Introduce about course:
Nurse and doctors are a vital part of the healthcare team, but who it the most important? The patient! It was a trick question.
The nature of the professional nurse is built on leadership. Throughout healthcare, regardless of a nurse’s role or practice setting, nurses are looked to as leaders (Williamson, 2017).
A resident or a family member of a resident, seeking out a nursing home, the goal is to seek the best care possible. There are many resources and websites to help aid in the search for care. But, how does one truly know what they are looking for in nursing home care, especially if they have no experience in healthcare or with nursing homes? Not all nursing homes are alike, even though they all adhere to the same standards.
The purpose of this course to provide insight into the opioid crisis in the United States, and guidelines and strategies that are in place and currently being developed to determine the appropriate opioid use.
To protect workers who are at-risk for occupational exposure to infectious materials (OPIM), the Occupational Health and Safety Administration instituted the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard. This standard is to protect workers who may come in contact with OPIM as an occupational hazard.
What to Tell Your Patients About Metabolic Syndrome
Metabolic Syndrome consist of different disorders that elevates the possibility of heart disease, cancer, diabetes and stroke. Increased cholesterol, obesity, high blood pressure and high blood sugar are risk factors that constitute this syndrome.