Designated Infection
What’s new this flu season?

A few things are new this season: Flu vaccines are updated to better match viruses expected to be circulating in the United States. The A(H1N1)pdm09 vaccine component was updated from… Read More

Do not cross
3 people turn themselves in to face charges in Florida nursing home deaths during Hurricane Irma

AUGUST 26, 2019 / 2:20 PM / AP Three people turned themselves in Monday to face charges in the case of a Florida nursing home where 12 patients died after its air… Read More

EMS & Nursing
New EMS & Nursing Continuing Education Course: For The Sake Of Trach

In the prehospital setting, EMS personnel will treat patients who have alternative airways for long term care needs.  This course brings a different approach to EMS continuing education with a… Read More

Opioid Epidemic
The Opioid Epidemic

The Opioid Epidemic and the Emergency Department According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) there are over 42,000 opioid-related deaths in the United States each year, a… Read More

Be Flu-Ready!

Influenza 2018 Last week’s cold front and this morning’s pumpkin spice latte means one thing for medical professionals, flu season. Each year we dip a toe into the season leery… Read More

Clostridium Difficile
What’s the ? with Clostridium Difficile

Recently hospitals across the country pushed out new policies regarding the testing, treatment and prophylaxis of Clostridium Difficle (C. diff). Nurses are on the front lines, fighting C. diff infections,… Read More

online nursing continuing education
3 reasons why online nursing continuing education makes you better!

In the world we live in where we are all connected via a computer, a smart phone or web conferencing tools, maintaining your mandated continuing education requirements has become easier… Read More