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Dec 6 2017

Bsn meaning #oasis, #case #mix #diagnosis, #oasis #c, #pps, #medicare #fraud #and #abuse, #home #health

# ©2009 Kathy Quan RN BSN ALL RIGHTS RESERVED OASIS (O utcome and As sessment I nformation S et ) is officially the data collection tool used by Medicare to ensure standard quality care is being provided by home health agencies across the U.S. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) adopted as it mission a model for quality care from the Institute of Medicine (IOM). The OASIS is constantly evolving to meet the criteria set forth by Congress to comply with the latest requirements for Medicare. The Home Health Care Initiative says Quality Care shall have the following …

Oct 2 2017

Multiple Sclerosis Pictures: MS Brain Lesions, Symptoms, Causes, Types, and Treatments # #slideshows, #slide #shows,

# Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Multiple Sclerosis IMAGES PROVIDED BY: 1) Pasieka/Photo Researchers Inc, Carol and Mike Werner/Phototake 2) Julianne Skarwecki/Flickr 3) Mehau Kulyk / Photo Researchers Inc 4) Photoalto 5) Seth Joel/Photographer’s Choice 6) Scott Camazine, Living Art Enterprises/Photo Researchers Inc 7) Steve Oh, M.S. / Phototake 8) Mikael Andersson/Nordic Photos 9) Matt Hind/Digital Vision 10) Martin Barraud/OJO Images 11) Huntstock 12) Joe Raedle/Getty Images 13) Photodisc 14) Photodisc 15) Michele Constantini/PhotoAlto 16) Goodshot 17) IStockphoto 18) Huntstock 19) Eicker Joerg 20) Al Bello/Getty Images 21) Huntstock George Kraft, director, Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation, Research, and Training Center and …

Sep 21 2017

Plummer Vinson Syndrome – Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Causes #plummer #vinsion #syndrome, #symptoms, #causes, #treatment, #diagnosis,

# What is Plummer Vinson Syndrome? This is a syndrome occurring with chronic, long term “Iron deficiency anemia”. Individuals with this syndrome have problems swallowing because of esophageal webs thin, small tissue growths that block partially the esophagus. It is defined in the literature as having a triad of “iron deficiency anemia”, esophageal webs, and dysphagia. Currently this syndrome is extremely rare but it is significant to be able to recognize it as it isolates a patient group that has an enlarged risk of “squamous cell carcinoma” of the esophagus and pharynx. It is also referred to as PVS. Plummer …

Aug 25 2017

How lupus is diagnosed: An overview #diagnosis #center

# How lupus is diagnosed: An overview Lupus Foundation of America April 26, 2017 Resource Content In lupus, something goes wrong with your immune system, the part of the body that fights off viruses, bacteria, and germs. Normally, our immune system produces proteins called antibodies that protect the body from these foreign invaders. When you have lupus, your immune system cannot tell the difference between these foreign invaders and your body’s healthy tissues, so autoantibodies are made that damage and destroy healthy tissue (auto means self and anti means against, so autoantibody means against self). These autoantibodies cause inflammation, pain, …

Aug 2 2017

Tuberculosis (TB) #tuberculosis, #cdc, #tb, #t.b., #t #b, #t.b, #dtbe, #usa, #mycobacterium, #division #of #tuberculosis

# See the Toolkit for TB Programs Visit CDC s latent TB infection online hub See newly released TB Treatment Guidelines See the Take on Latent Tuberculosis Infection infographic See newly released TB Diagnostic Guidelines TB Basics Drug-Resistant TB Infection Control Testing Diagnosis Research Specific Populations Treatment Guidelines Laboratory Patient Education Materials, Fact Sheets, Brochures, Reports Articles, Slide Sets, Posters, Infographics, Electronic Tools Resources, Find TB Resources Tools for Health Care Providers, Resources for TB Programs, Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers, TB Education Training Network Tuberculosis Cases and Case Rates, Surveillance Summaries, Trends in TB (Fact Sheet), Interactive TB …

Aug 1 2017

Home – Pacific Ocean Drug Rehab, Opiate, Heroin Detox, Pet-friendly, Couple-Friendly, in Orange County #animal

# Welcome to Pacific Ocean Drug Rehab Pacific Ocean Drug Rehab specializes in sobriety programs for men, women any clients dealing with any kind of addictive behavior. From alcoholism to drug addiction, Pacific Ocean Drug Rehab recognizes the differences of men verses clients addiction and emphasizes the great importance of a sobriety program created for all individuals tailored to their specific needs. Our partner program, Sober Companions Orange County, will help to show you how to live your life sober once you have completed treatment. This combination will help you or your loved one have an overall successful and happy …

Jul 30 2017

Chocolate Allergy #chocolate #allergy, #food #allergies, #ny, #same #day #diagnosis, #allergist, #nyc, #allergy, #allergies, #allergy

# Chocolate Allergy Chocolate has been blamed for a range of adverse reactions including migraines. heartburn, cramps, swelling, allergy cough, itching, and hives. In the worst cases, someone can experience a life-threatening reaction called anaphylaxis. It is very serious, and for some people, the only way to avoid these problems is to avoid chocolate. But… true chocolate allergies are quite rare. If you experience adverse symptoms after you eat chocolate, it is more likely that you are allergic to another ingredient in the chocolate, or that you are intolerant to chocolate. NYC allergists agree that the Big 8 food allergens …