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A Complete Overview of ACLS Certification

What Is ACLS: ACLS stands for advanced cardiovascular life support certification. It is usually extended to people who have suffered critical health conditions and require immediate interruption to ensure that they survive till expert care can be provided to improve their health. Among the critical conditions that call for the application of ACLS, cardiac arrest

Hiring a Home Health Care Employee

Providing the primary care for an elder loved one can be difficult. When you cannot deliver all the elder care yourself and support from friends, family, and community organizations is not enough, it may be useful to hire a home health care worker. He or she can offer care from a few hours a week

Making the Choice to Execute a Health Care Power of Attorney and Living Will

Advances in medical technology, recent court rulings and emerging political trends have brought with them a number of life-and-death choices which many have never before considered. The looming prospect of legalized physician-assisted suicide is one such choice which severely erodes the inherent value and dignity of human life. The much-publicized efforts of certain doctors to

Patient Abandonment – Home Health Care

Each of the following five elements must be present for a patient to have a proper civil cause of action for the tort of abandonment: 1. Health care treatment was unreasonably discontinued. 2. The termination of health care was contrary to the patient’s will or without the patient’s knowledge. 3. The health care provider failed