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“I’m Sorry” Laws and Lawsuit Risk

Miscommunication or poor communication between health care providers and patients or their families—particularly in the event of an adverse outcome or incident—is known to result in increased numbers of malpractice lawsuits. When health care providers have the opportunity to express condolences or apologies to patients and families without fear of having those words used against them in court, it can go a

November 12th, 2015|Healthcare|

Great Indoor Winter Workouts

Winter weather takes a toll on the exercise regimens of all but the most dedicated workout enthusiasts. Even New Year’s resolutions can crumble when faced with months on end of cold and nasty weather. If your clients are having trouble staying motivated when they’re stuck inside, here are some fun indoor activities you can recommend to help them keep moving toward their

November 5th, 2015|Fitness & Wellness|

Why Fitness Trainers Need First Aid Certifications

Many fitness facilities require instructors to have CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation), AED (automated external defibrillator) and/or first aid certification. They’re even a requirement for many fitness certifications. Even if no one is requiring you to have comprehensive first aid certifications, it’s a good idea for every fitness professional to take this training and get certified through the American Heart Association, the

October 25th, 2015|Fitness & Wellness|