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RICE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PHARMACY STAFF EXPERIENCES A 55% REDUCTION IN TIME SPENT MANAGING PATIENT-SPECIFIC MEDICATIONS USING OMNICELL SINGLEPOINTE SOLUTION

... increased efficiency of pharmacist and nursing staff MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and WILLMAR, Minn., ... which increased the efficiency of pharmacy and nursing staff. nursing and pharmacy are now more in concert. ...

Alegent Health Sees Positive Results From Recent Clinician Usability Study Collaboration With Siemens and Motion Computing

... to the computer consumed over 48 minutes of nursing time. Additionally, data availability to other ... electronic medical record (EMR). In response to nursing concerns about the various ... for accurate and complete data. -- Improve nursing Satisfaction -- Following the study, an anonymous ...

Honor Society of Nursing Recognizes Researcher of HIV Risk Prevention for Poor and Underserved

... books. Jemmott received a bachelor of science in nursing from the Hampton Institute of Nursing, and a master of science in nursing and doctoral degree in human sexuality education ... Award acknowledges a major breakthrough in nursing knowledge development that has resulted in ...

Gallbladder Removal Through Vagina Offers Minimally Invasive Alternative

... tissue transplants and orthopaedics. Northwestern Memorial possesses nursing Magnet Status, the nation's highest recognition for patient care and nursing excellence, and it is listed in 10 clinical specialties in U.S. News ...

National Study Shows Magnesium Sulfate Reduces Risk of Cerebral Palsy in Premature Births

... tissue transplants and orthopaedics. Northwestern Memorial possesses nursing Magnet Status, the nation's highest recognition for patient care and nursing excellence, and it is listed in 10 clinical specialties in U.S. News & ...

FDA Files Application To Convert ONTAK(R) (Denileukin Diftitox) to Full Approval for Use in Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma (CTCL)

... ONTAK should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed. nursing Mothers It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. ... human milk, and because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants, patients receiving ONTAK should discontinue nursing. ADVERSE ...

Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. Begins Patient Enrollment for its SFP Dose-Ranging Study

... within the target iron range, while at the same time decreasing associated nursing and pharmaceutical IV iron administration costs. Recent academic studies ... deliver safe and effective renal therapy to ESRD patients while decreasing nursing time and supply cost. The Company offers the proprietary Dri-Sate(R) Dry ...

SUNY Youth Sports Institute Convenes Top Experts in NYC Next Week to Present Research & Analysis on Energy Drink Health Impacts

... for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park , MD Christina Calamaro, PhD, CRNP Assistant Professor, College of nursing and Health Professions, Drexel University , Philadelphia, PA ...

Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients

... If you think you are pregnant, are planning to become pregnant, or are nursing, please tell your healthcare team. GEMZAR may harm your unborn or nursing baby. If you have had prior kidney or liver problems or impairment, please tell your healthcare professional. GEMZAR may not be right for you. ...

Cardiovascular Fitness Not Affected by Cancer Treatment

... Jesuit principle of cura personalis -- or "care of the whole person." The Medical Center includes the School of Medicine and the School of nursing and Health Studies, both nationally ranked, the world-renowned Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Biomedical Graduate Research Organization ...

Video: Data on More Than 15 Novartis Oncology Compounds at ASCO Highlight Progress Toward Targeted Therapies for Diverse Tumor Types

... while taking Gleevec tablets and to avoid breast-feeding while taking Gleevec tablets because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants. Sexually active female patients taking Gleevec should use adequate contraception. If the patient does become pregnant while taking Gleevec, ...

Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute and Inverness Medical Innovations to Develop Commercial Test to Detect Early Alzheimer's Disease

... In 2005, the cost to Medicare for care of beneficiaries with AD and other dementias was $91 billion and the cost to state and federal Medicaid for nursing home care for people with AD and other dementias was $21 billion. Dementia currently afflicts over 29 million people worldwide, and the annual global ...

RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) (Risperidone) Long-Acting Treatment Delayed the Time to Relapse in Patients with Bipolar I Disorder

... to become pregnant during therapy with RISPERDAL (R) CONSTA (R) . Caution should be exercised when administering RISPERDAL (R) CONSTA (R) to a nursing woman. RISPERDAL (R) CONSTA (R) may make you more sensitive to heat. You may have trouble cooling off, or be more likely to become ...

Creighton Medical Laboratories First to Offer New Cancer Test

... with Creighton University School of Medicine, an institution with an international reputation for medical research, CML helps physicians, clinics, nursing facilities and hospitals it serves deliver advanced and more effective patient-care. About Creighton University : Creighton University , a ...

New Data for Abbott's TRILIPIX(R) (fenofibric acid) in Combination with Rosuvastatin Calcium Shows Improvement on Key Lipids for Cholesterol Management

... alone. Important Safety Information About TRILIPIX TRILIPIX should not be taken by people with liver, gallbladder, or severe kidney disease, nursing mothers, or those allergic to any product ingredient. Unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness, particularly when occurring with tiredness ...

CRESTOR(R) Reduced CV Risk in Patients Achieving Low LDL and hsCRP Targets in New JUPITER Analysis

... disease, which may include unexplained persistent elevations of hepatic transaminase levels, in women who are pregnant or may become pregnant, and in nursing mothers. Cases of myopathy and rhabdomyolysis with acute renal failure secondary to myoglobinuria have been reported with HMG-CoA reductase ...

CRESTOR(R) Reduced Risk of Blood Clots in the Veins

... disease, which may include unexplained persistent elevations of hepatic transaminase levels, in women who are pregnant or may become pregnant, and in nursing mothers. Cases of myopathy and rhabdomyolysis with acute renal failure secondary to myoglobinuria have been reported with HMG-CoA reductase ...

Worldwide Cost Estimate for Alzheimer's and Dementia Is US$315.4 Billion

... March 26. Due to the "greying of the world" and the increasing number of persons suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia, the costs of care and nursing of persons with dementia have an enormous economic impact on the healthcare and social services systems in advanced economies as well as in ...

March 2009 Mayo Clinic Health Letter Highlights Knee Repair Surgery, Anxiety Disorder and Preventing Blood Clots

... occurs usually in the largest veins of the legs and pelvis. Many factors increase risk, including certain cancers, advanced age, living in a nursing home, use of hormone replacement therapy, pregnancy, recent childbirth, a family history of DVT, and obesity. Any of several situations can ...

Galderma Announces Interim Data Relating to Sequential Treatment Regimen of Clobex(R) Spray Followed by Vectical(TM) Ointment in Managing Plaque Psoriasis

... If severe irritation occurs discontinue use. Avoid contact with eyes, lips and face. Vectical(TM) Ointment has not been studied in pregnant or nursing women. Use no more than 200 grams per week. About Galderma Galderma, created in 1981 as a joint venture between Nestle and L'Oreal, is a ...

Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. Announces FDA Filings for Paliperidone Palmitate and INVEGA(R)

... you are pregnant or if you are planning to get pregnant while taking paliperidone. Caution should be exercised when paliperidone is administered to a nursing woman. Paliperidone may affect alertness and motor skills; use caution until the effect of paliperidone is known. Paliperidone may make you ...

New Research Suggests Platelet 'Stickiness' May be the Single Most Important Risk Factor in Patients Treated with Coronary Stents - Findings May be Applicable to Anyone with Vascular Disease

... a regional health organization that also includes Northwest Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Jewish Convalescent & nursing Home, and related subsidiaries and affiliates. ...

Stents Can Treat - Not Just Prevent - Strokes, Suggests Early Research

... than those treatments. "Most patients had significant improvement; for instance, they could go home rather than having to be placed in a nursing home, which is pretty dramatic," said L. Nelson Hopkins, M.D., professor and chairman of neurosurgery and professor of radiology at the State ...

Study Finds DOXIL(R) Combination Therapy Delays Disease Progression for Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer

... * Patients with a history of hypersensitivity reactions to a conventional doxorubicin formulation or the components of DOXIL * nursing mothers Additional Safety Information * Cardiac function should be carefully monitored - Congestive heart failure or ...

Continued Overall Survival Advantage Reported From Pivotal Trial of VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Therapy in Patients With Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma

... tumor lysis syndrome and hepatic events. Women of childbearing potential should avoid becoming pregnant while being treated with VELCADE. nursing mothers are advised not to breastfeed while receiving VELCADE. Cases of severe sensory and motor peripheral neuropathy have been reported. The ...

Video: Tasigna(R) Demonstrates Rapid Response as Initial Therapy in Life-Threatening Form of Leukemia

... while taking Gleevec tablets and to avoid breast-feeding while taking Gleevec tablets because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants. Sexually active female patients taking Gleevec should use adequate contraception. If the patient does become pregnant while taking Gleevec, ...

Prolonged Progression-Free Survival Demonstrated by VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Induction Regimens in Transplant-Eligible Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma Patients

... tumor lysis syndrome and hepatic events. Women of childbearing potential should avoid becoming pregnant while being treated with VELCADE. nursing mothers are advised not to breastfeed while receiving VELCADE. Cases of severe sensory and motor peripheral neuropathy have been reported. The ...

CHMP Recommends Approval in the European Union (EU) for New Options for Patients With Certain Primary Brain Tumors

... malignancies, including myeloid leukemia, have also been observed. TEMODAR may cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman. nursing should be discontinued in women taking TEMODAR. Prophylaxis against Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia is required for all patients ...

Novel VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Four-Drug Combination Was Well Tolerated In Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma Patients

... tumor lysis syndrome and hepatic events. Women of childbearing potential should avoid becoming pregnant while being treated with VELCADE. nursing mothers are advised not to breastfeed while receiving VELCADE. Cases of severe sensory and motor peripheral neuropathy have been reported. The ...

University of Kansas Medical Center to Deploy Velos eResearch System-Wide

... The University of Kansas Medical Center prepares students for leadership roles in today's dynamic health care environment in Schools of Medicine, nursing and Allied Health. KU Medical Center offers more than 2,900 students an innovative curriculum and patient-centered clinical training in partnership ...

More Than 200 Abstracts at ASH and SABCS Reveal Potential Compelling Patient Benefits From Novartis Oncology Current and Pipeline Therapies

... while taking Gleevec tablets and to avoid breast-feeding while taking Gleevec tablets because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants. Sexually active female patients taking Gleevec should use adequate contraception. If the patient does become pregnant while taking Gleevec, ...

Healthy Bones Program Reduces Hip Fractures by 37 Percent, Kaiser Permanente Study Finds

... have osteoporosis, 80 percent are women. More than 300,000 hip fractures are reported annually in the United States. Twenty-four percent end up in a nursing home, 50 percent never reach their functional capacity, and 25 percent of patients with a hip fracture die in the first year after the incident. ...

Study Suggests Treatment with Paliperidone ER Significantly Improves Symptoms of Schizoaffective Disorder

... you are pregnant or if you are planning to get pregnant while taking paliperidone. Caution should be exercised when paliperidone is administered to a nursing woman. Paliperidone may affect alertness and motor skills; use caution until the effect of paliperidone is known. Paliperidone may make you more ...

Elsevier is Expanding eClinical Solutions in Europe

... a suite of innovative electronic products, such as ScienceDirect ( http://www.sciencedirect.com/ ), MD Consult ( http://www.mdconsult.com/ ), Mosby nursing Consult ( http://www.nursingconsult.com ) Scopus ( http://www.info.scopus.com/ ), bibliographic databases and online reference works. Elsevier ( ...

ULURU Inc. Announces the Commencement of First Clinical Study Using Altrazeal(TM) Silver

... use the product for chronic wounds, the product accelerates healing and decreases pain, decreases dressing changes and reduction in wound management nursing time. These statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to the risk factors detailed in the Company's ...

In celebration of World Hospice and Palliative Care Day, FHSSA Announces Seven New Partnerships Between U.S. Organizations and African Hospices

... Hospice Care of Middlebury in Connecticut with Gonja Lutheran Hospital in Tanzania -- Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of nursing in North Dakota is the first Friend of FHSSA FHSSA has 73 active partnerships in 15 African countries and 27 states in the United States, and ...

Early Data Show Potential for Imatinib Mesylate Tablets to Treat Life-Threatening Form of Pulmonary Artery Disease

... while taking Gleevec tablets and to avoid breast-feeding while taking Gleevec tablets because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants. Sexually active female patients taking Gleevec should use adequate contraception. If the patient does become pregnant while taking Gleevec, ...

American Heart Association Scientific Statement: Heart Patients Should Be Screened, Treated for Depression

... a poorer long-term outlook," said Erika Froelicher, R.N., M.A., M.P.H., Ph.D., a professor at the University of California San Francisco, School of nursing and Medicine and co-chair of the writing group. Dale Briggs, who experienced depression after his heart valve surgery, said the statement is ...

Wound Management Technologies, Inc. Announces Conference Plans in Boston and Additional Clinical Research on CellerateRx(R)

... Wound Clinic, Podiatry Today and producers of the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care. The seminar will be attended by podiatrists, nurses, PT's, nursing home administrators, dieticians, and pharmacists who care for patients with wounds. The focus is on the clinical and economic perspective of wound ...

Leading Healthcare System Decreases MRSA Infection Rate by 53 Percent - Offers Protocol & Educational Materials Free of Charge to Other Organizations

... Novant Health Novant Health is a not-for-profit integrated healthcare system that includes nine hospitals, a 1015-physician medical group, two nursing homes and 130 outpatient facilities, including diagnostic centers, rehabilitation programs, surgery centers and community health outreach programs. ...
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