Latest Amy Vogelsmeier Stories

2012-12-11 12:07:47

Medication reconciliation is a safety practice in which health care professionals review patients’ medication regimens when patients transition between settings to reduce the likelihood of adverse drug effects.

2012-03-15 16:54:57

Researchers estimate nearly 800,000 preventable adverse drug events may occur in nursing homes each year.

2011-09-13 21:52:26

Strong leadership, communication and teamwork are essential to successful organizations, especially health care facilities.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.