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WOC Nurses to the Rescue in Acute Care Hospitals
Skin. The largest organ system in the human body and arguably the most important. While a person can live without some organs, the skin is non-negotiable. And caring for something this valuable is not a job for just anyone. Enter the WOC Nurse!
Patient Turning and Repositioning Doesn’t Have to Be Such a Pain
Ergonomics. It’s fun to say and has become quite the buzzword, but what does it really mean? Simply stated, Ergonomics is the science of designing work tasks to suit the capabilities of the worker. In relation to patient handling, it also involves tools and safety procedures designed to help lift and move patients. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), manual patient lifting is the single greatest risk factor for musculoskeletal injuries in healthcare workers. That hurts just thinking about it.
Safety and Comfort Pivotal for Patient Healing
Patients already in vulnerable positions need to feel secure and confident in their care. Anxiety can often present as anger with the caregivers in the direct line of fire. When flight isn’t an option, fight will win. Studies have revealed the negative impact psychological stress can have on the immune system. Handling these emotions with compassion and open communication is the best bet.
Recognizing the Critical Role of Supply Chain
Selecting products for good patient outcomes while keeping a handle on the bottom line is tricky. The dual role of the Supply Chain Manager has evolved into a critical conduit between the clinician’s preferences and fiscal responsibility. But, how hard can it really be to order a few products? Let’s take a look at what goes into the decision-making process.
What We’re Made Of
At EHOB, we believe in the power of shared purpose. We see each day as a new opportunity to make something of value, and we’ve learned this along the way: we do it better together.
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