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Coverage from the

National Infusion Center Association (NICA) 2019 Meeting

June 21 - 22, 2019; Austin, Texas

June 21 - 22, 2019 Austin, Texas

Conference News

Popular Infusion News From 2018

  • 'Be Nice' and Document to Prevent Malpractice Suits 'Be Nice' and Document to Prevent Malpractice Suits The case of a medical team in Georgia that lost a lawsuit has takeaways for others about how to keep patients safe and protect those who care for them when things go wrong.
  • Compassion Fatigue and the Hardship of Caring Compassion Fatigue and the Hardship of Caring Care teams deal with the pain, trauma, and death of patients, but most nurses are not taught how to handle their own feelings. Compassion fatigue can affect anyone and must be addressed, experts say.
  • Fighting Superbugs With Multipronged Pushback Fighting Superbugs With Multipronged Pushback As drug-resistant bacteria become prevalent, healthcare providers need strategies for keeping patients safe, as 2 million people in the United States are infected and 23,000 people die each year.

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