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2/15/19 - 11 patients injured in crash
A CASE of reckless and negligent driving is being investigated after more than 10 people were injured when a Northern Cape Department of Health patient transport vehicle was involved in an accident yesterday morning. According to patients, the vehicle was travelling from Postmasburg to Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe Hospital in Kimberley and was carrying
2/15/19 - 5 rural Maine hospitals, including one in bankruptcy, will get expert help to run sustainably [Bangor Daily News, Maine]
Penobscot Valley Hospital in Lincoln, Northern Light C.A. Dean Hospital in Greenville, Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital in Pittsfield, Mayo Regional Hospital in Dover-Foxcroft and Calais Regional Hospital are among 25 hospitals in the nation that have won the award from the federal Office of Rural Health Policy. The award entitles them to
2/15/19 - Bon Secours hospital in Chesterfield planning $119 million expansion Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center files plans for $119 million expansion
Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center in Chesterfield County has filed plans with the state to add 55 acute care beds and build additional floors on top of its emergency department building and its inpatient bed tower. "This expansion would allow for more flexibility in patient placement, in addition to helping us better accommodate the growing i
2/15/19 - Children's Hospital Trust celebrates 25th anniversary with gifts for kids [Cape Community (South Africa)]
Cape Town The Children s Hospital Trust, established to ensure every child has access to quality and life-saving health care, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. In celebrating the milestone of dedication and devotion to ill and injured children at the Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital in Rondebosch, Cape Town, the trust gave gif
2/15/19 - Children's Hospital Trust celebrates 25th anniversary with gifts for kids [Cape Times (South Africa)]
Cape Town The Children s Hospital Trust, established to ensure every child has access to quality and life-saving health care, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. In celebrating the milestone of dedication and devotion to ill and injured children at the Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital in Rondebosch, Cape Town, the trust gave gif
2/15/19 - Chronic pain patients pledge on treatment
THE Welsh Government has insisted chronic pain services will be provided for patients in Powys after the closure of a service across the border. A chronic pain service is currently provided at Oswestry's Orthopaedic Hospital and serves around 400 patients in Mid and North Wales, who suffer with chronic pain conditions. Montgomeryshire AM Russell Ge
2/15/19 - Community Hospital in Munster overbilled Medicare by $22 million, report states [Post-Tribune, Merrillville, Ind.]
Feb. 14 Community Hospital may have overbilled Medicare for at least $22 million, according to a recently released two-year federal audit. When they did the math for all Community's Medicare billings, auditors estimated the hospital collected $22 million more than it should have during that period. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
2/15/19 - Community Hospital overbilled Medicare more than $22M, federal audit claims [The Times, Munster, Ind.]
Feb. 14 MUNSTER Community Hospital overbilled Medicare at least $22 million over a recent two-year period, according to a federal audit released this month. "Community Hospital vehemently denies the allegations in the Office of the Inspector General report," Elise Sims, a spokeswoman for the hospital, said in a statement Wednesday. "Community
2/15/19 - Decolonization Protocol Can Prevent Dangerous Infections Among Discharged Hospital Patients
Rush University Medical Center issued the following news release:. Hospital patients who have methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus can prevent future infections by following a standard bathing protocol after discharge, according to research results published in the Feb. 14 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. Mary Hayden, professor
2/15/19 - Delay in acceptance of demands may lead to closure of emergencies in Sindh: YDA
Young Doctors Association of Sindh on Thursday threatened to close emergency departments at all provincial hospitals in case raise in their salaries and allowances were not notified in next 24 hours. Patients from Karachi to Kashmore are but the ultimate sufferers as are largely being denied of needed medical treatment due to forced closure of...
2/15/19 - Doctor's strike remain continues on second day
The services in Outdoor Patient Departments and Operation Theatres in all government hospitals of Sindh remained continue on the second consecutive day on Thursday following strike of doctors for acceptance of their demands. The doctors suspended services in OPDs and OTs on the joint call of Young Doctors Association and Pakistan Medical Associatio
2/15/19 - Doctors boycott of OPDs continue
They recorded their protest under the banner of Sindh Doctors Joint Action Committee which consisted of Pakistan Medical Association Sindh and Young Doctors Association. They gathered outside the OPDs at Liaquat University Hospital Hyderabad and shouted slogans against Sindh chief minister Murad Ali Shah, Sindh health secretary Saeed Awan, health..
2/15/19 - Electrolyte Analyzers Market Demand, Gross Margin, Industry Analysis, Business Opportunity and Forecast 2019 to 2025: Global Electrolyte Analyzers Industry report contains a complete product overview and its scope in the market to define the key term
Los Angeles, CA 02/15/2019 Electrolyte analyzers measure electrolyte levels in the human body to detect metabolic imbalances and measure renal and cardiac function. The electrolytes measured include sodium, potassium, chloride and bicarbonate. Electrolyte analyzers are used in hospital and reference laboratories, and also point of care settin
2/15/19 - Essentia Health welcomes Dr. Fordahl
As part of the hospitalist team, Dr. Fordahl will care for patients who are hospitalized due to illness or injury. "Hospital medicine has always appealed to me as it allows me to utilize all of my skills, and I really enjoy the breadth of practice," says Dr. Fordahl. Dr. Fordahl earned a medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical Scho
2/15/19 - Government opens cancer centre in Arua [Daily Monitor, The (Uganda)]
Arua- Ms Neria Driwaru, 70, a resident of Awupi Village in Ayivuni Sub-county in Arua District, has since 2015 been living with cancer of the liver. Due to lack of funds, she has not been able to travel to the Uganda Cancer Institute in Mulago, Kampala, for treatment. UCI is now providing cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment at Arua Regional R
2/15/19 - Leyte hospitals get new ambulances [Philippines News Agency]
The Department of Health through the Health Facilities Enhancement Program turned-over three ambulances to hospitals managed by the Leyte provincial government. Recipient hospitals are the Leyte Provincial Hospital in Palo town, Western Leyte Provincial Hospital in Baybay City, and Ormoc District Hospital in Ormoc City. DOH Eastern Visayas assistan
2/15/19 - LMH recognized as one of top rural hospitals [Pharos-Tribune, Logansport, Ind.]
Feb. 14 For the fourth year in a row, Logansport Memorial Hospital has been awarded as one of the top 100 rural and community hospitals in the United States by The Chartis Center for Rural Health, according to a hospital press release. The award is based on results of the Hospital Strength INDEX from iVantage Health Analytics, the release stated.
2/15/19 - New Orthopedic & Spine Tower continues to take shape at Huntsville Hospital [Sport360]
Huntsville Hospital is giving the public a first glimpse at what their new medical tower will look like when its built. It has required us to continue to invest in healthcare in our community, explained David Spillers, CEO of the Huntsville Hospital Health System. New Orthopedic& Spine Tower continues to take shape at Huntsville Hospital.
2/15/19 - No end to patients' suffering as doctors continue to boycott OPDs in Sindh
The young doctors' protest against the Sindh government entered its second day as patients bore the brunt of the non-availability of services at out-patient departments in public hospitals across the province. The doctors boycotted OPDs as well as operation theatres for the second time in the last couple of months, warning that they would shut down
2/15/19 - Nurses' strike: Uhuru's deadline lapses [Nation (Kenya)]
According to Kenya National Union of Nurses official Patrick Njogu, operations at Kerugoya Level Five hospital and other hospitals in the county are back to normal. Patients in the six wards were being monitored by health personnel from two non-governmental organisations, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation and Medecins Sans Frontieres.
2/15/19 - One more minor passes away as doctors go on strike
Another minor child in wee hours of Thursday died in Sukkur because of strike of young doctors across Sindh, ARY News reported. media correspondent Ashfaq Niazi said doctors gave time to their private clinics and charged hefty amount from patients, while they did not give much attention to the patients at the public hospital. One child died at a ho
2/15/19 - Open house to celebrate expanded primary care services in Waimea
Additional physicians, nine added exam rooms, waiting room upgrades and new services will be unveiled during an open house from 11:30 a.m. -1 p.m. for the expanded Primary Care Clinic of North Hawaii Community Hospital. The Primary Care Clinic, located next to Longs Drugs in Waimea, serves patients of all ages from throughout North Hawaii, offering
2/15/19 - Patient Monitoring System Market: Future Demand, Market Analysis & Outlook to : Future Market Insights has announced the addition of the Patient Monitoring System Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2018-2028" report to th
Valley Cottage, NY 02/15/2019 Patient Monitoring System Market: Overview The increasing number of patients in hospitals are making it difficult for doctors and nurses to monitor all the patients at same time and this is one of the key factors driving the growth of patient monitoring system market. The patient monitoring system is used for mon
2/15/19 - Patients continue to suffer in Sindh as doctors' strike enters second day
The strike call, jointly, was given by Young Doctors Association, Sindh, Pakistan Medical Association, Sindh and Functional Doctors Forum. Thousands of patients were seen helplessly waiting to be treated at the OPDs of major Karachi hospitals including Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital, National Institute of Child Heal
2/15/19 - Patients continue to suffer in Sindh as doctors strike enters second day [Pakistan Press International]
The strike call, jointly, was given by Young Doctors Association, Sindh, Pakistan Medical Association, Sindh and Functional Doctors Forum. Thousands of patients were seen helplessly waiting to be treated at the OPDs of major Karachi hospitals including Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital, National Institute of Child Heal
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