Currently within the United States, there are 116,000 patients waiting for life-saving transplants. There are 650,000 Americans facing end-stage renal disease with 468,000 Americans on dialysis. As...
Articles by Jacqueline Hahn, RN, BS, CPUR, CCM, director, case management, Mount Nittany Medical Center
Healthy organs aren’t easy to come by. As of January 2017, there were approximately 122,000 people in the U.S. on waiting lists for organs, more than 8,400 of them in Pennsylvania alone. Each...
Although outpatient observation stays are now commonplace in hospitals, you may be unfamiliar with what it actually means to you, the patient.