Posts Tagged ‘Patient’

Can a dying patient be a healthy person?

By Richard Gunderman, Indiana University and James W Lynch, University of Florida The news was bad. Mimi, a woman in her early 80s, had been undergoing treatment for lymphoma. Her husband was being treated for bladder cancer. Recently, she developed chest pain, and a biopsy showed that she had developed a secondary tumor of the […]

Patient Safety May Drop During Doc Rotations

Study suggests patient care info might not be relayed to new team, boosting risk of in-hospital death healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

Brain Implant Lets ‘Locked-In’ ALS Patient Communicate

Signals sent to hand emerge as typed message on a tablet computer, researchers report healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Work and Illness: The Cancer Patient

Work and Illness: The Cancer Patient Is the cancer patient an object of job discrimination? Are the discriminatory claims of AIDS patients and patients of other chronic diseases accurate? According to this book the question is a moot one for its occurrence is an inevitable consequence of our social system and the characteristics of the […]

Doctor’s Empathy Boosts Patient Satisfaction

Study finds wait time, appointment length secondary healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project […]

Larry Harvey, Famed Washington Medical Marijuana Patient, Dies From Cancer

Larry Harvey, a Washington state medical marijuana patient who had faced 10 years in prison in a high-profile federal pot case, died Thursday at age 71, a family spokeswoman said.  Harvey succumbed to pancreatic cancer in Colville, Washington, Kari Boiter, a medical marijuana activist and spokeswoman for the family, told HuffPost. Federal prosecutors dropped all […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment America’s doctors, Mehmet Oz and Mike Roizen, show you how to become your own medical detective and get the best health care possible.Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number […]

YOU: The Smart Patient

YOU: The Smart Patient Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best health care possible — by making everyone into […]

Zapp! Empowerment In Health Care: How To Improve Patient Care, Increase Employee Job Satisfaction, And Lower Health Care Costs

Zapp! Empowerment In Health Care: How To Improve Patient Care, Increase Employee Job Satisfaction, And Lower Health Care Costs "Couldn''t have come at a better time! The message is definitely on target. People who work with staff and volunteers in any profession would gain from reading, re-reading, and practicing the concepts in this book."John PaulVice […]

Respironics Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets – IV Fluid Delivery 60 x .020 Patient Line, 50/Bx

Respironics Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets – IV Fluid Delivery 60 x .020 Patient Line, 50/Bx Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets When Safety Comes First Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets were developed in response to specific requests by clinicians to provide a safe and cost-effective system for IV fluid delivery. The sets allow the caregiver to administer any type of IV […]

Respironics Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets – IV Fluid Delivery 60 x .044 Patient Line with Micron F

Respironics Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets – IV Fluid Delivery 60 x .044 Patient Line with Micron F Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets When Safety Comes First Safe-T-Care Infusion Sets were developed in response to specific requests by clinicians to provide a safe and cost-effective system for IV fluid delivery. The sets allow the caregiver to administer any type […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook For Getting The Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook For Getting The Best Treatment Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best […]

Other Americans in Sierra Leone May Have Been Exposed to New U.S. Ebola Patient: CDC

Agency said it is monitoring health workers, making contingency plans to fly them home healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Patient for Pumpkins

Patient for Pumpkins Seasonal fruits, vegetables, and other produce from local farms play an important part of a healthy, ethical diet. Encouraging children to eat local food in harmony with the seasons, “Patient for Pumpkins” tells the story of T.J, a boy who accompanies his father to the farmers’ market and enjoys the changes in […]

Patient Faces Less Than Five Percent Chance of Survival | Surgeon Oz | The Oprah Winfrey Network

Tune in Thursdays at 10/9c Dr. Oz meets with Paul Mitchell’s surgeon, Hiroo Takayama, to discuss the risky procedure Paul has elected to undergo. He wants to live without mechanical support despite a very low chance of survival. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN He is the most famous and beloved doctor in […]

Patient Faces Less Than Five Percent Chance of Survival | Surgeon Oz | The Oprah Winfrey Network

Tune in Thursdays at 10/9c Dr. Oz meets with Paul Mitchell’s surgeon, Hiroo Takayama, to discuss the risky procedure Paul has elected to undergo. He wants to live without mechanical support despite a very low chance of survival. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN He is the most famous and beloved doctor in […]

The Doctor and the Patient

Shipwrecks ever stir the soul. The intense isolation of being lost at sea is deeply penetrating. As I stare up over morning coffee at a watercolor of the British schooner Walter Millerthat was stranded and wrecked in a dense fog on Nauset bar off outer Cape Cod in the late 1800s, I can’t help but […]

A Patient Risks Everything to Live Without a Heart Pump | Surgeon Oz | The Oprah Winfrey Network

Tune in Thursdays at 10/9c After suffering from a stroke and a heart attack, Paul Mitchell is in the ICU with a temporary pump that is keeping his heart functioning. Dr. Oz wants to replace the temporary device with a permanent one, but Paul refuses this recommendation and is convinced he can survive without any […]

Health Tip: Be a Safe Patient

Tell your doctor when something’s unclear healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which […]

Boston Hospital Testing Suspected Ebola Patient

A person suspected of having contracted the Ebola virus is being tested at Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital, Public Affairs Officer Noah Brown confirmed to HuffPost on Tuesday evening. The patient was admitted earlier on Tuesday to undergo evaluation, following monitoring that had been conducted for persons deemed to be at risk of exposure, a statement […]

A Patient Fears Aggressive Treatment | Surgeon Oz | The Oprah Winfrey Network

Tune in Thursdays at 10/9c Dr. Oz tries to convince a patient with severely diminished heart function to consider getting a transplant or, short of that, surgery to insert mechanical pumps. The patient is resistant to any aggressive treatment, but Dr. Oz cautions him that his condition could soon worsen and drastically reduce his quality […]

Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care : How to Improve Patient Care, Increase Employee Job Satisfaction, and Lower Health Care Costs

Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care : How to Improve Patient Care, Increase Employee Job Satisfaction, and Lower Health Care Costs Buy Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care by William C. Byham in Paperback for the low price of 15.00. Find this product in Business & Economics > Leadership, Health Care Issues, Administration. List Price: 15.0 Price:

7 Empowerment Tips From a ‘Professional Patient’

I have been labeled a “professional patient” before by friends and family. “PP” for short. Inappropriate humor fans, have at it. While this mostly accurate term is not the initial impression I want people to have, if the shoe fits. Like it or not, the “PP” title has followed me for 13 years now. You […]

Ebola Patient in Dallas Hospital Takes Turn for Worse

CDC chief notes challenge supporting vital functions while patient’s immune system fights the virus healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Dallas Hospital Quarantines Patient For Possible Ebola Infection

DALLAS (AP) — A patient in a Dallas hospital is showing signs of the Ebola virus and is being kept in strict isolation with test results pending, hospital officials said Monday. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas said in a statement Monday that the patient’s symptoms and recent travel indicated a case of Ebola, the […]

What I Learned About Love As A Caregiver To An Alzheimer’s Patient

For seven years, I’d help my friend Ed get dressed and eat breakfast before I went off to work. But he’d soon call, desperately needing my help for some or other perceived crisis. I’d leave my job then return later. By afternoon he usually had some other emergency and I’d have to go out again. […]

U.S. Ebola Patient Gets Hospital Visit From Wife, Son

Dr. Rick Sacra in stable condition at an isolation unit at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the […]

CloSYS Patient Care Pack Toothpaste + Mouthwash

CloSYS Patient Care Pack Toothpaste + MouthwashPrice: $ 19.69Sale: $ 17.72 For a fresh, healthy start, every day.Alcohol-FreeCPC-FreeGluten-FreeCloSYS Rinse is simple and effective thanks to CloralstanTM, a powerful, patented ingredient that kills 99.9% of harmful bacteria … From Pharmaca

Ebola Patient to Be Flown to U.S. for Treatment

Unnamed individual will be cared for in specially designed isolation unit, Atlanta hospital says healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Florida MERS Patient Released From Hospital

He’s a 44-year-old health care worker from Saudi Arabia, the epicenter of the MERS outbreak healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

1st U.S. MERS Patient Improving, Officials Say

He had recently been in Saudi Arabia, epicenter of outbreak that has sickened 400 people and killed 93 healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, […]

Many Lives Many Masters: The True Story of a Prominent Psychiatrist, His Young Patient, and the Past-Life Therapy That Changed Both Their Lives

Many Lives Many Masters: The True Story of a Prominent Psychiatrist, His Young Patient, and the Past-Life Therapy That Changed Both Their Lives Brand New, Perfect Condition. May Ship From Overseas, Allow Additional Delivery Time. Dr. Brian Weiss is a highly respected psychiatrist from the mainstream of the medical establishment. Catherine is one of his […]

Transforming Health Care: Virginia Mason Medical Center’s Pursuit of the Perfect Patient Experience

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Shahzaib Bajwa, Coma Patient, Getting Kicked Out Of Hospital

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of an exchange student from Pakistan who has been comatose since a November crash is trying to prevent a Minnesota hospital from sending him back to his home country. Muhammad Shahzaib Bajwa, 20, was spending a semester in an exchange program at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. On Nov. 13, he […]

Teen Cancer Patient Back on the Court Thanks to Teammates’ Twitter Campaign

A New York high school senior’s battle with cancer led to a fight with his school this week, albeit briefly, when Tim Monette says the principal barred him from playing basketball, his great love. That’s because health issues have forced him to trade class time for at-home tutoring, which, the 17-year-old says he was told, […]

The Patient Safety Handbook

The Patient Safety Handbook The Patient Safety Handbook offers practical guidance on implementing systems and processes to improve outcomes and advance patient safety. Covering the full spectrum of patient safety and risk reduction, it builds from the fundamentals of the science of safety, to a thorough discussion of operational issues and the actual application of […]

Care of the Cancer Patient

Care of the Cancer Patient This work includes a foreword by Elizabeth Rogerson. Head of Education and Development, International Virtual Nursing School Head, Distance Learning Centre (Nursing and Palliative Care), University of Dundee. It considers all the patient’s symptoms and all the information available to us, then assesses the symptoms, signs and information given, using […]

A prescription for people soup from chicken doctor to chicken patient Greeting Card

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The Computer-Based Patient Record; An Essential Technology for Health Care

The Computer-Based Patient Record; An Essential Technology for Health Care New – General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1991-09 Original Publisher: National Academies Original Identifier: NAP:13823 Subjects: Medical records Medical records/ Data processing Computers Medical Informatics Medical / Medical History Price: $ 17.07 Sold by Alibris (UK)

Clinical Hypnosis and Therapeutic Suggestion in Patient Care

Clinical Hypnosis and Therapeutic Suggestion in Patient Care Used – Reprint of a 1985 (Grune & Stratton) handbook on the power and potential of hypnosis in health care. Theory, history, ethical issues, and clinical examples. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or. Price: $ 5.41 Sold by Alibris (UK)

A prescription for people soup – get well soon – from chicken doctor to chicken patient Greeting Card

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The Patient Quest

The Patient Quest Six errant patients become restless and manipulate an escape from the mental health hospital where they are confined to go in search of the Garden of Eden in a place called Torreya State Park. This decision gets them into trouble with drug pushers, a bank robber, prejudice, a runaway skateboard and rampaging […]

The Triumphant Patient

The Triumphant Patient Your doctor has given you, or a loved one, frightening medical news. You face surgery, difficult treatment, and questionable outcomes. “What does this mean?” Fear and uncertainty dominate your thoughts. The choices seem few.In the inspiring parable, “The Triumphant Patient,” Greg Anderson paints bold and better choices . . . triumphant choices. […]

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Nurse Sitting at Table with Medical Supplies While Doctors Examine Patient in Background

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