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Palliative & Hospice Care

By Rebekah Price, DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
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Forensic casework involving hospice and palliative care will often require some clarification on the bounds and overlapping nature of these medical specialties. This article provides legal…

Bed Bug Infestations in Care Facilities

By Rebekah Price, DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-C & Kenyon Conklin, VMD & Diane Trainor, Ph.D., CHCM
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This article discusses the standard of care for bed bug detection, bed bug bite treatment, and bed bug elimination, particularly for facilities that care for special populations. Bed Bug Infestations…

Surgical Errors: Wrong Site, Wrong Patient, Wrong Procedure

By Rebekah Price, DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
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The common sentinel events in surgery involve the wrong site, patient, and procedure errors. In this article, nurse practitioner Rebekah Price discusses the standard of care for preventing surgical…

Retained Surgical Items

By Rebekah Price, DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
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The most common preventable injuries to patients during surgery involve small sponges, clamps, and other objects left inside the body cavity. In this article, nurse practitioner Rebekah Price…