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Is C. Diff Dangerous for Patients?

What’s C. Diff and Why Should You Care? Clostridium difficile, commonly referred to as C. diff, is one tough bacterial infection. Is C. diff dangerous for patients? Unfortunately, C. diff is common and can be deadly. How many people are impacted? It makes over 500,000 Americans sick every year, killing 29,000 each year.  Over 94% […]

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Do You Know the Top Health Technology Hazards for 2017?

Healthcare should improve with the influx of health-related technology – right? Turns out, not always. Rather, it turns out that technology can kill you. Do you know the top health technology hazards? ECRI Institute, a nonprofit organization which researches medical procedures, devices, drugs, and processes to determine what can improve patient care and what can cause […]

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