This is from Joint Commission Online 2/11/15:
Organizations should review, adjust smoking policies to avoid e-cigarette hazards
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, electronic or e-cigarettes have been identified as the...
Sorry. Made a typo. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
I also have a WI smoking memo in my files that has not been posted. If you want it, email me privately at email@example.com. Please do not post requests on this list.
The date of this...
I just checked p2pfiles & there are 12 items in the smoking folder. Of these, there are:
2 assessments & related
1 CMS memo
2 FDA memo
1 Cancer Society memo
1 NC memo
1 list of links (2 pages)
I also have a WI memo...
It is my understanding that in order to create the vapor there is some type of atomizer that needs to heat the liquid. So from a safety perspective any heating element used near any of the gases we keep in our facility poses as a potential hazard.
Long Term Care Centers are encouraged to call attention to the observance of National Long Term Care Administrator’s Week, which begins on Sunday, March 8 and runs through Saturday, March 14.
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