FDA approves new anti-clotting drug for use after hip and knee replacements

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new oral anticoagulant that helps prevent deep vein thrombosis in people recovering from knee or hip replacements.

Fund-raiser seeks to raise awareness of role of CNAs


Administrators, don't be alarmed if you notice pedometers around your facilities. Starting today, more than 800 frontline caregivers and their supporters have started to log miles for "Stepping Up for Quality," a fund-raiser sponsored by the National Association of Health Care Assistants.