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2014-10-31 20:21:34

Fastaff Assembles Rapid Response(SM) Nurses for Ebola Preparedness and Response Training DENVER, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ebola remains a growing concern in the United States, and as a result, hospitals are in need of humanitarian nurses who want to join the fight at home. Fastaff, the leader in Rapid Response nurse staffing, has been chosen by a designated Ebola hospital to assemble a team of travel nurses who will be trained in Ebola preparedness, and remain on standby should...

2014-10-31 20:21:31

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost Family, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFAM), a leading regional provider of home health nursing and personal care services, announced today that it will report financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2014 on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, publishing an earnings release before the market opens. About Almost Family, Inc.Almost Family, Inc., founded in 1976, is a leading regional provider of home health nursing services, with...

2014-10-31 16:24:30

Today's series covers Dr. Carl Bergstrom - Sex Offender Physician, High While At Work, Traded Pills for Cocaine CARMEL, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Bergstrom was arrested based on a report of sexual assault after a night of drinking. During the trial, the prosecution produced an audiotape which Dr. Bergstrom had accidentally created when he left his office dictation machine on. Dr. Bergstrom was heard buying cocaine, using cocaine, and trading cocaine for...

2014-10-31 16:24:01

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking issue with the $57 million deceptive advertising campaign by the state's biggest insurance giants, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United has begun a broad radio campaign to inform voters that "real nurses" support Proposition 45 to rein in excessive insurance increases that put patients at risk. The new radio ad, running widely in the San Francisco Bay Area, San Diego, Sacramento, and Central Valley markets,...

2014-10-31 08:26:50

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nursing Home Complaint Center is urging the family members of a loved one who developed sepsis in a nursing home anywhere in the state of Texas to immediately call the Hotze Runkle law firm in Austin at 877-919-0830 for their unsurpassed legal abilities for victims of elder abuse. The Hotze Runkle law firm is the premier law firm in the state of Texas for victims of elder abuse or neglect involving a nursing home or skilled nursing facility...

2014-10-30 16:28:59

Action to Include Strike by 18,000 Kaiser California RNs OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Registered nurses from California to Maine will hold strikes, picketing, and other actions Wednesday, November 12 in 14 U.S. states and the District of Columbia - with possible support actions globally - as the largest U.S. organization of nurses steps up the demand for tougher Ebola safety precautions in the nation's hospitals. National Nurses United will hold a press...

2014-10-30 16:27:41

Hospitals and health plans can now access condition-specific, evidence-based guidelines within their existing workflow SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MCG has certified integrations of Indicia for Case Management 3.0 and CareWebQI 6.0 with 17 leading electronic health record (EHR) and medical management system (MMS) solutions, enabling customers to access and use the industry's most comprehensive and trusted set of evidence-based care guidelines to support the delivery of high-value,...

2014-10-30 12:29:23

Collaboration to Expand Pioneering Education Program NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parkinson's Disease Foundation® (PDF®) and the Edmond J. Safra Foundation announced today their collaboration on expanding and enhancing The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program to improve care for the nearly one million people in the United States living with Parkinson's disease. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141030/155543LOGO It is estimated that the...

2014-10-29 23:12:01

Charleston nursing home abuse attorneys at The Bell Law Firm launched a comprehensive database of nursing homes across West Virginia on Oct. 27 for families of residents to check safety ratings, complaints, violations and more for each facility. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The Bell Law Firm announces the launch of its West Virginia nursing home directory, a new searchable tool at belllaw.com allowing families of assisted living facility and nursing home residents to...

2014-10-29 23:09:47

Home Care Assistance – Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, is addressing the details and success of its annual convention held in San Diego, California. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Home Care Assistance – Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, is addressing the details...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.