK AND BACK PAIN
  • FIVE COMMON AND PREVENTABLE MEDICAL ERRORS
  • COMMUNICATION ERRORS CAN RESULT IN DEATH – 6 INSIGHTS

MAY/JUNE 2016 

  • MEDICAL ERRORS – THE THIRD LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH
  • FORENSIC NURSES – UNCOVERING ISSUES
  • BED RAILS AND ENTRAPMENT RISKS – STANDARDS OF CARE
  • SUPER BUGS – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
  • TOP 10 SENTINEL EVENTS IN 2015

MARCH/ APRIL 2016 

  • LABORATORY NEGLIGENCE
  • CRIMINAL DEFENSE – WHAT A LEGAL NURSE CAN DO?
  • SAFETY IN NURSING HOMES, WHAT THE RESEARCH TELLS US
  • SHINGLES – INCREASED RISK OF HEART DISEASE AND STROKE
  • SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION
  • ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS – SAFETY CONCERNS
  • RECORD RETRIEVAL SERVICE – MAKING YOUR LIFE EASIER
  • PREVENTING NECK AND BACK PAIN
  • FIVE COMMON AND PREVENTABLE MEDICAL ERRORS
  • COMMUNICATION ERRORS CAN RESULT IN DEATH – 6 INSIGHTS

JANUARY/ FEBRUARY 2016 

  • EVIDENCED BASED PRACTICE- WHY IT IS IMPORTANT
  • COMPLEX REGIONAL PAIN SYNDROME OR CRPS
  • SAFETY IN ACUTE CARE HOSPITAL
  • CAN A FRACTURE BECOME A WRONGFUL DEATH; INCREASED RISK OF MORTALITY
  • SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2015 

  • POST TRAUMATIC STRESS OR PTSD
  • BACON GATE- OR THE LINK BETWEEN PROCESSED MEATS AND CANCER
  • JCAHO OR JOINT COMMISSION
  • METHLICILLEN RESISTANT STAPHYLCOCCUS AUREUS OR MRSA
  • IMMUNIZATIONS – WHAT I NEED TO KNOW

SEPTEMBER 2015

  • LOWER BACK PAIN- MODIFIABLE TRIGGERS
  • NURSE PRACTITIONER VERSUS MD; DIAGNOSTIC REASONING AND CORRECT CARE- IS THERE A DIFFERENCE?
  • ELDER ABUSE
  • WHAT DO I NEED TO OBTAIN; NECESSARY CHART NOTES IN NURSING HOME CASES
  • WORKAHOLICS AND HIGHER STROKE RISK

JULY/AUGUST 2015

  • RADIOLOGY DEPARTMENT – RISK OF INJURIES
  • PRESSURE ULCERS – RISKS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
  • NURSES AT LEGAL RISK
  • BACK INJURIES IN NURSES
  • CONCIERGE MEDICINE
  • COMMON INJURIES IN MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENTS

MAY/JUNE 2015

  • IS YOUR CLIENT’S SURGERY APPROVED FOR A PARTICULAR LOCATION, AS IN SURGERY CENTER?
  • DEMONSTRATIVE EVIDENCE – WHY USE A NURSE?
  • PORTLAND AREA RESOURCE
  • OBSTETRICAL CASES – MOST COMMON ALLEGATIONS
  • NURSING HOME CASES – WHAT WE LOOK FOR
  • CRITICAL THINKING – EXACTLY WHAT IS IT?

MARCH/APRIL 2015

  • FIBROMYALGIA
  • ATRIAL FIBRILLATION- DOUBLE THE RISK OF SILENT STROKE
  • GOUT- INCREASED RISK OF HEART ATTACK AND STROKE
  • OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA- INCREASED RISK OF SURGERY MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY
  • DIFFERENCES IN BLOOD PRESSURE BETWEEN ARMS, INCREASED RISK OF POOR CARDIAC HEALTH

JANUARY/ FEBRUARY 2015

  • POTENTIAL RED FLAGS DURING DME/ IMEs
  • BONE FRACTURES- IMPORTANT RISK FACTORS
  • RESOURCES
  • ELECTRICAL INJURIES- NEUROLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
  • MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS DOUBLE THE RISK OF HEART DISEASE AND STROKE
  • COLD OR FLU

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2014

  • SURGERY CASES- DO YOU HAVE A FULL SET OF RECORDS?
  • RAPID RESPONSE TEAM- RRT
  • PATTERNS OF INJURY IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS
  • WHAT NURSES HAVE TO SAY ABOUT NURSING HOMES