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  THIS JUST IN April 27, 2010  
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How do nurses access and use information in practice today?

Join Anne Woods, chief nurse of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and Ovid, for a free webcast on Improving Nursing Practice with Information and Technology on April 29th from 12pm to 1pm Eastern.


CDC workbook outlines pediatric care during flu pandemic

Get the new CDC workbook "Coordinating Pediatric Medical Care During an Influenza Pandemic," which outlines coordination of care for children with flulike illness during a flu pandemic.


2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The AHRQ has released its seventh annual National Healthcare Quality Report and National Healthcare Disparities Report, which present the latest available findings on quality of and access to healthcare.


New clinical algorithms guide gastrointestinal diagnosis

The Rome Foundation tool incorporates clear pathways to diagnosis for challenging GI disorders, combining evidence- and symptom-based criteria and other diagnostic factors into algorithms that can be easily understood and applied in the clinical setting.



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Revisiting HIPAA
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Clinical ladder programs and unions
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