Aug. 18 ROCKFORD Mercyhealth pediatric patients and their families are saving time, energy and gas money thanks to a relatively new partnership between the health system and Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. As of fall 2017, patients who need treatment within four specialty pediatric programs urology, plastic surgery, ca
For more than a decade, Concord Hospital has cultivated a spot of green on a rooftop just outside its Intensive Care Unit to help patients heal. With a big boost from Concord Hospital Associates, the hospital has begun a $200,000 fundraising program to correct structural issues and transform the modest garden to be more accessible to patients, visi
BENGALURU: The Karnataka Chapter of the Indian Medical Association has collected medicines worth Rs 15 lakh to Rs 20 lakh for distribution in flood-hit Kodagu district. "About 350 patients were attended to by the Indian Medical Association, Kodagu branch, and given first aid. Dr Anil Kumar B T, senior consultant nephrologist, BGS Global Hospital,
Aug. 18 COLUMBUS Toledo's last abortion clinic on Friday argued that the state's attempt to fine it $40,000 for alleged violations pertaining to the transfer of a patient to a local hospital last year is unreasonable and could lead to its closing. Friday marked the deadline for both sides to submit final arguments to Karl Schedler, a hearing ex
As a result of this new, real world data, Brinavess received reimbursement approval from the National Institute for Health and Disability Insurance in Belgium. The data from this survey, which was mandated by the NIHDI, was provided by six participating hospitals in Belgium, across a total of 97 patients that were treated with Brinavess in the emer
Data on Spondylolisthesis Reported by Researchers at Montefiore Medical Center. According to news reporting originating from Bronx, New York, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "To evaluate the impact of cigarette smoking on the development of wound complications, including wound dehiscence, superficial infection, deep infection, or organ s
At least eight people died of jaundice after battling for their lives at Sheikh Zayed Hospital over the last 24 hours. The total number of casualties caused by the disease has exceeded 70, data collected by Express News revealed. The victims were identified as 50- year-old Aziz Bibi, a resident of Chak No 86- P, 43- year-old Lateefan Bibi, Jannat B
While doing research on a brain device in 2015, Marc Lazzaro got a visit from an investigator with U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Lazzaro, a doctor with Froedtert Hospital in Wauwatosa, was testing onedevice that is implanted in the brain to treat aneurysms and another one used to remove clots. The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professiona
A child psychiatrist at Paris's Robert-Debr hospital has sounded the alarm, local media reported Saturday, while psychiatric hospital staff in Amiens continue their months-long... But paediatric hospital services in the Paris region have failed to acquire more beds to respond to the growing number of patients requiring hospitalisation.
The Punjab Health Department has cancelled the Eid holidays of medical officials, nursing departments and paramedical staff. Punjab Primary and Secondary Health Department told employees that their Eid holidays stood cancelled and they would perform duties. Special instructions were issued to hospitals in big cities including Lahore, Rawalpindi,...
May I express my sincere thanks and appreciation to wards 27 and 25 at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital for their efficiency, care and kindness during my recent admission. Standards of care and cleanliness were both of the highest order. N A Marsden Church Stretton.
Amman, Aug.18 Health Minister Mahmoud Sheyyab said Saturday hospitals and health centers are ready to receive patients, as part of the ministry's plan to provide health services during the Eid Al Adha holiday. The minister's gave the remarks during the ministry's planning committee's meeting to discuss its plan during the Eid holiday.
The center has completely equipped them with the necessary medical supplies and provided all health services for patients in these hospitals whether visitors or inpatients in implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Cr
New Atrial Fibrillation Findings from University Hospital of Nantes Outlined. According to news originating from Nantes, France, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Atrial fibrillation is the most frequent rhythm disorder in elderly patients. The news correspondents report that additional information may be obtained from S. Tayaa, Pole de..
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week Investigators discuss new findings in Chordomas. According to news reporting originating in Boston, Massachusetts, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Skull base chordomas in children are extremely rare. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Brigham
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week Fresh data on Oncology are presented in a new report. According to news reporting out of Boston, Massachusetts, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "PurposeCommunication about prognosis affects decisions patients and family members make about cancer care, and most patients sa
The Joint Commission issued the following news release:. A new study in the August 2018 issue of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, "Systemwide Implementation of Patient-Reported Outcomes in Routine Clinical Care at a Children's Hospital," by Wendy E. Gerhardt, MSN, RN-BC, director, Quality Outcomes and Evidence, James M. A
Satkhira, August 18 Patients are currently facing a tougher time at Satkhira Sadar Hospital due to lack of electricity for the last seven days, especially those waiting to get operated.The absence of electricity has also resulted in a lack of water supply, forcing the hospital authorities to bring in water from other sources, posing environmental r
In the report, a surgery to remove the urinary bladder for example can cost Sh7, 500 for cash paying patients but the price can shoot up to Sh90, 000 for National Hospital Insurance Fund and other insurances. Efforts to reach the NHIF CEO Geoffrey Mwangi for comment were futile however a top official at the fund said that health service providers a
Two minutes may not be a long time, but add a basic need, like relief from pain or to use the bathroom, and those 120 seconds seem to multiply. "Two minutes can seem like forever," said Jane Lucas, manager of 6 E at Washington Hospital. When a button is pushed, the Vocera communication device worn around the necks of staff sounds and allows them t
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week Current study results on Biological Factors- Metalloporphyrins have been published. According to news reporting originating from Boston, Massachusetts, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Hemoglobin is an essential biological component of human physiology and its prod
Report Summarizes Thrombophilia Study Findings from University of Lausanne Hospital. According to news originating from Lausanne, Switzerland, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The predictive value of factor V Leiden and the G20210A prothrombin mutation regarding recurrent venous thromboembolism is limited and does not influence...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week Investigators publish new report on Intermediate Filament Proteins- Vimentin. According to news reporting originating in Beijing, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been widely used in the clinical setting.
Reports Outline Antimicrobials Study Findings from Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center. According to news reporting originating in Tokyo, Japan, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Antimicrobials are frequently administered to patients with an advanced-stage illness. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Tokyo...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week A new study on Pediatrics- Pediatric Orthopedics is now available. According to news reporting originating from New York City, New York, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Temporary, implant-mediated hemiepiphysiodesis is an effective and popular treatment method for