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Infection control practices for detecting and treating patients infected with emerging multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria vary significantly between hospitals.
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Fitch Ratings assigns an 'A' rating to the following bonds expected to be issued on behalf of Hartford HealthCare : *The series 2011B bonds are supported by a direct pay letter of credit issued by Bank of America N.A. **The series 2011C bonds are supported by a direct pay letter of credit issued by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. The series D and series ... (more)
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As Americans age, and living well into the 90s or even past 100 is increasingly common, the nation is facing a crisis in caring for the elderly.
Secretary of Public Welfare Beverly Mackereth and Secretary of Aging Brian Duke today met for the first time with members of the Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Commission in an organizational meeting.
Nilesh Kavia, vice-president finance and corporate services for the Saskatoon Health Region, speaks at an inquest into carbon monoxide deaths at St. Mary's Villa in Humboldt HUMBOLDT - Carbon monoxide levels that trigger alarms by CSA-approved detectors are three times higher than safe levels recommended by Health Canada, a coroner's inquest heard ... (more)
Submissions will be reviewed to pre-qualify project teams with the design and construction experience as well as the qualified personnel and financial strength to deliver a project the size and scope of the new Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital.
Sgt. Al LeBlanc said the force's local senior safety co-ordinator contacted members of the local detachment for help during a visit Feb. 25. He said the preliminary investigation has led them to believe that the woman was abused in her home by one of her caregivers, whom he believes is an employee of a company.
The notes will be issued at a price equal to 98.58% of their face value before initial purchasers' discount.
The Opposition NDP introduced a private member's bill in the Saskatchewan legislature Thursday that calls for minimum care standards for seniors homes.
Chief Electoral Officer Marc Mayrand says tougher rules need to be in place by next year to prevent false or misleading telephone calls in the next federal election.
With the growing number of Americans headed toward retirement and subsequent senior years, Emeritus at Hillsborough is part of a plan to create a newly-expanded national senior living solutions company offering a continuum of services for seniors and their families.
A home health aide massages the fingers of a woman in her care. Olympia Dukakis says home care workers are indispensable.
One of my former colleagues, who had moved to the healthcare sector from television, shared with me the story of how she began her new job and was told, "Oh, yeah, you can figure out the budget, right?" She has learned by trial and error and has sometimes felt overwhelmed with the task.
National Healthcare Corp. announced this week that it recently added four properties in Missouri as it expands operations in the state.The Murfreesboro, Tenn.-based provider of long-term care and post-acute-care services assumed management of a skilled-nursing center in Des Peres Feb. 1. And as of... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com ... (more)
Retirement in a warm locale sure sounds appealing, particularly given the brutal winter that much of the country has suffered through.