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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Daily weight,no salt: If weight is increased 3-4 lbs, control salt and liquid intake and double up on Lasix (furosemide) and inform the physician. If weight is decreased, e ... Read More

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Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: There should be no difference in caring patients with or without urosepsis with timely mental and physical supportive measures besides administrating ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
This site is MedCare: this site is about medical question and answers about medical problems and not nursing care.The only nurses who come in contacts with patients with to ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Saponaro
17 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychotherapy: Treatment for dysthymia is similar to treatment for depression. It should include psychotherapy and may also be appropriate to treat with antidepress ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Redling
33 years experience Geriatrics
Medicare?: Medicare will pay for physical therapy with a doctors prescription and a diagnosis requiring pt. Mc does not pay for unskilled home care services like ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Medicare: Plans are complicated & depend on your state. Best info. Is at www.Usmedicare.Com.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Consult your texts: This site is not a substitute for doing your own homework. Your nursing instructors expect your work to be done in the jargon of the teaching referenc ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sireesha Vemuri
16 years experience Family Medicine
Acute respiratory : ARDS stands for acute respiratory distress syndrome.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Torkildson
38 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
It depends: There are too many factors involved to give a "one size fits all" answer. The bottom line is, the patient and family are satisfied with the outcome. I ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
24 years experience Geriatrics
See below: You would need a permission from the director of nursing to allow a private nurse to care of your mom. You would have to pay privately on your behalf.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
24 years experience Geriatrics
Only if: The hospice nurse is available for 24/7 on call. If the loved one is actively dying, acute distress or acute illness, the hospice nurse will stay long ... Read More
A 100-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Layers of people you: And your love one can communicate with.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
53 years experience Geriatrics
Depends on State: State and federal regs define the staff to resident ratios.From my own experience, these requirements are not always met due to several reasons partic ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
24 years experience Geriatrics
See below: there is a medical and social day center and it can be found at the state government web site for list of approved facilities. you would need to take ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience Clinical Psychology
Often through social: workers, online communities or through office personnel. Support groups are everywhere and usually free. United Way in my area forms the connectio ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Dialysis: A specially trained nurse in dialysis would be best given the high level of expertise needed during the dialysis process.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience Geriatrics
Ask your provider: Most health care facilities deal with companies that provide home health care. Although these services have a limitation by most insurances your pcp o ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
COMFORT CARE: When physician certifies he feels pt has less the 6 months to live!
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Google Search: Follow the below links, both found on google, for answers to your questions: http://www.Ct.Gov/dss/lib/dss/pdfs/medicaidservicesv3kk.Pdf http:// ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Generally not: If hospice patient needs to be admitted to the hospital for unrelated condition, patient gets the care, even though terminally ill.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. NAMIRAH JAMSHED
24 years experience Geriatrics
Multiple: A robust house call program can provide medical care, phlebotomy, ekg, simple procedures like biopsy and joint injections. Some specialized programs c ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurdeep Sareen
Specializes in Pharmacology
Depends: Coverage of these services and the extent to which these services are covered are all dependent on the type of plan. Many plans do cover for those ty ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Sticky issue: This is a huge question. On one hand, online records can be transmitted quickly when medically needed. This could save a life. On the other hand, t ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted Saha
Dr. Ted Saha answered
42 years experience Palliative Care
Palliative/ Hospice: Hospice serves pts in their own homes, nursing homes, long-term care or assisted living facilities or hospitals. Pts receive palliative care to ease p ... Read More
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