Latest ER Stories

2013-09-23 23:33:27

d’Oliveira & Associates has released a new infographic on emergency room errors like failure to diagnose or providing the wrong treatment. The law firm works with medical malpractice lawyers who have experience with these cases. (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 The emergency room (ER) is a busy place but hospital staff still has a duty to meet the standard of care. This means recognizing which patients need treatment right now and which patients can wait. The failure to meet this...

2013-07-15 23:00:36

In this new report, audiences will see how new medical developments and techniques are being implemented based on new technology. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Each year, millions of Americans go under the knife to surgically correct a multitude of problems, whether it’s related to an illness, disease, or injury. These procedures are oftentimes major and invasive, requiring work on critical organs and later requiring long recovery times and specific treatment plans. While...

2013-06-28 23:26:09

Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey offers volunteer opportunities for all ages through House Call Groceries for Seniors. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Since its beginning in 1898, volunteers have played an integral role in the success of the Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey. As the number of those aging at home continues to grow and their needs expand, the VNA is expanding volunteer programs designed to encourage young people to participate in caring...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'