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Case Report Explores PPE Effectiveness in COVID-19 Pandemic
Prevention ChallengesInfection preventionists have played a vital role this year in protecting hospital staff and patients from COVID-19. This report provides some insight into infection control measures needed to protect frontline healthcare staff during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
A Respiratory Therapist Rises to the Challenge
Patient SafetyChantel Taylor has a deeply personal survival story to share with patients and the community college students she teaches. She also imparts the most important lesson the pandemic has taught her: ‘Get in there and learn and help take care of these patients. Get in there and make a difference.’
Demand for Respiratory Therapists to Grow, Fueling Recruitment Strategies
Best PracticesThe U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook projects a 19 percent increase in the number of respiratory therapists in the U.S. by 2029. The COVID-19 pandemic is helping spread awareness and attract new talent to the profession.
Evidence-Based Recommendations to Reduce Bronchoscopy Risks
Prevention StrategiesIn this webinar, Dr. Hudson Garrett Jr. identifies best practices for managing personnel and patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Garrett has closely monitored and addressed the challenges associated with the novel coronavirus, both through his direct clinical experience as well as close collaboration with infectious disease experts.