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It’s National Patient Access Personnel Week!

It’s National Patient Access Personnel Week!

What department has 48 employees that interact with EVERY patient who receives services in the Coliseum Health System, processes more than 100,000 patient visits per year, and includes cashiering, financial counselors (not billing), and registrars? You guessed it, Patient Access!! Continue reading

The Five Rights of Medication Administration

The Five Rights of Medication Administration

There are many different aspects of institutional practice. With so many policies and procedures being implemented, as well as new programs being established, it is easy to lose sight of the most basic and most important foundation of institutional practice. That is, recognizing the “Five Rights” of medication administration and carrying it out efficiently and accurately. Continue reading