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A Special Thank You from the Macy Catheter Team

A Special Thank You from the Macy Catheter Team

Dear Colleagues, In recognition of 2018 National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, we would like to take this time to thank YOU for all of the hard work, dedication and care that you provide to patients on a daily basis. Our entire Macy Catheter...

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Opioid Drug Shortage: Immediate Action Needed

Opioid Drug Shortage: Immediate Action Needed

Opioid Drug Shortage: Immediate Action Needed August 27, 2018 Jai N. Patel, PharmD, BCOP In an article posted in Healio HemOnc Today, “The frequency of drug shortages in the United States is rapidly increasing.” “Hospitals are managing the...

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Nursing Home Residents: Addressing Dehydration

Nursing Home Residents: Addressing Dehydration

In an article published by McKnight’s Long-Term Care News, “Dehydration is a major concern for nursing homes, as it can often snowball into much more serious issues, such as delirium, falls, constipation and urinary tract infections.” A systematic...

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Promises To Keep

Promises To Keep

Patrice “Patti” Moore, RN, BSN, MSN, ARNP, recently posted the following article. November is National Hospice Month; a month in which the nation’s attention should be on the wonderful care and support hospice organizations provide to dying people...

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Alternate Routes of Medication Administration

Alternate Routes of Medication Administration

In situations where swallowing medication is difficult or not possible alternate routes of medication administration are needed. These situations can occur for various reasons, such as severe nausea and vomiting, an obstruction of the...

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