Diet and your meds: What patients eat CAN hurt them

Diet and your meds: What patients eat CAN hurt them

Though some patients are less than diligent in taking their medications, many more are right on top of things. They take their meds on time and refill their prescriptions before they run out. But even if people are eating right, they may not take into consideration what impact even the best diet — let alone the worst — can have on their medications’ effectiveness.

How to keep patient and staff safety first

How to keep patient and staff safety first

The highly regarded Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) annually sponsors Patient Safety Awareness Week (this year March 8-14) to help encourage everyone to learn more about how to improve the safety of our healthcare system — for the health and well-being of not only patients, but our workforce that cares for them.