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Northwell Cardiothoracic Programs Recognized for Performance

Four Northwell Health hospitals with cardiothoracic surgery programs – Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH), Lenox Hill Hospital (LHH) in Manhattan, Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH) and South Shore University Hospital...

APIC Calls on Facilities to Assess Infection Preventionist Workloads, Reprioritize Critical Patient Safety Work

APIC 2022 President Linda Dickey, RN, MPH, CIC, FAPIC, releases a statement calling for health care facilities to assess infection preventionist workloads and reprioritize critical patient safety work. “The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and...

Medtronic Inc. Recalls HawkOne Directional Atherectomy System Due to Risk of Tip Damage During Use

Medtronic Inc. is recalling this product due to the risk of the tip of the catheter becoming damaged during use, which may include the catheter tip breaking off or separating. If this occurs, this could lead to serious adverse events such as a tear along the inside...

Orthofix Partners with nView medical

Orthofix Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:OFIX), a global medical device company with a spine and orthopedics focus, and nView medical, a Salt Lake City-based company developing surgical imaging and guidance systems enabled by artificial intelligence (AI), have announced a...

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Spotlight On: Shelia Holleran

Spotlight On: Shelia Holleran

At the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center (UPMC) in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, OR Clinician Manager Shelia Holleran and the crew in her surgical unit found their normal routines put on the shelf for a month-and-a-half.

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Spotlight On: Vivian Watson

Spotlight On: Vivian Watson

When Vivian Watson graduated nursing school in 1957, life had already prepared her for the unpredictable pace of the health care field. Born to a family of Mississippi sharecroppers in 1935, Watson entered into a difficult upbringing made harder by a cleft lip and palate.

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