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CDC. Mask Policy Updates

CDC. Mask Policy Updates

This week the CDC updated its guidelines for masks and respirators. We have summarized the updates, information, and recommendations below. However, we realize that sometimes too much information can make selecting the appropriate protection confusing. Legacy Medical...

The Basics: Special Workplace First Aid Kits

The Basics: Special Workplace First Aid Kits

In our last installment of The Basics we discussed what should be included in a basic first aid kit to be considered compliant with OSHA and ANSI guidelines. This week we’ll dive deeper and discuss what additional supplies and quantities should be included in special...

The Basics: At Home Covid-19 Test Kits

The Basics: At Home Covid-19 Test Kits

Everyone’s talking about them, “Where can you get it?”,  “How much are they?”,  “Are they accurate?”. At Legacy Medical Sales we’d like to give you the easy to understand basics about…At-Home Covid 19 Tests. What types of tests are out there? Many categories...

The Basics: First Aid Kits 101

The Basics: First Aid Kits 101

Imagine the following scenario: A recently hired employee at your business accidentally trips over a cord and falls down a short staircase. Other employees notice the commotion and rush to help the worker who has opened a serious wound on her arm. While some people...

2022 Outlook

2022 Outlook

As the New year begins and people are returning to work and school, here is a briefCOVID-19-related update on Legacy Medical Sales’ ongoing efforts on behalf of our customers andstaff. With the Omicron variant of COVID-19 rapidly spreading throughout the country, we...

The Basics: Hospice Care 101

The Basics: Hospice Care 101

The Basics: Hospice Care 101 “You matter because of who you are. You matter to the last moment of your life, and we will do all we can , not only to help you die peacefully, but also to live until you die.” --Dame Cicely Saunders, founder of the first modern hospice...

Happy Veterans Day!

Happy Veterans Day!

Veterans Day is a time for us to pay our respects to those who have served. For one day, we stand united in respect for you, our veterans. This holiday started as a day to reflect upon the heroism of those who died in our country's service and was originally called...

Fire Safety Month

Fire Safety Month

In 1922, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) named the second week of October Fire Prevention Week in commemoration of the Great Chicago Fire in 1871. Today we celebrate Fire Prevention Week and Month all throughout October by educating communities and...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

It’s October and many of you may have noticed a lot of pink products and pink ribbons vying for attention amist pandemic heavy news reports. While COVID-19 is definitely going to remain the top headline for the time being, Breast Cancer Awareness still deserves to...

Baby Bust in the West Coast Sees More at Home Births

California is seeing a sustained rise in the number of women choosing to deliver their babies in settings other than a hospital, a shift that accelerated as the pandemic created more risky conditions in many hospitals. Numbers have doubled from 2010 to 2020 in this...