Healthcare as we know it is one of those industries that has transformed 180 degrees from what they stood for ever since human evolution. What started with herbs and prayers has drastically evolved into something so advanced that now it has seamlessly planted itself in not just the nearest clinic but even inside our bodies. All of this has been growing alongside the developments in technological advancements.
Pandemics typically affect the most vulnerable and many of those who are confined to close quarters in long term care facilities fall into that category. With their advanced age and underlying health conditions these factors create a perfect storm for quick infection spread and deaths from the virus. This visual map of the United States shows specifically where nursing homes were affected the most across the country by Covid19.
Are you interested in working in the healthcare industry in Australia? What job role are you looking for? Aged carer or maybe as a registered nurse? You may be required to obtain a Criminal History Check. Here is an overall guide to the healthcare industry in Australia.
Athletes go through a lot of physical stress and constant pressure or strain is placed on different parts of their bodies. A chiropractor can be a critical part of helping athletes stay healthy and perform at peak performance. This infographic will further explain how chiropractors are used to help those that play sports on a regular basis.
Is your workplace set up to enforce social distancing and help reduce the transmission of illnesses? Floor markings are a simple but effective way to ensure customers, workers, and visitors are maintaining a distance of six feet at all times. This infographic explores different types of floor marking for social distancing and share some best practices for visually establishing a safe 6-foot distance.
This infographic educates seniors and their families about the proper nutrition that a senior must follow after surgery in order to recover fast. In this visual, you can find information about different foods and their nutrients and why they are important for seniors after they have overcome surgery. Foods like Kefir, fruits, veggies, fatty fish, proteins are key to recover fast.
According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls are the number one cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries in Americans aged 65 and older. The best way to avoid falls is to address the possible issues and minimize the harm before it may threaten the health of the loved one. Not every accident can be avoided but taking certain preventive measures can prolong the independence of the elderly and greatly reduce their risk of injury.
Chronic loneliness can shorten lifespan by as much as 20 years. In 2019, 61% felt lonely some or all of the time. Why so? Oasis Day Center gets to the bottom of things in the following infographic.
The spread of the Coronavirus, now widely known as COVID-19, has greatly changed the way of lifestyle of people around the world. In some countries like the Philippines, the number of COVID-19 cases continues to skyrocket each day, and this is despite the government’s efforts to stall the transmission of the virus by implementing strict quarantine rules.
The Occupational Safety and Heath Administration is a division of the U.S. Department of Labor. It was established under the Occupational Safety and Health Act on Dec. 29, 1970. The purpose of the organization is to ensure safe and healthful working conditions for employees through setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, education, outreach, and assistance.