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During National Women’s Health Week, Honor Your Own Health

10 Tips for Good Health in Later Life by HealthinAging.org National Women’s Health Week (May 13-19, 2018) is a perfect reminder to female healthcare providers to practice what we preach. As caregivers and as women who serve our communities’ health, … Continue reading

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The ABCs of Kidney Disease Prevention

by Dr. Angie Kurosaka, DNP, RN, CNN, CCM, NEA-BC, Sr. Vice President of Medical Management, Specialized Markets, a division of Centene Corporation Benjamin Franklin said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” and that holds true today. The … Continue reading

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World Heart Day is September 29, 2017

By Cynthia A. Keely, BA, RRT, LRTR, Director, Quality and Systems Improvement, Get With The Guidelines, American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Small Changes Can Make a Big Difference This World Heart Day, we’re asking you to share how you power … Continue reading

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National Immunization Awareness Month – Are Adults Currently Immunized?

by Shari Levine, MPH, Information Director for Infectious Disease, Vermont Department of Health, NIPHIC Vaccines – for you, me and everybody. What comes to mind when you think of vaccines? I think of babies, toddlers and pre-teens with their heads shaking NOOO when … Continue reading

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Guilt – The Caregiver Nemesis

by Jane Marks, Certified Dementia Practitioner, Speaker, Trainer Do you recall the children’s movie that was a big hit a couple of years ago that had the theme song with the line, “Let it go, let it go.”? Yes, the … Continue reading

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Happy National Nurses Week 2016

by Crystal Welch, RN Project Coordinator National Nurses Week, which is being held May 6-12, 2016, recognizes the lifesaving daily work delivered by America’s 3.9 million nurses. The Home Health Quality Improvement National Campaign (HHQI) would like to say THANK … Continue reading

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September is National Preparedness Month: Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.

Guest post by Barbara B. Citarella MS, RN, President and CEO, RBC Limited For the last twelve years, September has been designated as National Preparedness Month. The theme for this year is: Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today. … Continue reading

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