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This site is dedicated to one of the most important decisions many of us will have to make, either for a loved one, ourselves, or others. Incumbents in this position may be exposed to infectious/communicable diseases, blood borne pathogens, and potential risk of injury from distraught residents. To that end, healthcare administrators engaged in nursing staff mix change would be well advised to invest resources – personnel and financial – in knowledge transfer and infrastructure support.

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Publisher: Cram101 (May 19, 2013)

ISBN: 1478488107

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