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Medical Society Directory Listing

…e of Radiology Suite 203 Merchant Square Condominium Mabolo Street corner E. Rodriguez Avenue New Manila, Quezon City Phone 723-1170 Fax 723-1192 Email pcr@i-manila.com.ph Philippine College of Emergency Medicine & Acute Care (PCEMAC) Makati Medical Center, Emergency Rm. 2 Amorsolo St., Legaspi Village, Makati City Phone 815-9911 Philippine College of Surgeons 3/F PCS Building, Quezon City Phone 927-9473 / 929-4047 / 929-2359 Fax 929-2297…

MTC Academy (MTCA)

…tion Service Organizations. All of this at highly affordable program rates with an easy monthly payment plan to match. MTC Academy’s programs include: Basic Medical Transcription for High School Graduates, Intermediate Medical Transcription for Medical Course Graduates, Intermediate Medical Transcription for Non-Medical Course graduates. Aside from being the country’s first and largest medical transcription training network, MTC…

Know the Ins and Outs of the Critical Nursing Field

…l patients. Patients who are considered critically ill are highly at risk, have unstable condition, and are considered to have complex and sensitive health care needs, thus, these patients need cautious and intensive nursing care. Critical care nurses are needed in ICUs, cardiac catheter laboratories, cardiac care units, emergency departments, and progressive care units. Their presence is also vital in telemetry units and recovery rooms. They…

Seton Medical Center

…on Heart Center, Shivers Cancer Programs and the Marialice Shivers Regional Neonatal Center. Founded as Mary’s Help Hospital in 1893 by the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, Seton Medical Center has provided medical care to the people of San Francisco and Northern San Mateo County for over a century. Seton Medical Center history is testimony of our service in providing care and a compassionate environment for the sick, the poor…

Asia Renal Care Cebu

…of Bumrungrad International Ltd, an associate and investment arm of the Bumrungrad Hospital, the largest multiple-specialty hospital in Bangkok Thailand established in 1980. In 2010, Asia Renal Care was acquired by Fresenius Medical Care from Bumrungrad International. With the integration of Asia Renal Care and Fresenius Medical Care, Fresenius Medical Care is now the largest integrated provider of products and services for individuals…

Family Nursing Care Plan

…h means G—goal oriented, the nurse make her objective/observation based on the client’s needs, O-Organized, has a step by step process, S-Systematic, H-humanistic care = and the outcome is the efficient and effective nursing care. Plan to care is developed and implemented taking into consideration the one of a kind needs of the client. Individualized health needs even with same health illnesses. Effectiveness of the process in planning care has…

Makati Medical Center

…; Remedios T. Romualdez Memorial – College of Nursing – Tropical Disease Foundation The MAKATI MEDICAL CENTER (MMC) was established by a group of dedicated medical professionals with a common vision to administer medical care of the highest order, and to make MMC the leading provider of health care in the country. Location: Makati Medical Center 2 Amorsolo Street Makati City Philippines 1200 Phone +632 8159911 +632 8925544 Fax +632…

Asia Renal Care Philippines

medical investment company and specialty medical center based in Bangkok, Thailand. “Bumrungrad” incidentally literally means “care for the people”. In 2010, Asia Renal Care was acquired by Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA, a German company and the world’s largest producer and provider of medical supplies specifically of dialysis products and services. The acquisition was meant to expand the presence of…

World Federation of Critical Care Nurses

…ractitioners, and through their local and national professional associations. Over 20 critical care nursing associations now belong to WFCCN. World Federation of Critical Care Nurses Objectivse: – To represent critical care nurses and critical care nursing at an International level. – To improve the standard of care provided to critically ill patients and their families throughout the countries of the world. – To advance the…

Metro North Medical Center

…neurial spirit, who decided to expand their medical services to the people by establishing healthcare institutions and facilities in strategic places in the country. Among the hospitals initiated by the Founders included the Medical Center of Muntinlupa, Medical Center in Imus, Manila East Medical Center and the New Sinai MDI Hospital in Santa Rosa, among others. Similar to their older projects, ownership to the new Metro North Medical Center is…

Nursing Care Plan for Mild Head Injury

…to Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury is suffered by a patient with a 14-15 Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) with or without a description of unconsciousness or amnesia before arriving to the hospital. Typical characteristics for mild head injury included a direct blow to the head, fleeting or short-lived loss of consciousness, temporary changes of alertness and awareness as well as behavioral reaction, post concussion symptoms. While the patients may…

Nursing Care of Head Injury

…with the cleanest material avaialble at the scene Prevent infection. Gove prophylactic dose for tetanus. Observe for CSF leakage – otorrhea, rhinorrhea, Battle’s sign-tenderness and eccymosis or mastoid bone especially for basilar skull fracture Obeserve for signs and symptoms of increased ICP; watch for nuclear rigidity. Control restlessness and pain. Narcotics are contraindicated following head injury, and are not given if ICP is…

DOH Urges Public To Travel Safe This Summer

…mmer vacation for schools start. The DOH also found it fitting to release the initial reports of the newly-installed National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS), a web-based system that will electronically capture injury-related data from 65 participating government and private hospitals in the country. The NEISS registered a total of 6,503 injury cases for the period August to December 2009. Nearly 60% of the total cases occurred in…

What is Whiplash Injury?

Whiplash is a relatively common injury that occurs to a person’s neck following a sudden acceleration-deceleration force, most commonly from motor vehicle accidents. Cause: Violent hyperextensio and flexion of the neck usually as a result of rear-end automobile accident. It produces damage to muscles, disks, ligaments and nervous tissue in the region of the cervical spine Signs and Symptoms: Client pale and dazed but rarely looses…

Head Nurse

…Company: Hemotek Renal Center Hemotek Renal Center, Inc requires the following personnel for its brances: HEAD NURSES ACCOUNTING / MANAGEMENT COURSE GRADUATES Resume and photo should be sent by email to: hr@hemotek.net…

Extent of Burn Injury

…burned area. This is a rapid and popular method for estimating percent of TBSA. This rule which was first devised by Pulanski and Tennison, divides the body surface into areas representing percent or multiples of 9 percent. Head and Neck 9 percent Anterior trunk 18 percent Posterior trunk 18 percent Perineum 1 percent Each lower extremity 18 percent Each upper extremity 9 percent Lund-Browder Chart thought to be more accurate becasue it takes…

Care of Neurosurgical Clients

…s necessary to clear mouth or airway, being careful not to stimulate the cough reflex, since this facilitiates increasing intracranial pressure c. Encourage deep breathing, coughing should be discouraged. d. Apply ice bag to head as necessary for headache. e. Monitor bowel and bladder elimination. Catheterize if necessary. Avoid enemas, since they may increase the intracranial pressure f. Give analgesics, anticonvulsants, stimulants or steroids…

A Career What Do You Get Out Of It?

That is the million-dollar question and one you should think about and consider very carefully. Whether you have just left one of the educational facilities to start your working career, or decided to change your career. There is a very important question that you must ask yourself and that question is. ‘What do I get out of a career?’ It is only a small question when you read it but it covers a multitude of factors. There are many…