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16 Outdoor Activities to Do While Social Distancing

16 Outdoor Activities to Do While Social Distancing

By Madeline Cheney

With the weather warming up and many stay-at-home orders beginning to be lifted, millions across the country are understandably itching to get out of their houses. Not only is being outside and under the sun fun, but it also yields a lot of benefits. Some of these benefits include reduced fatigue, increased immunity, reduced stress, and even reduced mental health issues. Soaking in some rays also boosts vitamin D, which boosts energy.

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Reasons to Embrace More Efficient Infusion Systems at Your Facility

Reasons to Embrace More Efficient Infusion Systems at Your Facility

In the United States of America, over 10,000 citizens reach the retirement age of 65 daily. Sound healthcare systems in the form of excellent expertise and efficient equipment help ensure that aging patients and many others receive the type of care they deserve. The invention of the infusion system has been a game-changer in how healthcare facilities deliver fluids, medications, blood, and blood products to their patients. Hospitals can now use an infusion system to provide accurate and consistent flow rates, more so for high-alert medications.

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How to Set Up a PCA Pump

How to Set Up a PCA Pump

By Dani Vaughan

PCA pumps are one of the many different types of infusion pumps on the market today. These pumps are commonly used in hospitals and clinics to help manage pain in their patients. Since pain medication is one of the most common drug types used in PCA pumps, ensuring the safety of the patient is extremely important.

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Telehealth Popularity Soars Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Telehealth Popularity Soars Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

By Madeline Cheney

Telehealth has been slowly gaining traction over the last several years but is now booming amid the current COVID-19 pandemic. In an effort to reduce exposure to patients and providers, the option to utilize telehealth services has become both invaluable and necessary in recent weeks. With social distancing and stay-in-place orders around the country, many doctor's offices have virtually shut down in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19. In fact, I recently called my dentist about scheduling my next exam and was told that they are not making appointments for at least another two months. Instances like this are becoming more and more common in many healthcare settings.

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How Smart Infusion Systems Can Improve Your Hospital’s Productivity

How Smart Infusion Systems Can Improve Your Hospital’s Productivity

The impact of infusion systems on the medical field is unmatched. For over five decades now, IV pumps have enabled medical practitioners to achieve almost 100% bioavailability on intravenous delivery routes. The accurate dose delivery system reduces the errors that were prevalent in traditional gravity IVs. Adoption of Dose Error Reduction Systems (DERS) allows hospitals to monitor drug administration, which improves overall patient care and productivity of the clinicians. Here are five ways in which infusion systems lead to better healthcare.

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Keeping Medical Equipment Clean

Keeping Medical Equipment Clean

By Dani Vaughan

With the spread of COVID-19 across the United States, consumers are rushing to purchase hand sanitizer and cleaning supplies to keep their homes and workplaces clean. Med One understands the needs of hospitals and healthcare facilities and is dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness when it comes to our equipment.

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