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Helpful Tips to Improve Employee Retention in Senior Living

Posted by Kaleb Scharmahorn

September 15, 2014 9:30:00 AM EDT

 

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Topics: employee, Customer Success and Support, business, Assisted Living, quality, Management, Independent living

Senior Living Safety: Help Protect Your Residents from Harmful UV Rays

Posted by Kaleb Scharmahorn

July 14, 2014 3:52:51 PM EDT

Recently, a stylish, fit woman in her 60s confided to me that she had just had some precancerous moles removed from her body. For the third time. Her nonchalance about this deadly topic was disturbing, but not as disturbing as the fact that her body had been exposed to so much ultraviolet radiation that her body had started to rebel and, essentially, attack itself. The effects of UV radiation are troubling, and cumulative, which means that excessive radiation can mean bigger problems down the road.

Understanding UV

In honor of July being National UV Safety Month, we thought it would be good to take the time to better understand the different types of UV and its effects. There are, essentially, three types of UV rays. UVC rays and most of UVB rays are absorbed by the ozone layer, never making it to the earth's surface. UVA rays, however, not only reach the earth, but they also penetrate the skin, causing significant damage. Premature wrinkling and age spots are only the beginning. Sunburn and skin cancers both present very real threats, but lesser known effects of UVA radiation include cataracts, macular degeneration, and a compromised immune system...

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Topics: Senior Living Community, Resident Safety, Independence, Assisted Living, quality, Senior Health, memory care, Resident Wellness, nurse call system, Independent living

Meet Quality Assurance Engineer Ed Otero

Posted by jasonprogers

June 22, 2012 7:19:27 AM EDT

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Topics: Unique Advantage, wireless nurse call system, employee, Emergency Call, made in the usa, Customer Success and Support, Nurse Call, testing, wireless emergency call system, life safety, quality, Emergency Call - Life Safety, Tel-Tron, engineering, Technology, made in america, product, emergency call system, validation

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