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Fight Malnutrition with CORTRAK*

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Malnutrition Has Met its Match CORTRAK* IS IN THE NEWS! TriHealth's Bethesda North Hospital is now among the first in the nation to complete a pilot program using CORTRAK* Click…

Six Practical Steps That May Improve Billing Efficiency

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Setting up efficient software and consistent billing practices are key steps to help establish a smooth process for provider reimbursements. However, billing isn't only about getting the data right; there…

Reducing patient stay time in the ICU

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Long stays in the intensive care unit (ICU) are associated with burdens on patient support networks as well as higher care costs. Consequently, long ICU stays in turn affect hospitals,…

DH Safety and Patient Comfort

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We know you want the best for your patients. Avanos enteral feeding products are designed with your patients' comfort and safety in mind. From our feeding tubes to our placement…

ICU Malnutrition

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No matter what has happened to your critically ill patients, early and efficient feeding is a top priority. It won't do any good to manage patients' injuries or illness in…

Educating your Patients about Tube Maintenance

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Patients have better things to do than deal with clogged feeding tubes, which can be responsible for lost delivery of feeds in addition to increased risks and costs for tube…

Identifying a Pediatric Feeding Disorder in Patients with Autism

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Parents have long known that trying to get kids to eat well can be an uphill battle. Among children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), that battle can be intensified. In…

MIC-KEY* Feeding Tube Products

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MIC-KEY* feeding tubes can provide your patients the “cap it and go" option(1) that many patients demand. Enteral feeding can make feeding tube consumers feel limited in their lifestyle choices(1).…

Helping Patients Live with a Feeding Tube

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Living with a feeding tube probably seems like the last thing your patients want to do. And likely, it's a huge deal for them. However, if they're unable to eat and drink…