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September 2017 Blog Posts (69)

Documentation of Employee Discussions is all Important

As with law, the dictum for management is this: What is not documented does not exist. One can look back at the age-old Latin adage to this effect -Verba Volant, Scripta Manent, meaning “what is said flies, what is written stays”. This just about summarizes the need for documentation in organizations.

Documentation is at the heart of organizations, because when employees take an organization to court for some strong reason such as termination -and there is no dearth of such…

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Added by kate smith on September 22, 2017 at 8:15am — No Comments

Online Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

There are a few interesting facts that you need to know about online Six Sigma Green Belt certification, one of them being that this option will allow you to learn at your own pace. The same goes if you decide to invest in 6 Sigma Yellow Belt certification and you do not know how to prepare for the test. The online world offers you the chance to revisit the same lessons over and over again and take quizzes until you feel confident that you will pass the final certification…

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Added by rodriguezcecelia on September 22, 2017 at 7:32am — No Comments

How to Get Six Sigma Certification Right Away

When talking about Lean Black Belt Training, it would be recommended that you don’t hurry up while trying to learn all the concepts related to this particular system. Memorizing everything will surely not help you in real life, when you really need to find solutions to problems and implement them. If you are wondering how to get Six Sigma Certification as soon as possible, you should consider checking out the right website for a course schedule.



One of your options would be to attend… Continue

Added by rodriguezcecelia on September 22, 2017 at 7:10am — No Comments

Immune cells may heal bleeding brain after strokes

IMAGE Credit: Courtesy of Aronowski lab, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.

While immune cells called neutrophils are known to act as infantry in the body’s war on germs, a National Institutes of Health-funded study suggests they can act as medics as well. By studying rodents, researchers showed that instead of attacking germs, some neutrophils may help heal the brain after an…

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Added by John Robinson on September 22, 2017 at 6:24am — No Comments

Monitoring the heart’s mitochondria to predict cardiac arrest?

IMAGE Credit: Dr. John Kheir, Boston Children’s Hospital & Shutterstock

A new device can assess in real time whether the body’s tissues are receiving enough oxygen and, placed on the heart, can predict cardiac arrest in critically ill heart patients, report researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital and scientists from Cambridge device maker Pendar Technologies. Their study, conducted in animal models, is the cover article in today’s issue of Science…

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Added by John Robinson on September 22, 2017 at 6:22am — No Comments

Mental health staff on long-term stress leave up 22%

Mental health staff on long Image caption Some trusts saw the number of staff taking long-term leave double in five years

The number of NHS mental health staff who have had to take sick leave because of their own mental health issues has risen by 22% in the past five years.

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Added by John Robinson on September 22, 2017 at 6:19am — No Comments

Understanding the FDA’s Latest Regulations for Computer Systems Used in the Tobacco and Related Industries

 Understanding the FDA's Latest Regulations for Computer Systems Used in the Tobacco and Related Industries1 Tobacco, an age-old addiction, dishes out some chilling, unpleasant facts. Tobacco is the US’ leading cause of preventable deaths. Between four and five percent of the entire American population -some 16…

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Added by John Robinson on September 22, 2017 at 6:16am — No Comments

The fourth season of Gurgaon's biggest & most popular food awards concludes with fervour

Some of the biggest names of India’s hospitality industry descended at the Hyatt Regency Hotel Gurgaon on Wednesday evening to celebrate the fourth season of ‘The Big F Awards’ – undoubtedly, Gurgaon’s biggest & most popular food awards.

The gala event was marked with the presence of bigwigs from the food & beverage…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on September 22, 2017 at 5:54am — No Comments

Preparing for the L6S Belt Certification Test

If you are a bit nervous about the L6S Belt Certification Test, you should know that there are a few methods that will help you prepare for this challenge. It all starts with the type of course that you are currently trying to complete. When it comes to L6 Sigma Green Belts, you will need to know how to deal with a live project.

One of the solutions that might help in this case is gathering a team, coming up with a project idea and trying to find a system that can be…

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Added by rodriguezcecelia on September 21, 2017 at 9:07am — No Comments

Six Sigma Green Belt – Are You Ready?

This is probably a question that you have been asking yourself from the moment you have heard about the efficiency of Six Sigma programs. Well, when talking about the Six Sigma Green Belt, you might want to know that there are a couple of other steps that need to be completed before you reach this stage. Moreover, only after getting your Green Belt certification you will be able to enroll in a Six Sigma Black Belt class.

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Added by rodriguezcecelia on September 21, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments

Clinician stress and burnout related to user of the EHR

The introduction of the Electronic Health Record (EHR) has certainly brought about a major change in the way healthcare is administered in this vast country.

EHR's have evolved in a big way from the time they first came to be used in a moderate way in the healthcare industry a few decades ago. From then on, although the push towards making all health records online has been on -and the US economy saves close to $80 billion a year on paper and other aspects -the rate of penetration of…

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Added by Roger Steven on September 21, 2017 at 7:27am — No Comments

How to Reduce Compliance Risk? Join Now: Trainings at $10

As a regulatory professional, do you face the same jitters as thousands of your peers in the industry? Are you concerned, like many of them, about how to reduce compliance risk? Then, join now: trainings at $10!

How to reduce compliance risk is a major challenge for regulatory professionals. Whether they are experienced or are new, there is some discomfort in implementing the provisions of…

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Added by John Robinson on September 21, 2017 at 7:16am — No Comments

RPS says pharmacists must always be present in pharmacies

The three RPS national boards have jointly called for legal guarantees that a pharmacist will always undertake a clinical assessment or check, and that there must be no legal loopholes that can bypass this requirement.

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Added by John Robinson on September 21, 2017 at 6:05am — No Comments

FDA Warns on Mixing Opioid Addiction Treatments, Other Meds

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration issued new warnings Wednesday about the dangers of combining medication for opioid addiction with anti-anxiety medicines and other drugs that also slow breathing and brain activity.

The FDA warned that mixing such drugs can cause difficulty breathing, coma or death, so it should be done with caution.

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Added by Adam Fleaming on September 21, 2017 at 6:02am — No Comments

Brain Activity and Good Diet May Prevent Insomnia-Related Depression

Brain Activity and Good Diet May Prevent Insomnia-Related Depression
While lack of sleep is a major risk factor for depression, not everyone who tosses and turns at night becomes depressed. According to a study, individuals whose brains are more attuned to rewards may be protected from the negative mental health effects of poor sleep. The findings revealed that students with poor quality sleep were less likely to…
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Added by John Robinson on September 21, 2017 at 6:02am — No Comments

GAO Report Suggests CEHRT May Hamper MACRA Success for Small Practices

Health IT doesn’t have to be a struggle.

Today’s physicians are inundated with regulations and rules as well as a steady stream of changes, some of which affect the digital side of medicine. Although initiatives and products are designed to improve healthcare, many often hinder it.

Background. The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) published a report in December 2016 that highlighted the struggle small practices are having with interoperability and…

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Added by Michael Zhou on September 21, 2017 at 3:14am — No Comments

Michigan Safety Conference Wins Award

Dearborn, MI (September 14, 2017)- The Michigan Safety Conference SPARKLED like a DIAMOND at the 16th annual Michigan Society of Association Executive Diamond Award Banquet on September 14, 2017.  The Conference received a Diamond Award in the Meetings & Exposition category (Less than $1million), for its excellence at the 2017 Michigan Safety Conference (April 11-12, 2017). 

MSAE’s 16th Annual Diamond Awards…

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Added by Denise McGinn, CAE on September 20, 2017 at 3:32pm — No Comments

How to Benefit from Six Sigma Training Chicago

The first step that you need to follow when it comes to benefiting from 6 Sigma Training Chicago is finding out exactly what your options are. The right website will help you in this matter by offering you information regarding the type of Six Sigma Training in Chicago that you can opt for, the belt certification system and the software that is all about statistical analysis. You should not make any decisions before you know which of these options matches your needs.

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Added by rodriguezcecelia on September 20, 2017 at 10:50am — No Comments

FDA Finalizes Guidance on Interoperable Medical Devices

On September 6, 2017, FDA finalized a guidance document entitled “Design Considerations and Pre-Market Submission Recommendations for Interoperable Medical Devices” (“Final Guidance”). In the Final Guidance, the agency outlines design considerations for manufacturers when developing…

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Added by John Robinson on September 20, 2017 at 6:32am — No Comments

Graham-Cassidy health care bill: What you need to know

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Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana have drafted the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare. The bill would overhaul or eliminate major sections of the health care law, including its subsidized insurance coverage and Medicaid expansion. Instead, states would receive block grants, or a lump sum of money from the federal…

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Added by John Robinson on September 20, 2017 at 6:28am — No Comments

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Black Belt Training Course in Reno

Welcome to MSys Training! We thank you for visiting MSys LSSBB training page. Attend our 4 days Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (LSSBB) training program with 100% pass rate, high quality course material,…Continue

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QlikView 12.10 Service Release 8 and QlikView Governance Dashboard 2.0.4 now available

Hello all,Qlik announced that QlikView 12.10 Service Release 8 [SR8] is now available on Qlik download site.   SR8 is a…Continue

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PMP Certification Boot Camp Los Angeles

Welcome to MSys Training, North America’s leading training provider. Read some of our reviews on www.trustpilot.com. MSys’ PMP® program…Continue

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Safety - A Prerequisite 11 Replies

Whether working at home or outside, to observe safety should be our pre-requisite. The employer before anything must be sure of the safety of its employees especially the ones working in mines or any…Continue

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