The newest heart disease and stroke prevention guidelines for doctors urge them to help you avoid heart disease and stroke by prescribing drugs called statins for some of you, treating obesity as a disease, and giving you other resources to stay healthy. So what does that mean for you? Should you be on statins? Should you change … Continue reading Understanding the New Prevention Guidelines
A 19-year-old woman is dying. It could be days, it could be weeks, it could be a few months. No one really knows, mainly because no one knows much of anything about the form of cancer currently infesting her brain. You have heard of this woman. You saw her story playing on the TV in … Continue reading
The top health technology hazards are in the hands of nurses, according to a new report from the ECRI Institute. The top health technology hazards are in the hands of nurses, according to a new report from the ECRI Institute. Out of the 10 top hazards identified in the report, nurses work directly with the … Continue reading How nurses can avoid the top health technology hazards
“Well, come on guys, we gotta do something!” Those are the words that strike fear into my heart this time of year. It’s bad enough that we have to work one major and one minor holiday over the winter. Add in shopping and cooking and wrangling your particular traditional decorations, and people at work wanting … Continue reading 5 ways for nurses to stress less during the holiday season
TaleMed is pleased to announce our 2017 Calendar Photo Contest!
We put health care professionals on assignment to do the work they love – in places they fall in love with. We want to help all travel health care professionals find your place, by seeing the places you have fallen in love with. Submit photos of the cities, season, views you have fallen in love with.
Four healthcare professionals that have found their place will receive an Echo Dot. Winners will be announced every 13 weeks! Eight honorable mention winners will also be chosen and announced in November 2017.
The twelve winners selected will see their photos in the 2018 Find Your Place Calendar. So set your cameras to high resolution and start snapping those photos. If you have already taken an award winning photo please feel free to submit. Photographs will be accepted from any healthcare professional that would like to participate.