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Legal Discovery and QAPI: A Tale of Two Risks – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

Legal Discovery and QAPI: A Tale of Two Risks – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

A shift from quality assessment and assurance (QAA) to quality assurance and performance improvement (QAPI) is becoming a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulatory reality for providers in the aging services continuum, affecting both home health and nursing centers. This new regulatory focus calls for a renewed discussion about how aging services providers … Continue reading

Searching Medline – OVID vs. PubMed: Researcher Workshop Series (Online)

Searching Medline – OVID vs. PubMed: Researcher Workshop Series (Online)

The Ovid interface offers some significant advantages over PubMed. In the “Searching Medline: OVID vs. PubMed” online session, review advanced search techniques to improve your retrieval of relevant research in Medline and Embase. Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Location: online To register for this online session, please visit this link: http://lib-umanitoba.libcal.com/event/3431187   Continue reading

MedlinePlus Lab Tests now in English and Spanish

MedlinePlus Lab Tests now in English and Spanish

MedlinePlus recently announced that their information pages on 50 labs tests (with 75 more on the way) are now available in both English and Spanish. Patients can learn about what a test is for, why it was ordered, what they will experience during the test, and what results may mean. For more information visit: https://medlineplus.gov/laboratorytests.html#cat_57 Sample … Continue reading