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UPDATE: Hacienda HealthCare will not be shutting down unit under controversy – WMC

Since the end of December, ADHS has been onsite completing a complaint investigation and ensuring the health and safety of the patients. ADHS has required heightened safety measures be implemented at the facility including increased staff presence during patient interactions, increased monitoring of the patient care areas, and increased security measures at the facility. ADHS… Read More »

What is a TENS unit and does it work?

A transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) unit is a battery-operated device that some people use to treat pain. TENS units work by delivering small electrical impulses through electrodes that have adhesive pads to attach them to a person’s skin. These electrical impulses flood the nervous system, reducing its ability to transmit pain signals to the… Read More »