• Healthcare
  • Prevalence Survey of Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) in Acute Care Hospitals in the United States-Extension-(0920-0852 exp.5/31/13)-National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (federalregister.gov)
  • Because of the substantial resources necessary to conduct hospital-wide surveillance in an ongoing manner, most of the more than 4,500 hospitals now reporting to the CDC's current HAI surveillance system, the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN 0920-0666 expires 1/31/15), focus instead on device-associated and procedure-associated infections in a selected patient locations, and do not report data on all types of HAIs occurring hospital-wide. (federalregister.gov)
  • This study measured the efficacy of a training program for a hospital healthcare staff to reduce AM. (magiran.com)
  • system
  • The system (10) for collecting and disposing of contaminated waste products such as medical sharps and other medical wastes includes a housing (11) and its telescopic cover (9) which are fabricated of biodegradable and combustible material such as natural cellulose and non-natural cellulose. (google.com)
  • The United Nations Mission to Investigate Alleged Uses of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic collected evidence "that suggests that chemical weapons were used in Ashrafia Sahnaya" "on a small scale against soldiers", but said they lacked primary information on the delivery system. (wikipedia.org)
  • A scavenger system is a medical device used in hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • The basic functional components of an Anaesthetic Gas Scavenging System are as follows: A collecting assembly / shroud with a relief valve by which the waste gas leaves the breathing or ventilation circuit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Saint Marianne Cope, a Sister of St Francis who opened and operated some of the first general hospitals in the United States, instituting cleanliness standards which influenced the development of America's modern hospital system. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
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  • Study
  • This was a retrospective cross-sectional study using the 2012 American Hospital Association Annual Survey Database. (ahima.org)
  • This study aims to measure nurses' satisfaction with kanban systems in logistics of medical consumables and assesses possible advantages and differences among user groups through an anonymous survey at Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena of Seville, Spain. (elsevier.es)
  • remains
  • The hospital, in a statement issued before the news conference, said the case was "an unfortunate event involving the handling of remains" that had been wrapped in linen in the morgue and mistaken for laundry that was sent for cleaning. (startribune.com)
  • The hospital said the remains were immediately collected from Red Wing and secured "according to proper procedures. (startribune.com)
  • Personnel from RAF Kenley assisted the local police in collecting the remains of the deceased and transporting them to a mortuary in Caterham. (wikipedia.org)
  • Overall
  • Overall, there was sufficient overlap between the case mix of each hospital and that of all other Massachusetts hospitals to justify comparison of individual hospital performance with that of the remaining hospitals. (ahajournals.org)
  • The document is intended to provide overall direction and coordination of the response structure and processes to be used by the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The activities at the hospital command center (HCC) are directed by the incident commander, who has overall responsibility for all activities within the HCC. (wikipedia.org)
  • community
  • them in s e \ e ' a i ncrtrs-easiern states Excel- 15-Trcides, Sklllt- E X C E L L E N T opportunity for registered nurses in a modern n c f - f o r - pro*;t community hospital. (newspapers.com)
  • sent
  • In October 1918, after the war's end, the hospital ship was sent to collect 900 British and Commonwealth prisoners-of-war that had been interred in Turkey. (wikipedia.org)
  • International Committee of the Red Cross - The Red Cross sent tonnes of supplies and hundreds of personnel, and established field hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • policy
  • One common example with substantial health policy implications involves the determination and comparison of hospital outcomes. (ahajournals.org)
  • 3) To identify hospital characteristics associated with nonimplementation to help devise future policy initiatives. (ahima.org)
  • Such a culture is reflected in practice in the managerial systems, personnel policy, principles for participation, training policies and quality management of the undertaking. (wikipedia.org)
  • performance
  • Avianca personnel reported that they factored in a five-percent fuel overburn into the performance calculations due to the hush kit along with an additional five-percent overburn due to the age of the aircraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Avoidable mortality (AM) is one of the most important health indicators (HI) and represents the quality of care in a hospital. (magiran.com)
  • The Ministry of Health of Guatemala assigned 1 million quetzales to the hospital of San Marcos and dispatched two trucks with medicines. (wikipedia.org)
  • Catholic orders such as Little Sisters of the Poor, Sisters of Mercy, Sisters of St. Mary, St. Francis Health Services, Inc. and Sisters of Charity built hospitals and provided nursing services during this period. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • Article 21 allows appeals to be made to neutral vessels to help collect and care for the wounded, sick, and shipwrecked. (wikipedia.org)
  • another
  • On October 21, another hospital (hospital B), located approximately 15 miles from hospital A, reported its pneumonia census to be higher than expected for the first 2 weeks of October. (cdc.gov)
  • Women
  • Linda Richards, who established quality nursing schools in the United States and Japan, and was officially the first professionally trained nurse in the US, graduating in 1873 from the New England Hospital for Women and Children in Boston Clarissa Harlowe "Clara" Barton, a pioneer American teacher, patent clerk, nurse, and humanitarian, and the founder of the American Red Cross. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although an association between low temperatures and an increase in sudden cardiac arrest occurrence is reported, it is unclear other weather conditions including atmospheric pressure influence the occurrence of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA). (ahajournals.org)
  • assist
  • The Chinese navy hospital ship Peace Ark was standing by to assist whilst awaiting approval from Japan, but Japan declined the offer. (wikipedia.org)
  • agencies
  • In the 2014 HICS Guidebook, the term "incident management team" was changed to "hospital incident management team" or "HIMT", in order to eliminate any potential for confusion with other response agencies that may be deployed to aid in managing the incident. (wikipedia.org)