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Claudia Ortiz-ortiz

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Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Sep 7, 2017 2:27:17 PM


To honor the contributions to culture and heritage made by people of Hispanic or Latino descent, National Hispanic Heritage Month was enacted into law in 1988. This period runs from September 15 through October 15. The reason behind starting this 30-day period on September 15 is that it is the independence day for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. Other countries celebrating their independence days during this time include Belize, Mexico and Chile.

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Topics: current events, national hispanic heritage month, medicine, Doctors, # philanthropists

Comics and Medicine: Part 1

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Aug 29, 2017 4:30:05 PM

If you thought comic strips and comic books were only for kids, you would be sadly mistaken. Comics can be a valuable tool to the medical profession as they can be used in many ways. People are naturally drawn to cartoon characters because they are often able to connect and empathize with them. Because of this, they can be used when dealing with young or old patients and can even be used to teach students pursuing medical careers.

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Topics: comics, graphic medicine, pediatrician, teaching tools, Learning

Understanding Marijuana Legalization in California

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Aug 24, 2017 11:32:05 AM

California voters approved Prop. 64, legalizing the adult use of marijuana during the November 2016 election. This law applies to adults 21 and over. Here’s what you need to know about marijuana legalization.

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Topics: Marijuana, Legalizarion, California

IN THE LAB: Daily Catheter Care

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Aug 22, 2017 1:05:37 PM
  Welcome back to our video series "IN THE LAB"!  


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Angeles Institute now offers part-time CNA classes!

 

 

 

Q: Does Angeles Instiute transfer credits from other schools?

A: Yes, we accept transfer credits! 

  

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Topics: career, Care, Catheter, Video

Zombie Apocalypse

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Aug 17, 2017 1:18:37 PM

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If you’re a fan of scary movies and TV shows, you’ve seen how flesh-eating zombies are a deadly threat to humans. Shows like the Walking Dead have led to a surge of public awareness of zombies. It’s a good thing they aren’t real — or are they? With the CDC issuing their 2011 blog Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse, many people had to stop and do a little reality check.

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Topics: emergency preparedness, Emergency Kit, disaster, preperation

9 Organizations You Can Donate To This Year

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Aug 15, 2017 1:09:53 PM

Recent events throughout the United States may have you feeling like there is something you should do, but you are not exactly sure what it is that you can do. There are many organizations that are supportive of women and whatever causes that you feel strongly about.

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Topics: donation, Donating Wisely, Rights, Civil rights, Womens rights

IN THE LAB: How to Change a Colostomy Bag

Posted by Claudia Ortiz-ortiz on Aug 8, 2017 2:42:14 PM
 
Welcome back to our video series "IN THE LAB"!  


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Topics: career, public, in the lab, Colostomy Bag

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