The transition to electronic health records can bring some concerns for healthcare providers, including workflow, training, privacy and security. But one of the most important issues is communication, and many clinicians are concerned that using a computer with a patient...
Gone are the days when a hemophilia diagnosis meant you could not live a normal life. Now more treatments are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and people with the condition can better manage bleeding. That’s good news as thousands observe World Hemophilia...
Encouraging and Equipping Leaders The new APHON Mentoring Program links members in their mutual pursuit...
Caring for Central Venous Catheters: Striving for ZERO Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections in a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Transplant Inpatient Unit First Place Poster Award Winner at the 2013 APHON Annual Conference Mary Lynn Rae, MSN RN CPHON® Clinical...
Now is the time to nominate a colleague for an APHON award. The application deadline is May 31.
The more red blood cells patients receive during a blood transfusion, the greater their risk of infection, according to an analysis of previously published studies. Researchers with the University of Michigan Health System and VA Ann Arbor...
New technology can reduce adverse reactions and decrease blood bank costs, report investigators in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics Scientists in France have designed a new system for molecular blood group typing that offers blood...
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