Pressure injuries assessing, treating and preventing infection

Many care providers struggle with assessment and treatment of pressure injuries. Infection is the most common complication of the pressure injury condition, and the costs associated with both conditions can be astronomical. With a plethora of products and methods of treatment on the market, decision making surrounding wound treatment and confusion about wound assessment persists. This topic will demystify basic decisions about pressure injury treatment, and provide strategies to help mitigate and identify further complications such as infection in those who are most vulnerable to the condition.
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Are You Ready for EKRA? What You Need to Know Now About How this New Legislation Affects Your Lab

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As written, however, EKRA is far more expansive with its broad language enabling the federal government to monitor provider arrangements intended to generate business for any laboratory services, not just those related to individuals in treatment for substance abuse disorders, payable by a FHCP or commercial health insurer.
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Journey to the Cloud: Best Practices for Health Systems

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Join Adventist Health’s Sarah Schaiper, VP Human Performance Operations and Oracle’s Mike Andrus, VP Human Capital Management Transformation as they share their collective experience in implementing cloud platforms and managing ongoing operations post go-live. You’ll learn about critical organizational, data and implementation readiness activities to consider before beginning your journey, and what to expect from the cloud and your organization post go-live.
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De-risk therapeutic antibody drug development using humanized fcrn mice

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Do you need reliable pharmacokinetic data (PK) to evaluate human immunoglobulin or albumin-based therapeutic drug candidates? The humanized FcRn (Hu-FcRn) mouse model enables you to obtain clinically-relevant PK data related to drug half-life. This critically important PK data helps optimize the design of preclinical efficacy studies and to de-risk lead selection.
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How Cystatin C measurement contributes to health care equity

Kidney function is assessed in the laboratory by measuring serum creatinine and/or Cystatin C and estimating glomerular filtration rate using equations. Since 2009 the most frequently used equation has been the 2009 CKD-EPI equation, which includes Cr, age, sex and race in the equation.
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