CPR – The Life You Save Could be Someone You Know

A PAM Health employee learns CPR as a certified instructor provides direction. In a life or death situation, most people would do whatever they could to save a friend or loved one. However, only 18 percent of Americans say they are up-to-date on CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) training. (Corliss, 2022) Considering that CPR can double or [...]

By |2023-02-15T16:33:27+00:00February 15th, 2023|Blog|Comments Off on CPR – The Life You Save Could be Someone You Know

Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals Offer Advantages in Stroke Recovery

Where you recover from a stroke matters. A stroke can affect almost every system in the body including respiratory, circulatory, muscular, and nervous system.  If additional recovery is needed following a stroke, patients should consider where they can receive the types of specialized rehabilitation that will help them reach their desired outcomes.   According to a [...]

By |2023-01-30T16:29:29+00:00January 5th, 2023|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals Offer Advantages in Stroke Recovery

Get To Know Your Healthcare Team: Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs)

Every day, at hospitals and healthcare facilities around the country, Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs)/Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) care for patients who are sick, injured, convalescent, or disabled. The major difference between LPN and LVN is the name and the geographical location. In all states, except for California and Texas, the position is called licensed practical [...]

By |2018-04-23T12:48:23+00:00February 20th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Get To Know Your Healthcare Team: Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs)

Why Companies Should Train Workers to Respond to Emergencies

Sometimes, a personal experience is a catalyst for taking action.   A few months ago, Post Acute Medical’s President and CEO, Anthony Misitano, had such an experience. While traveling, he and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Adam Burick, found themselves face-to-face with a life or death emergency. They responded, and helped save a man’s life. The [...]

By |2018-04-23T12:51:28+00:00January 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why Companies Should Train Workers to Respond to Emergencies