Sept. 03 Within view of hospital beds at downtown Augusta's Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center, a startling but familiar message started appearing this week on a 40- foot-tall billboard across 15th Street. VA is Lying, a Web site and Facebook page founded by Ron Nesler at his home in southwestern Indiana, paid for the space as part o
New data shows there were 130 reports of medication errors at hospitals in Lincolnshire in one month. One of these errors, reported at the United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust during July, resulted in severe harm to the patient. Six of the errors resulted in moderate harm and five resulted in low harm to the patient involved.
Director General and CEO, the Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi. Hans Kedzierski said that our hospital is serving more than eighty thousands patients yearly, not another hospital of seven hundred and sixty beds hospital in even US or Canada doesn't serve that much number of patients. Program " Aga Khan University Hospital: human, scientific, am
OrthoGrid Systems, Inc. is quickly gaining credibility among orthopedic surgeons with their new HipGrid? device in clinical evaluations across the country. While turning heads at some of the nation's premier academic and hospital facilities, it is also making a significant impact in America's community hospitals for surgeons performing anterior
A new palliative care facility, complete with roof top garden will be developed at Flinders Medical Centre following a recommendation from an expert panel. Health Minister Jack Snelling said the Palliative Care Working Party, which included nurses, consumers, clinicians and the non-government sector, chose Flinders as the most appropriate site for
Minister Elferink today inspected the works to the new Allied Health facility at Royal Darwin Hospital. The new purpose built Allied Health Facility will allow patients to access a variety of specialised Allied Health services in a convenient location, Mr Elferink said. Allied Health staff will begin seeing patients in the new treatment space later
BioTime reported that subsidiary Asterias Biotherapeutics reported that the third patient was successfully dosed at Chicago- based Rush University Medical Center in a Phase 1/ 2 a clinical trial evaluating activity of escalating doses of AST-OPC1 in newly injured patients with sensory and motor complete cervical spinal cord injury.
BioTime reported that subsidiary Asterias Biotherapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on the emerging field of regenerative medicine, reported that the third patient was successfully dosed at Chicago- based Rush University Medical Center in a Phase 1/ 2 a clinical trial evaluating activity of escalating doses of AST-OPC1 in newly injured patie
Sept. 03 Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center personnel will observe training and federal holidays on Friday and Monday, respectively. According to a statement from medical center spokesman Wes Elliott, soldier care clinics Connelly Health Clinic, Troop Medical Clinic No. 4 and the Optometry Clinic will be closed on Friday for a training
HEALTH Secretary Jeremy Hunt is to be asked to intervene and save hospital beds from closing across East Devon. The council is writing to East Devon MPs Neil Parish and Hugo Swire asking them to press Health Secretary Mr Hunt to overturn the decision made by the Northern, Eastern and MP help: The council is writing to MP Hugo Swire to ask him to pr
Scores of cancer patients on radiotherapy treatment have complained about the erratic service at University Teaching Hospital National Cancer Diseases Hospital. The CDH, which cost $10 million was opened in the year 2007 by late President Mwanawasa and was meant to treat cancer patients locally, who were being previously treated abroad at a very hi
He said here yesterday that lack of a district hospital has been a hindrance to health delivery in Moshi Urban, as its residents depend on St Joseph Designated Hospital. He thanked St Joseph Designated Hospital for its good services to the people. "We have been pushing the Central Government to build the hospital instead of depending on Mawenzi Re
Pakistan State Oil has donated Rs7.5 million to a hospital being built by the Cancer Foundation to treat cancer patients at subsidised rates. On behalf of his board of directors and thousands of cancer patients, Cancer Foundation chairperson Maqsood Ansari thanked the PSO for the donation. Published in The Express Tribune, September 4th, 2015.
The cleanliness and medicine facilities at Civil Hospital Sukkur and Chandka Medical College Hospital Larkana are pathetic, causing trouble to patients. Sindh Human Rights Commission Chairperson, Justice (R) Majida Rizvi, recently visited various jails, hospitals and Dar-ul-Aman of Khairpur, Sukkur, Larkana and Dadu districts. In her detailed repor
The cleanliness and medicine facilties at Civil Hospital Sukkur and Chandka Medical College Hospital Larkana are pathetic, causing trouble to patients. Sindh Human Rights Commission Chairperson, Justice (R) Majida Rizvi, recently visited various jails, hospitals and Dar-ul-Aman of Khairpur, Sukkur, Larkana and Dadu districts. In her detailed report
Cleveland Clinic reported a $302 million expansion plan for Cleveland Clinic Florida that will include capital improvements to its campus in Weston, and a new clinic and ambulatory surgery center in Coral Springs, Fla.. In Weston, the company said, the expansion will include the addition of three operating suites and additional inpatient hospital b
Tim Maroney of TCI Software, Inc. a solution provider at the marcus evans National Healthcare CXO Summit Fall 2015, on how hospitals merge operational and financial data for on demand management reporting. NEW YORK, NY, Sept 4, 2015 "We are in a new era where patients have a voice and how their results are measured is not determined solely by how
At Colchester general hospital in Essex, between 80% and 100% of the nurses on some shifts are agency or temporary workers, a report on the latest inspection by the Care Quality Commission reveals. The 560- bed hospital is the main acute site run by the Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation trust. The trust was identified nationally as havi
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Women's Health Weekly Investigators publish new report on Oncology. According to news reporting originating from Aalborg, Denmark, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The aim of this study was to investigate the use of sentinel lymph node dissection in the treatment of patients with locally recurren
Deputy Commissioner Khairpur Munawar Ali Mithani on Wednesday visited Khairpur District Headquarter Hospital Khairpur. He directed the Medical Superintendent of the Hospital Dr Razia Panhwar to provide best health facilities to the patients and said no any complaint will be tolerated in this regard. The Deputy Commissioner also directed the doctors
Deputy Commissioner Sukkur, Munawar Ali Muthiani on Wednesday visited Khairpur District Headquarter Hospital Khairpur. He directed the Medical Superintendent of the Hospital Dr Razia Panhwar to provide best health facilities to the patients and said no any complaint would be tolerated in this regard. The Deputy Commissioner also directed the doctor
Tenders are invited for Development, Operation and Maintenance of Radiology Imaging Diagnostic Centres in Selected District Hospitals of Haryana on Public Private Partnership Basis. Major organization: HEALTH DEPARTMENT Address: Swasthya bhawan Sector-6 Panchkula Haryana Country: India Tender notice number: NIT/HEALTH/PPP/4 Notice type: Tender...
The joint action committee the focal body of all the five federal hospitals announced at a briefing that three government hospitals including Polyclinic Hospital, CDA Hospital, NIRM and NIH will shut down their OPDs from 11:00am to 01:00pm daily from today till the defreezing of increment on health risk allowance. The employees of PIMS have decided
A few months ago, the country was thrown into a crisis due to the collapse of cancer treatment machines at the Kenyatta National Hospital. This is the reason why Kenyatta Hospital remains the destination of choice, and therefore the reason why the government must do the best it can to give it the right equipment. Why is it that even the Moi Teachin
-Exiqon A/S today announced that the company has exclusively licensed two sets of validated prostate cancer biomarkers from Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Molecular Medicine. Exiqon and MOMA collaborate with the objective to identify and validate new biomarkers that can improve the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer patients.