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Put Some Spring into Your Advanced Wound Care Product Organizing!

by Paula Erwin-Toth
Paula Erwin-Toth
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care, Education and Advocacy at PETprojects Deerfi
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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

Very helpful tips for selecting, rotating and organizing wound dressings.

Tags: MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings, Nurses / Nursing
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Silicone Dressings and Thinking Beyond Wound Care Formulary

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Tuesday, 01 April 2014 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

When, why are how do you know how to go off the formulary for wound treatment?

Tags: Long-Term Care, LTC, Nurses / Nursing, Silicone Dressings, MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings
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‘Vigilance’ is Key to Inspiring LTC Wound Management Success

by Paula Erwin-Toth
Paula Erwin-Toth
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care, Education and Advocacy at PETprojects Deerfi
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Thursday, 27 March 2014 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

How does vigilance among LTC caregivers inspire skin and wound management problem solving?

Tags: Nurses / Nursing, Advanced Wound Care Dressings, LTC, Long-Term Care
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Addressing Procedural Wound Pain with a Silicone Dressing

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Friday, 28 February 2014 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

Addressing procedural wound pain with a silicone dressing can help reduce the pain associated with dressing changes and make the healing process a better experience of patient and caregiver.

Tags: Foam Dressings, Silicone Dressings, Nurses / Nursing, MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings
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Wound Dressing Change Pain Interventions, Part I

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Friday, 24 January 2014 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 2 Comments

What effects do wound dressings changes have on wounds and patients…and how does that relate to healthcare reform and wound care formularies?

Tags: MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings, Nursing
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Why are Safety Lancets Regulated When Other Lancets are Not?

by Patrick Yi
Patrick Yi
In the late 70s, I started my career building software and then moved on to buil
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Thursday, 19 December 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 1 Comment

An overview of some legislative, regulatory or manufacturing standards for ensuring that “safety” medical devices are actually safe.

Tags: Regulatory / Regulations, FDA, Needlestick, Safety Heelstick, SurgiLance™ Safety Lancets
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Reflections on 2013 in Advanced Wound Care Nursing

by Paula Erwin-Toth
Paula Erwin-Toth
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care, Education and Advocacy at PETprojects Deerfi
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Thursday, 19 December 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

Whether or you are an advanced wound care nurse, as 2013 comes to a close, now is the time of year for celebration, reflection and planning for the future.

Tags: Advanced Wound Care Dressings, MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, ACA, Obamacare, LTC, Long-Term Care, Nurses / Nursing
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Improving Wound Care Costs and Outcomes with Pressure Ulcer (PU) Census

by Paula Erwin-Toth
Paula Erwin-Toth
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care, Education and Advocacy at PETprojects Deerfi
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Friday, 22 November 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 1 Comment

What is pressure ulcer census, and how does it relate to advanced wound care costs?

Tags: MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings, Pressure Ulcer, Long-Term Care, LTC
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Embracing the ‘Trifecta’ to Improve Advanced Wound Care

by Paula Erwin-Toth
Paula Erwin-Toth
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care, Education and Advocacy at PETprojects Deerfi
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Friday, 15 November 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

How can advanced wound care providers better use federal guidelines to improve health care outcomes?

Tags: MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings, Affordable Care Act, ACA, Obamacare
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A Medical Product Manufacturer’s Contribution to ‘Building an ACO’

by Derek Rudnak
Derek Rudnak
Derek is the director of marketing communications at MediPurpose.
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Wednesday, 06 November 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

How do medical product suppliers fit into the points raised in the Harvard Business Review blog, “Building an Accountable Care Organization”?

Tags: Accountable Care Organization, ACO, MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products
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Surveyors and Pressure Ulcers: ‘What Do We Do Now?’

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Friday, 25 October 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

How to be prepared for visits from state surveyors, particularly in regards to pressure ulcer assessment, care and documentation.

Tags: MediPlus™ Advanced Wound Care Products, Advanced Wound Care Dressings
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Celebrating OUR Medical Device Website’s Growth

by Derek Rudnak
Derek Rudnak
Derek is the director of marketing communications at MediPurpose.
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Thursday, 17 October 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

Want to know how to improve your medical product Website’s traffic? It’s a strategic team effort from planning through execution.

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A ‘Victory Lap’ for babyLance Safety Heelstick at 2013 NANN

by Derek Rudnak
Derek Rudnak
Derek is the director of marketing communications at MediPurpose.
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Friday, 27 September 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

Returning to the 2013 NANN Conference with the babyLance™ safety lancet—two years after conducting a crucial medical product development survey at the 2011 NANN Conference.

Tags: Neonatal Nurses / Nursing, Nurses / Nursing, NANN, Needlestick, Safety Heelstick, babyLance™ Safety Heelsticks
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ACOs, LTCs and the Affordable Care Act: Ready?

by Paula Erwin-Toth
Paula Erwin-Toth
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care, Education and Advocacy at PETprojects Deerfi
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Thursday, 26 September 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

How might the Affordable Care Act (ACA) affect ACOs and LTCs…and how can they prepare?

Tags: Advanced Wound Care Dressings, LTC, ACO, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act, Long-Term Care, Accountable Care Organization
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An Eye on Advanced Wound Care Topical Interventions

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Friday, 20 September 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 8 Comments

A brief look at topical interventions, one of the most confusing aspects of advanced wound care.

Tags: Advanced Wound Care Dressings
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Think Like a Surveyor, Act Like a Wound Nurse, Pt. III: Interventions

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Thursday, 22 August 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

A brief examination of advanced wound care interventions for different types of wounds.

Tags: Advanced Wound Care Dressings, Nursing
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Think like a Surveyor, Act Like a Wound Nurse, Pt. II: LTC Wound Documentation

by Kathy Whittington
Kathy Whittington
Kathy is the director of Clinical Affairs at PolyRemedy.
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Friday, 26 July 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 2 Comments

What is the importance of making complete and accurate wound documentation a priority in LTC?

Tags: LTC, Long-Term Care, Advanced Wound Care Dressings
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How Silicone Dressings Emerged as ‘Ideal’ Advanced Wound Care Products, Part II: Adoption and Evolution

by Alan Neil
Alan Neil
Alan Neil is the founder and CEO of ASN Associates. He has more than 25 years of
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Friday, 12 July 2013 Category Medical Product Development 2 Comments

The second of a two-part blog series, this blog examines the adoption and continued evolution of silicone advanced wound care dressings.

Tags: Advanced Wound Care Dressings
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The Virtuosity of a Medical Product Company’s Virtual Office

by Cheryl Yi
Cheryl Yi
Cheryl is an operations analyst at MediPurpose.
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Saturday, 29 June 2013 Category Medical Product Business Administration & Management 0 Comments

Both for the employees and the company of our medical company, there are a variety of unique advantages and benefits of being a virtual organization.

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You Know You’ve Got ‘Medical Device Quality’ When It’s Easier to Win the Lottery

by Derek Rudnak
Derek Rudnak
Derek is the director of marketing communications at MediPurpose.
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Saturday, 29 June 2013 Category MediPurpose™ Medical Products 0 Comments

With a quality rate that exceeds the odds of winning the lottery, the billionth SurgiLance is indeed a unique milestone.

Tags: surg, SurgiLance™ Safety Lancets, Fingerstick Devices, Needlestick
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