Latest Triage Stories

2012-11-13 12:42:24

Patients with mental illness visiting emergency departments in Ontario have shorter waits to see a doctor during crowded periods and only slightly longer waits during less busy periods, found a study in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). The Schizophrenia Society of Ontario recommended in 2008 that the Ontario government add a psychiatric wait times measure to its Emergency Room Wait Times Strategy. The Kirby Report on mental illness and addiction in Canada also referred to...

2012-08-28 23:01:42

This offer is available for orders placed via the My Pedia Nurse call center phone line Bradenton, Florida (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 Pedia Nurse now offers all new subscribers 1 month free with paid subscription, no set-up fees, no long-term contracts, free shipping, 24/7 monitoring with immediate access to the nurse triage call center . This protective device helps families in time of need and offers immediate medical response to a nurse triage center. Pedia Nurse Telephone triage nurses...

Important New Practice Guidelines For Prevention And Treatment Of Lightning Injuries Issued By WMS
2012-08-28 10:36:13

About 24,000 people are killed by lightning every year, with about 10 times as many people injured. The Wilderness Medical Society has issued important new practice guidelines for precautions that can lower the likelihood of being killed or injured and recommendations for effective medical treatments post-strike. These guidelines appear in the September issue of Wilderness & Environmental Medicine. Updating the 2006 guidelines, a panel of experts chosen for their clinical or research...

2012-08-27 23:02:36

This offer is available for orders placed via the Nurse Alert call center Bradenton, Florida (PRWEB) August 25, 2012 Nurse Alert senior medical monitoring company provides assistance when needed most. Only Nurse Alert provides an added layer of protection with a nurse triage feature and personal emergency response. With the costs of emergency room visits continuing to skyrocket Nurse Alert emergency response is an alternative to healthcare protection. Nurse Alert is in the business of...

2012-08-12 23:00:18

Pedia Nurse provides families with unlimited and immediate medical help at the touch of a button. Families can have access to affordable and reliable medical attention. Bradenton Florida (PRWEB) August 12, 2012 Pedia Nurse, focused on providing affordable high quality “Personal Emergency and Home Tele Health Services." Protecting families through the emergency medical alert console, the main working part of the 24 Hour Helpline and Emergency Medical Response System. Pedia Nurse...

2012-08-09 23:01:19

Pedia Nurse Tele Health monitoring solutions teams up with Legacy Security Systems of South Carolina to deliver best in class services (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 Pedia Nurse is a division of Nurse Alert a U.S. company focused on providing affordable high quality “Personal Emergency and Home Tele Health Services”. In case of emergency, Pedia Nurse 24-Hour Nurse-Line Services is engineered and designed to help in the prevention of pediatric emergencies. Partnered with Legacy Security...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'