Friday, September 26, 2008

New York - Hospital Color-Code Bracelets Raise Privacy Concerns

New York - New York's 11 public hospitals are at the forefront of a national movement to standardize color coding of hospital wristbands to designate patient conditions, in which purple - the color of amethyst - means "Do Not Resuscitate." Red, or ruby, indicates allergies, while yellow -

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