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Remote Patient Monitoring: What It Means for You

Remote Patient Monitoring: What It Means for You

In the past, home health care has mostly referred to doctors or nurses visiting patients in the home regularly. Although this is still an applicable definition, recent advances in remote patient monitoring technology have given this term a whole new meaning. And this new meaning is revolutionizing how patients receive healthcare.

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How To Maintain Medical Suction Pumps

How to Maintain Medical Suction Pumps

There are few things more important during surgery than a surgeon being able to clearly see the patient they are operating on. Visibility in the operating room is of vital importance, and suction pumps help with this function when performing a surgery. These suction pumps may also be used to carry fluid away from the lungs for those suffering from lung infections or those unable to bring fluid up through coughing.

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Reasons To Rent Infusion Pumps

Reasons To Rent Infusion Pumps

There are only a few sights more common in a hospital than infusion pumps. They stand as silent sentinels at patient bedsides providing life-saving fluids and medications to those with critical injuries, illnesses, or those with debilitating conditions. Because of their essential nature, finding the means to acquire these devices is necessary for providing the highest quality patient care. Read ahead for reasons to rent infusion pumps.

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Proper Preventive Maintenance of Ventilators

Proper Preventive Maintenance of Ventilators

Medical equipment that malfunctions or no longer functions can spell disaster for patients in vulnerable situations. This is especially true of patients placed on respiratory ventilators. For that reason, it isn't enough to simply lease or purchase quality equipment. Performing proper preventative maintenance of ventilators is essential to ensuring respiratory patients receive the critical care they need to make a full recovery.

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Med One Annual Sales Meeting 2020

Med One Annual Sales Meeting 2020

By Dani Vaughan

The year 2020 has been a year full of unique and challenging circumstances. With the public health concerns of COVID-19 still extremely prevalent, we here at Med One opted to have a virtual sales meeting with our employees. Senior leaders of the company prepared messages of encouragement and vision for the goals of Med One in the coming year. Check out the video recap below and read on to see an overview of the topics that were discussed.

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Best Practices for Changing IV Tubing

Best Practices for Changing IV Tubing

When it comes to administering IV fluids to patients, it is every healthcare provider’s goal to protect patients from the risks associated with IVs, with infection being a primary concern. Considering this goal, everything is done to give patients the best chance of recovery. Following best practices for changing IV tubing gives patients that chance for a quick and healthy recovery.

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Communication Styles in the Workplace

Communication Styles in the Workplace

By Ibby Smith Stofer

I invite you to do a communication styles assessment with me to reveal your style and maybe your age.

To begin, please close your eyes and try to empty your mind for these few moments. I promise this is nothing like those shows where you are hypnotized and embarrassed when you find out what you did. PROMISE!

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Effective Strategies To Increase Patient Safety

Effective Strategies To Increase Patient Safety

One of the values most often attributed to the medical field is the aspiration to “do no harm” to any patient. However, despite the best efforts of medical facilities, many potential hazards can get in the way of patient health and safety. To create effective strategies to increase patient safety, facilities must identify and address these hazards.

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Med One Industry Insights - Brad Johnson

Med One Industry Insights - Brad Johnson

By Dani Vaughan

In the next video of our Med One Industry Insights series, we sat down and talked medical equipment rental with Brad Johnson. As the SVP and General Manager of Equipment Rental, he was able to bring some unique perspectives about the benefits of renting equipment and the benefits of having Med One as a rental partner.

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Reasons To Update Your Medical Equipment

Reasons To Update Your Medical Equipment

Innovation is critical in the medical field. With its help, we can find new ways to meet a whole host of patient needs. Without innovation, however, we stagnate or become ineffective. This is true of strategies and procedures, but also the equipment medical staff use to treat patients. If you haven’t assessed your equipment recently, read through these primary reasons to update your medical equipment.

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