The Importance of Accuracy on Healthcare Labels in Hospital Laboratories

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When it comes to diagnostics, laboratories in hospitals play a critical role. Getting accurate results back means doctors can effectively determine the best options for a patient when it’s time to decide on the best treatment options. Studies have found that up to 70 percent of lab results end up determining what treatment procedure would… Read more »

HIPPA Security: Fighting Identity Theft in Hospitals

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Obtaining personal information on an individual can be a gold mine for identity thieves, which is why the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) was passed by Congress in 1996. Although the act covers many things, one section, in particular, requires the protection and confidential handling of all protected health information on a person. Unfortunately,… Read more »

Nursing Home Security: Peace of Mind for Residents and Families

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Moving a loved one into a nursing home or an assisted living facility is often a difficult decision. While some people see it as a natural transition in life, others feel that it is a choice of last resort. With the many things that families are worried about, nursing home security should not be one… Read more »

Bullying Prevention Techniques for Schools

Bullying Prevention in Schools

Bullying has been around for as long as children have been going to school. What’s changed though is how the bullying takes place and how much worse and widespread it has gotten. What was prevalent in high schools and junior high/middle schools has now gone down to the elementary school levels, with kids as young… Read more »