Adult Palliative Care Program, University of Michigan Health System Palliative Care Consultation offers active, comprehensive support for managing patients with life-threatening or life-limiting conditions. Palliative care can be appropriate at all stages of illness, not just the terminal phase, and can be provided at the same time as active or life-prolonging treatments.
Advancing Excellence in America's Nursing Homes Comprised of long term care providers, medical professionals, consumers, employees, and state and federal agencies, AE is the largest and first coalition of its kind to measure quality by setting clinical and organizational goals for nursing homes.
Clinical Process Guidelines Information from the Bureau of Health Systems - these guidelines may be useful in the implementation of certain components which enable evaluation and management of patient concerns related to a variety of topics.
The Cochrane Library The Cochrane Collaboration is a worldwide organization focused on delivering evidence-based healthcare information. NOTE: The department does not officially endorse the treatment guidelines on the Cochrane website.
FDA and ISMP Lists of Look-Alike Drug Name Sets With Recommended Tall Man Letters The sets of look-alike drug names in this document have been
modified using "tall man" letters to help draw attention to the
dissimilarities in their names. Several studies have shown that
highlighting sections of drug names using tall man (mixed case) letters can help distinguish similar drug names, making them less prone to mix-ups.