The state investigator noted that the resident’s “current face sheet notes that [the resident] has diagnoses including a left femur fracture, falls, and hypertension.” The facility’s January 10, 2016, Facility Report nnotes that on January 7, 2017, a certified nursing asst. was assisting the resident “with the bedpan.” The resident’s “linens needed to be changed, so [the CNA] assisted [the resident] with rolling back and forth in bed” but rolled the resident away from the CNA toward the resident’s left side who then “rolled off the bed onto the floor.” … [Read more...] about Illinois Quarterly Nursing Home Report :: Jan. – Mar. 2017
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“I wish I had some way to check up on the billing process,” said Judy Ryden, a retired community college teacher who is on Medicare and lives in Grants Pass, Ore. “Unless I had a degree in medical coding I have no idea what all that means. I can’t tell whether a charge is legitimate or not,” she said. … [Read more...] about Medicare Cracking the Codes: How Doctors and Hospitals Have Collected Billions in Questionable Medicare Fees
Povich told NPR that women took menial jobs because it was the accepted way of doing things. “We were so happy to be working in an interesting place … surrounded and talking about the news of the day,” she said. “The world of the ’60s still had classified ads that were segregated, ‘Help Wanted-Male’ and ‘Help Wanted-Female.’ And most of the female occupations were nurses, teachers, secretaries and jobs of that sort. … [Read more...] about Woman Who Sued Newsweek to End Ban on Female Writers Questions Purported ‘Ambition Gap’
Deason said that once Pruitt took office, Dravis was “lightly involved” in screening whether Marlyn Pruitt’s potential employers would have a conflict of interest with the EPA, but that Dravis eventually directed him to Mitchell full-time. “I always felt that they handled it really well,” Deason said. … [Read more...] about EPA’s Pruitt under fire—again—after asking staff and Dallas Trump donor to find a job for his wife
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