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Wound care: Better support your team with these tips
By Katrina Eicholtz, Marketing on May 23, 2019

Wound care poses a serious risk to caregiving organizations. Better support your team with these tips that make wound care a top priority and lead concern.

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4 quick tips to help professional caregivers handle grief and avoid burnout
By Glatfelter Risk Team on April 4, 2019

Caregivers need to address the effects of losing patients to avoid letting them accumulate and eventually cause burnout. Aside from the professional aspects of the job, it’s important to...

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Commuting caregivers: Addressing driver safety with your team

When your team is traveling to visit clients & patients, they need to be equipped with the knowledge of your organization’s driving guidelines, as well as a plan they can put into place if...

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4 tips for caregiver recruitment
By Katrina Eicholtz, Marketing on January 31, 2019

As the senior population increases and demand for caregivers continues to shift upward, it is becoming increasingly important for your team to focus on the recruitment process. From where...

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4 cold weather safety tips for seniors
By Glatfelter Risk Team on December 21, 2018

Seniors face serious risks during the winter months. Here's how you can help your clients take on the chilly temperatures and extreme weather by limiting the challenges they face.

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It's getting chilly: preparing healthcare facilities for winter
By Glatfelter Risk Team on November 15, 2018

Have you ever reached for the heat, only to realize it isn't functioning? With winter weather on the way, you do not want to deal with a broken climate control system or frozen pipes. Help...

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Preparing for an active shooter situation within your healthcare facility
By Glatfelter Risk Team on October 12, 2018

Expect the unexpected. There are ways to train your staff to strategically protect themselves and your residents from an active shooter.

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Stay better prepared and stay better protected
By Glatfelter Risk Team on September 10, 2018

Use these critical tips to help prepare and protect yourself and your home from hurricanes, floods and tropical storms. Hurricane season can cause downpours, strong winds, flash flooding...

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Cybersecurity: 3 small tips that can make a big difference
By Glatfelter Risk Team on September 6, 2018

Protecting your patients' health is your mission, and so is protecting their online information and identities from hackers. Use strong passwords, hesitation when following links and...

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3 critical steps to patient wandering prevention
By Glatfelter Risk Team on August 1, 2018

Residents who are mentally or physically impaired can be at risk of elopement. 60 percent of patients with Alzheimer's will wander. By identifying the patients at risk, strategically...

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Is your facility pet therapy friendly?
By Brittany Wolf, Marketing on July 20, 2018

Using pet therapy in your healthcare facility can provide many benefits for your patients and residents. There are several ways to make sure that a pet therapy program is safely and cleanly...

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