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5 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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EXCHANGE: Chaos adds realism to nursing program

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) - The "hospital room" was full of Illinois Wesleyan University nursing students attempting to deal with a teenager who had overdosed on pills and liquor, his upset ex-girlfriend and his angry mother. The chaos was intentional. The students, all juniors in the simulation lab ...

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DEC 16, 2014 - Washington Times

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Baton Rouge-based Amedisys names new CEO

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge-based home nursing giant Amedisys Inc. has hired health care industry veteran Paul B. Kusserow to serve as its president and chief executive officer. Kusserow's career includes stints at Humana Inc., where he served as senior vice president, chief strategy, innovations and ...

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DEC 16, 2014 - BBC

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Care home scalding death accidental

A care assistant at a nursing home where a dementia patient was scalded in a bath, had not been given any formal training, an inquest hears.

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DEC 16, 2014 - New York Times

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Death in Bronx Shows Vulnerability of State’s Nursing Home Residents

The death of Frank Mercado, 77, ruled a homicide by the medical examiner, highlights the hazards of nursing homes in New York, where rates of substandard care and abuse are high, according to studies.

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DEC 15, 2014 - New York Times

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Well: The Green House Effect: Homes for the Elderly to Thrive

The common belief is that nursing homes are depressing places where old people go to die. But the Green House project offers cheerful, homelike facilities that are respectful of the needs and wants of elderly Americans.

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