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Is It Better To Lease or Buy Patient Monitoring Equipment?

Is It Better To Lease or Buy Patient Monitoring Equipment

Patient monitoring equipment provides quick displays of vital biometric patient data, including heart rate, blood pressure, temperature, and more. Without the ability to get a quick read of patient vitals, medical professionals can't respond quickly and correctly to a medical emergency with their patients. When looking to acquire monitoring equipment, different facilities will have various capacities to attain the necessary equipment. That is when facilities need to ask the question, is it better to lease or buy patient monitoring equipment?

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Choice Humanitarian & Med One Group – Golf to End Poverty

Choice Humanitarian & Med One Group – Golf to End Poverty

By Dani Vaughan

CHOICE Humanitarian has its headquarters located in Salt Lake City, UT, but their work takes place in communities throughout the world. The work that happens within each country is managed by highly experienced directors and staffed by local volunteers. Their goal is to eliminate extreme poverty by working with and training community leaders to take ownership of their own development. Choice Humanitarian will work with these communities until they are self-sufficient and sustainable, then they will exit, and the community will continue to thrive.

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How to Choose Respiratory Ventilators

How to Choose Respiratory Ventilators

With demand sky-high, medical facilities across the world are needing to purchase more respiratory ventilators than ever before. But the circumstances that have increased the demand have also forced medical personnel to take greater care in how they choose respiratory ventilators. While this list is far from all-encompassing, taking into account these qualities can help your facility begin to navigate this choice.

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How to Label IV Tubing Correctly

How to Label IV Tubing Correctly

IV fluids are one of the most crucial parts of patient care when it comes to treating patients who need medications in their system quickly. However, because of the nature of IV medications and the fact that many patients often require multiple medications at once, distributing the wrong medication can be deadly. That is why knowing how to label IV tubing correctly is so incredibly important.

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CADD®-Solis Infusion Pump – Overview and Uses

CADD-Solis Infusion Pump – Overview and Uses

By Dani Vaughan

The CADD®-Solis is an infusion pump that is very small, portable, and is used in a variety of therapies. CADD® pumps are part of Smiths Medical’s line-up of infusion products. These pumps are often searched for online when healthcare personnel are looking for IV pumps. Like many other infusion pumps, the purpose of this pump is to deliver medication at a controlled dose and rate to the patient. This delivery method allows for the correct dose of fluids or medication to be administered correctly.

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How Healthcare Reform Affects the Medical Equipment Market

How Healthcare Reform Affects the Medical Equipment Market

In recent years, the topic of healthcare reform has been thrown into the limelight with the Affordable Care Act and all of its subsequent revisions. Much has been said of the impact on insured and uninsured individuals, but not as much is written about how healthcare reform affects the medical equipment market. The effects can be complex and extensive, as we explore below.

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