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IDEAS That Work W hen admit- ting patients, we ask them to kindly consider leaving the grip socks we give them on their pillow at discharge. We then donate the socks to a local nursing home, which launders them and passes them out to residents. This eliminates landfill waste and potentially saves an elderly nurs- ing home patient from slipping and falling. Marla Noseworthy, RN, CASC Advanced Surgical Institute Sewell, N.J. mnoseworthy@ virtua.org GIVING BACK Donate Used Slipper Socks S E P T E M B E R 2 0 1 4 | O U T P AT I E N T S U R G E R Y M A G A Z I N E O N L I N E 2 3

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