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Hospital Care


ID Article
1Advance Medical Directive
2An Agent's Role for Durable Power of Attorney
3Anesthesia: Before You Receive Anesthesia
4Anesthesia: General Anesthesia
5Anesthesia: Monitored Anesthesia Care (MAC)
6Anesthesia: Regional Anesthesia
7Bathroom Safety After Surgery
8Before Surgery: Preparing Your Home
9Bloodborne Pathogens: After an Accident
10Bloodborne Pathogens: OSHA Regulations
11Bloodborne Pathogens: Understanding Controls
12Bolus Tube Feeding
13Caring for a Drainage Tube
14Caring for Your PD Catheter and Exit Site
15Central Line (Central Venous Access Device)
16Choosing an Agent
17Clostridium difficile Infection
18Colostomy: Changing Your Pouch
19Communicating About Pain
20Complementary Care for Pain
21Continuous Tube Feeding
22Delivering Pain Medicine
23Discharge Instructions: Administering IV Antibiotics
24Discharge Instructions: After Your Surgery
25Emptying and Cleaning Your Urinary Catheter Bag
26Exercises to Prevent Falls
27Extended-Spectrum Beta-lactamase (ESBL) – Producing Bacteria
28Flushing an IV Catheter
29Gastrostomy Feeding Tube Care: Flushing
30Giving a Subcutaneous (Sub-Q) Injection
31Handwashing: Tips for Patients, Family, and Friends
32Health Care Workers: Preventing Hepatitis B and C
33Health Care Workers: Preventing HIV Infection
34Health Care-Associated Pneumonia
35Incision Care
36Incision Care After Vaginal Birth
37Incision Care: Abdomen
38Incision Care: Chest
39Inside the ICU (Intensive Care Unit)
40Intensive Care Guidelines
41Intensive Care Unit (ICU): What You Can Do for Your Loved One
42IV Care: Clean Setup
43IV Care: Using IV Antibiotics
44IV Catheter Site Care
45Life Support (Treatment Choices)
46Managing Post-Op Pain at Home: Medications
47Managing Post-Op Pain at Home: Non-Medication Relief
48Maximizing Surgical Safety
49Measuring Your Pain
50Medicine for Pain
51Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infection
52Multidrug-Resistant Organisms (MDROs)
53Nutrition After Surgery
54Ostomy Care: Emptying Your Pouch
55Pain Management After Surgery
56PD Catheter Access: Placing the Catheter
57Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)
58Postsurgery Checklist
59Postsurgical Coughing
60Postsurgical Deep Breathing
61Preparing for Outpatient Surgery
62Presurgery Checklist
63Preventing Central Line Infections
64Preventing Falls: Are You At Risk of Falling?
65Preventing Falls: How to Prepare and What to Do
66Preventing Falls: In the Hospital
67Preventing Falls: Make Your Health a Priority
68Preventing Falls: Making Changes in Your Living Space
69Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Out of a Chair and Bed
70Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Outside
71Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Using a Cane or Walker
72Preventing Falls: Staying Active
73Preventing Surgical Site Infections
74Preventing the Spread of Infection
75Preventing the Spread of Infection: Understanding Isolation Procedures
76Receiving IV Chemotherapy
77Recognizing and Treating Wound Infection
78Removing Life Support
79Self Blood Donation
80Self-Catheterization for Men
81Self-Catheterization for Women
82Standard Precautions: Cleaning Up Contamination
83Standard Precautions: Gloves and Other PPE
84Standard Precautions: Handwashing
85Standard Precautions: Needles and Other Sharps
86Standard Precautions: Removing Gloves Safely
87Staph Infection (non-MRSA)
88Suture Care
89Transmission-Based Precautions: Airborne
90Transmission-Based Precautions: Contact
91Tube Feeding: Skin and Mouth Care
92Tuberculosis (TB)
93Types of Anesthesia
94Understanding Blood and Blood Components
95Understanding Blood Donation Before Surgery
96Understanding Bloodborne Pathogens
97Understanding DNR Orders
98Understanding Health Care Facilities
99Understanding PEG Tube Feeding
100Understanding Restraints
101Understanding the Pain Response
102Understanding Ventilators
103Urostomy: Caring for Your Stoma
104Urostomy: Changing Your Pouch
105Urostomy: Emptying Your Pouch
106Urostomy: Maintaining Your Health
107Urostomy: Managing Skin Problems
108Urostomy: Selecting Your Pouch
109Urostomy: Using a Night Drainage System
110Using a PCA Pump
111Using an Incentive Spirometer
112VRE Infection
113What Is a Urostomy?
114What Is Intensive Care?
115What Is Pneumonia?
116When to Use the Emergency Department (ED)
117When You Need a Blood Transfusion (Adult)
118Wound Care

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