When we first moved to Arizona my husband and I rescued a black kitten. Did you know that black cats are much less likely to be adopted, due to peoples’ superstitions? So that is of course what we named him, “Superstition” or “Super” for short.Read More
What are the reasons that make Thanksgiving so special to our society? I hear so many people get excited for a few days off work and a lot of tasty food but people rarely talk about what they are thankful for when they talk about Thanksgiving.Read More
We don’t have to tell you the world of healthcare is a little extra crazy right now. Each day is a new adventure rivaling the wildest roller coasters I’ve been on.Read More
Nature, the great outdoors, it’s all around us. While it often goes unnoticed or neglected, it is still there. What’s interesting is that nature, this essential part of our planet, can provide many benefits to our health but we often forget because we have become distracted by our routines and our busy lives. As a society, we have become inclined to spend much of our time with technology.Read More
This one goes out to those that care for others. The unsung heroes. The caregivers.
There are two types of caregivers, formal and informal. Formal caregivers are paid healthcare professionals, whereas informal caregivers are individuals that provide care to someone, usually a loved one or family member with no financial gain.Read More
We often get caught up in our day to day routines so much that we do not stop to think about those around us. This can also be true of businesses as well. It is easy to be distracted by all of the aspects of running a business and sometimes your relationships with the people you serve can be neglected. Well, today is national Get to Know Your Customers Day and we want to take this opportunity to get to know you better.Read More
As another storm season continues to blast the USA, this article focuses on several resources that businesses may need from time to time. From the basics of calling 911 to widespread Federal Emergencies, this list serves as a good reminder when handling these situations.Read More
This year as we look back, it’s easy to see the incredible changes—the biggest one being that we moved our offices less than a month ago. People asked why and it was always a comical conversation chatting about better air conditioning and the new balconies that we are loving. The largest truth is simply this however: We needed a change.
Healthcare is taking the fundamental baby steps of growth. Cell Phones are fast becoming an essential part of daily life for everyone, from playing the latest games or using various apps to pay for our coffee and groceries, to searching the internet. These mini computers are easy to carry and allow you to have the vast knowledge of the world at your fingertips. Soon, they will be just as important in the healthcare industry.Read More
Implementing a new system in your office can be a costly venture, and a lot of times you are left wondering what you are really gaining from your investment. With all the time it took to research various competitive products, attend demos, review quotes, set up the product, and train the staff, change can often lead to spending a lot more than you had originally planned. Therefore, researching the Return on Investment of any product is a good idea. In the long run this can save you from your worries about whether it was worth it or not.Read More
There is nothing as constant as change, and if there is one thing that is always changing it is technology. Technology evolves and finds new ways to make our lives a little more simplistic. If you think about how far technology has come, you will realize that today’s generation will not remember when sending a text was not an option. Society has become so accustomed to automatic communication that it changes the way we do so many other things. Automatic communication can be a very handy asset to many.Read More
The other day I was scrolling through my Facebook feed on my lunch break and saw a cool post about a process Sweden is using to increase the amount of blood donated. They have started sending automatic text messages to blood donors when their blood has been used. The idea behind the program is to communicate to the donors just how important they are, encouraging them to come back and donate again. They have also allowed donors to sign an agreement to pester them with light-hearted threats reminding them to donate blood. One such threat is “We won’t give up until you bleed.”Read More