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Delhi Hospital News: Teleconsultation Service Launched at Municipal Corporation of Delhi Hospital | Delhi News

NEW DELHI: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena on Monday inaugurated an app-based nationwide medical teleconsultation at the MCD-run Hindu Rao Hospital. Delhi Municipality and Hindu Rao Hospital became the first organizations to provide round-the-clock medical services through the OPD “eSanjeevani” project, run by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. “It was a great […]

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Allina Health sees hospital cuts as a step forward

Allina Health executives are confident that a series of tough hospital consolidations this spring will reorganize the Minneapolis-based health care system around what patients want and how insurers pay for care. The Twin Cities’ largest hospital system by patient admissions halted non-emergency baby deliveries and reduced other inpatient services at hospitals in Cambridge and Hastings. […]

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Wellington.Scoop » All hospital services will remain in the Hutt – Health Board request

Statement from the Mayor of Hutt CityYesterday I attended the Hutt Valley District Health Board meeting where they discussed the situation at Hutt Hospital. The board unanimously passed a resolution calling on Health New Zealand (which will be in charge from July 1) to follow through with a full reconstruction of the Hutt Hospital site, […]

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Mount Sinai Medical Center welcomes new cancer center director

Dr. Steven Hochwald will usher in a new era of nationally recognized cancer care. MIAMI BEACH, Florida — June 1, 2022 — Mount Sinai Medical Center welcomes Steven Hochwald, MD, MBA, FACS, as the inaugural director of the new Irma and Norman Braman Cancer Center, which is expected to be completed in 2025. Dr. Hochwald […]

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City partners with Lincoln Hospital – News

City have teamed up with Lincoln Hospital, which will provide additional medical support to the club’s playing team. Lincoln Hospital, based on Nettleham Road and part of the Circle Health Group, becomes a gold level partner and will help with scans, recovery and diagnostics. City performance manager Ross Burbeary said: “Lincoln Hospital plays a […]

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South Florida ACHE Member Spotlight: Rudy Molinet

By Vanessa Orr As a registered nurse, Rudy Molinet was able to follow his passion for helping people. And while he appreciated being able to play an important role in the lives of patients, he realized that a career in healthcare leadership offered the opportunity to make an even greater difference. “As a nurse, I […]

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Feeding baby when formula is hard to find

By Aniruddh Setya, MD, FAAP Formula shortages and empty store shelves have caused panic among parents and caregivers. Some get their supplies with the help of family and friends while others struggle to buy just one. Infant formula supply problems began when an Abbott Nutrition facility abruptly closed after Similac, Alimentum and EleCare formulas were […]

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Progress in mental health facilities

By Charles A. Michelson, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP Healthcare workers around the world have long realized the additional need for behavioral healthcare providers and clinics. With the ongoing pandemic, a significant layer of stress has been added to the public, on top of the general polarization we are seeing across the country. The results of […]

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The severity of jury verdicts should concern Florida doctors

By Vanessa Orr In March of this year, an Iowa City family was awarded $97.5 million in a medical malpractice case, the largest such award in state history. This verdict, along with a new Florida House bill on the horizon, should send red flags to doctors in Florida, according to Julie Danna, senior vice president, […]

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State-of-the-art hospital services come to Ballarat

Ballarat will benefit from state-of-the-art hospital services as the massive redevelopment of the hospital begins to take shape. Health Minister Martin Foley today unveiled a first look at the new Ballarat Base Hospital Support Services Building and Energy Plant, part of the second stage of the $541.6million redevelopment of Andrews’ Labor government. The new images […]

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Children’s Harbor welcomes new board member

June 1, 2022 – Lisa Mooney, The vice president and chief commercial officer of BankUnited, a national bank headquartered in Miami Lakes, has joined the Children’s Harbor board. Children’s Harbor is a nationally accredited non-profit agency whose mission is to help strengthen struggling families in our community while providing safe shelter and support for teens […]

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Thailand to Create a New Chapter of Smart Hospital Services

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and Thonburi Hospital (TH) signed the “Smart Hospital” MoU. In light of the Thai government’s “Medical Hub of Asia” strategy in 2004 and its goal of becoming the leading countries in Southeast Asia in the provision of international healthcare services, the two parties, CHT and TH, continue their POC smart ward collaboration […]

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BoG chairman pledges to improve hospital services

NOWSHERA: The newly elected Chairman of the Board of Governors (BoG) of the Qazi Medical Complex, Muhammad Ashfaq Khan, has pledged to take concrete steps to bring about visible improvement in the health facility and medical faculty working to ensure better health care for people. He said this during a speech at a meeting. The […]

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Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust partners with Hospital Services Limited (HSL) to improve Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) collaboration on orthopedic cases

Working in partnership with specialist distributor of bespoke healthcare IT solutions Hospital Services Limited (HSL) based in the East Midlands, the orthopedic team at Hampshire Hospitals have deployed an innovative solution to enable better collaboration between Multidisciplinary Teams (MDTs) located at multiple hospital sites and thus increasing the range of healthcare professional feedback on cases […]

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Local hospital services postponed | Guardian of Nenagh

Nenagh Hospital. Photo: Odhran Ducie Published: Mon 30 May 2022, 05:08 PM UL Hospitals Group Press Release – Significant Cuts to Scheduled Care at Limerick University Hospital – UHL increases level of escalation while managing sustained high attendance in emergency department – Some surgeries at Ennis, Nenagh and St John’s hospitals postponed to 31 May/1 […]

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Critical Survey: RadNet (NASDAQ: RDNT) and American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE: AMS)

American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) and RadNet (NASDAQ:RDNT – Get a rating) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better company? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk. Analyst Recommendations This […]

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Patients Satisfied with Nenagh Hospital Services

The positive results reflect specific initiatives undertaken in Nenagh. Published: Sun 29 May 2022, 09:55 THE results of the Fourth National Hospital Patient Experience Survey revealed that more than four out of five patients in the UL Hospital Group described their overall experience as good or very good. Just under 1,000 patients provided feedback and […]

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American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS) Now Covered by StockNews.com Analysts

StockNews.com initiated a hedge on the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a note released Sunday to investors. The company has placed a “holding” rating on the stock. New York Stock Exchange: AMS opened at $2.30 on Friday. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is […]

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Keith Zimmerman Named President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division

Keith Zimmerman Named President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division (Photo: Business Wire) Keith Zimmerman Named President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division (Photo: Business Wire) As president of the MidAmerica division, Zimmerman will have responsibility for seven hospitals and numerous other care sites serving the greater Kansas City area. Zimmerman replaces Mel Lagarde, who is retiring […]

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Over 6,000 screened at Thumbay University Hospital – News

Published: Thu 26 May 2022, 06:07 PM More than 6,000 people from 40 different nationalities enjoyed the benefits of Thumbay Teaching Hospital Free Medical and Dental Mega Camp in Al Jurf, Ajman held on Sunday. The free mega health camp offered health check-ups with specialist consultants and general practitioners in specialties such as cardiology, internal […]

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Casting alternatives for the 21st century

By Olufemi Nassi With fracture season upon us, many clinics are looking for ways to streamline bone and joint care and improve the healing experience for their patients. Mara Landis was a patient at the University of Miami Health System. She recently broke her arm playing tennis and was using a fiberglass cast until she […]

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AHA responds to Lown Institute report on ‘unnecessary’ hospital services

The last Lown Institute Report the ranking of hospitals on so-called “unnecessary” services contains many of the same flaws as last year’s report, says Aaron Wesolowski, AHA vice president, policy research, analysis and strategy. “The fact is that hospitals, health systems and their caregivers have been on the front lines from day one of the […]

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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital News of 05/24

Remembrance Day In honor of our fallen heroes this Memorial Day, we say THANK YOU. May these heroes always be remembered for their contribution to setting our nation free. “There is no greater love than this: to lay down your life for your friends. – John 15.13 Remembrance Day Security Memorial Day weekend is the […]

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Hospital wards could be hit as lab scientists step up with 48-hour strike

Hospital services could be hit when laboratory scientists step up industrial action with a 48-hour strike tomorrow “in frustration” over a pay dispute. The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists said in a statement today that hospital and GP services would be affected when members withdraw laboratory services from 8am to 8pm. Appointments and procedures can […]

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CONHI receives $100,000 gift for new smart hospital – News Center

Monday, May 23, 2022 • Neph Rivera: Contact A $100,000 donation from longtime University of Texas at Arlington benefactors Dr. Al Clark and Shalyn Clark will better equip the next generation of nurses to thrive in the dynamic healthcare environment of ‘today. The donation will support the construction of a modernized smart hospital equipped with […]

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The bumpy road from hate to love of EHR

By Jennifer Parker, MPH, RD/LDN, CSPO We have worked in hospitals for more than 15 years each, and personalized medicine has always been our goal. So we know all too well the difficulties of paper mapping while trying to provide quality care. However, even when another EHR system promised to make our routine more efficient […]

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Biggest upheaval to hospital services in years as NHS recovers from Covid pressures

Gloucestershire’s health service is set to suffer the biggest shake-up in years – but health bosses need to hear your thoughts on how they should change. Services for people in hospital receiving life-saving treatment from NHS departments are under the microscope. One of the largest public inquiries ever launched by the NHS in Gloucestershire began […]

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American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS) receives new coverage from StockNews.com analysts

StockNews.com began to cover the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a note released Saturday to investors. The brokerage has placed a “holding” rating on the stock. AMS action opened at $2.26 on Friday. American Shared Hospital Services has a 12-month minimum of $2.08 and […]

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Broward Health celebrates trauma survivors and caregivers

On May 18, Broward Health recognized National Trauma Survivor Day by honoring the health system’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) partners, medical team, and trauma patients. “Trauma is considered the leading cause of death in the country for people under the age of 45,” said Dr. Ivan Puente during the celebration evening at Broward Health North […]

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Employers pay 224% of Medicare prices for hospital services

The researchers describe the wide variation in prices paid for medical services as “a defining feature of the American healthcare system”. According to a new study of RAND Corporation. The report covers billing for inpatient and outpatient services in 2020. The study indicated that there were significant price differences between states or geographies and added […]

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Holy Cross Health receives $25,000 grant from ALS Association

(Left to right): Ray Carson, CEO of the Florida Chapter of the ALS Association; Holy Cross Health ALS Clinic Co-directors Gustavo Alameda, MD and Nithya Mathai, DNP, APRN, FNP-C; Jo-Ann Clynch, ALS Association Florida Chapter Board Member; Stan Meadows, executive director of the Phil Smith Neuroscience Institute at Holy Cross Health; Tiana Duana, Regional Program […]

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Norton Healthcare Seeks Community Feedback on West Louisville Hospital Services and Features

On February 23, 2022, Norton Healthcare announced plans to build the first newly built hospital in West Louisville in over 150 years. Louisville’s largest health care system is partnering with Kentucky’s Goodwill Industries to transform the corner of 28th Street and Broadway into a “campus of opportunity.” To make this campus as successful […]

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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital News or 5/19

Immunization clinics CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulfur Springs will no longer be offering the COVID Immunization Clinic every Friday morning. However, Net Health offers both pediatric and adult COVID vaccines. This vaccination clinic is located at 100 Medical Circle in Sulfur Springs. No appointment is necessary. Thereafter, Net Health will continue to come every […]

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FOUNDCARE APPOINTS NEW MANAGEMENT – Florida Hospital News and Healthcare Report

Federally Qualified Healthcare Center Appoints Marcia Young as Chief Operating Officer, Andy Antenor as Chief Financial Officer and Promotes Dr. Jean Monice to Chief Medical Officer May 19, 2022 – FoundCare’s new CEO, Christopher Irizarry, has convened new leadership for the C-suite, including Marcia Young as chief operating officer of the organization and Andy Antenor […]

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Norton Healthcare Seeks Community Feedback on Hospital Services in West Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Norton Healthcare is asking the community for their input on what hospital services and features they would like to see in West Louisville. The $100 million investment for a new hospital in West Louisville was announced by Norton Healthcare in February. Norton’s partnership with Goodwill Industries of Kentucky will create an […]

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Analysis of US Hospital Shared Services (NYSE:AMS) and RadNet (NASDAQ:RDNT)

Radnet (NASDAQ:RDNT – Get a rating) and American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better company? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and profitability. Analyst Notes […]

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Portlaoise hospital services affected by lab strike, HSE says

The strike by laboratory staff at Portlaoise and other hospitals has led to cancellations and made A&Es very busy, according to the HSE in Dublin and the Midlands. The Medical Laboratory Scientists Association (MLSA) said its May 18 industrial action was launched to address a 20-year wage disparity problem, shortage of medical scientists and lack […]

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MLSA strike leads to cancellation of hospital services

The HSE said industrial action today involving members of the Medical Laboratory Scientists Association has resulted in the cancellation of many services, including some ‘elective inpatient and day procedures, outpatient appointments and general medical laboratory testing services”. In a statement this evening, the HSE said some emergency departments have been very busy due to “patients […]

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MOODY’S INVESTOR SERVICE UPGRADES BROWARD HEALTH OUTLOOK TO POSITIVE

May 17, 2022 – Moody’s Investors Service has raised its outlook from stable to positive for the North Broward Hospital District, which operates as Broward Health. Moody’s confirmed the Baa2 assigned to the outstanding revenue bonds of the healthcare system, reflecting Broward Health’s “strong liquidity measures, modest leverage and conservative capital structure”, according to a […]

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£7million Rainbow children’s unit set to transform hospital wards

Croydon has a new service dedicated to children requiring hospital care. Opening day: hospital staff delighted with the new pediatric unit The newly named £7million Rainbow Unit was opened this week by Croydon Health Services NHS Trust chairman Mike Bell. The Rainbow children’s unit nameplate was also unveiled by Anisha, 5, from Coulsdon, who won […]

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Buhari salutes Okwuosa at the inauguration of world-class free hospital services

1 President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Oilserv Chief Executive Mr. Emeka Okwuosa on the inauguration of a world-class hospital built by the Emeka Okwuosa Foundation. 2 The President’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement by his Spokesperson, Mr. Femi Adesina, on Wednesday in Abuja. 3 According to Buhari, the inauguration of the hospital, at […]

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Patient survey: Huge satisfaction with Tipperary Hospital services

Results from the Fourth National Hospital Patient Experience Survey revealed that more than four out of five patients in the UL Hospital Group described their overall experience as good or very good. Just under 1,000 patients provided feedback and the results of the 2021 survey are already being used to improve quality at the five […]

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Alan Oliver appointed COO of Gastro Health

May 9, 2022 – Alan Oliver has been named chief operating officer of Gastro Health, a leading national medical group specializing in digestive and liver health. His appointment became effective on May 2, 2022. A career focused on maximizing business operations and leading mergers and acquisitions, as well as organic growth, led Oliver very naturally […]

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NIH launches clinical trial of Epstein-Barr virus vaccine

May 6, 2022 – The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has launched an early-stage clinical trial to evaluate an experimental preventative vaccine against the Epstein-Barr virus ( EBV). EBV is the leading cause of infectious mononucleosis and is associated with certain cancers and autoimmune diseases. […]

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American Shared Hospital Services Expands Sales Team

Takes on new role as Sales Manager at Healthcare Finance Pro, Tim Keel SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire – American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the “Company” or “AMS”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for radiosurgery stereotactics and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, today announced […]

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2022-05-06 | NYSEAM:AMS | Press release

Takes a new role as sales manager at Healthcare Finance Pro, Tim Keel SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 6, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire – American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the &CloseCurlyDoubleQuote Company; or “AMS”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, announced […]

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American Shared Hospital Services Announces First Quarter

Conference call on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ET / 12:00 p.m. PT San Francisco, Calif., May 5, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire — American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the “Company”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, announced today […]

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Lee Health awards four nursing scholarships

Donor-supported scholarship program important to help address critical nursing shortage May 3, 2022 – Lee Health awarded four “Heart of Caring” scholarships to Lee Health Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) on April 29, putting them on the path to earning their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degrees. Hunter Fields, Jennifer Guevara, Amber Newborn and Ana […]

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Community foundation tackles children’s mental health with new initiative

May 3, 2022 – As the country draws attention to the growing epidemic of mental health issues during National Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties (CFPBMC) is collaborating to address the problem locally with children and adolescents. In conjunction with Boys and Girls Clubs of Palm […]

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Holy Cross Health adds gastroenterologist

May 3, 2022 – Gastroenterologist Paul Andrew Feldman, MARYLAND joined Holy Cross Medical Group, a multi-specialty physician group employing more than 160 physicians providing services in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Board Certified and Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology and Associate Member of the American College of Gastroenterology, Dr. Feldman specializes […]

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The healthcare business

By Steven G. Ullmann, PhD The University of Miami Center for Health Management and Policy, housed at the Miami Herbert Business School, held its 11th annual health business conference. This year’s theme was “Technology, Access and the New Normal”. With over 1,000 registrants from across the region, as well as nationally and globally, the audience […]

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Tribute to Conviva’s “Care Coaches” during National Nurses Week

In the Spotlight: Head of Care Facilitation Mayrolis “May” Davila From her childhood in Cuba to present day Miami where she lives and works as a leading Conviva Care Coach, Mayrolis “May” Davila’s nursing career has been guided by her fundamental sense of community. Mayrolis “May” Davila “At a very young age, I already knew […]

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American Shared Hospital Services announces the signing of

JV will establish company 3rd international center SAN FRANCISCO, CA, April 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — }via NewMediaWire ‒ American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American:AMS) (the “Company”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and Advanced Radiation Therapy Equipment and Services, today announced the signing of a joint venture agreement to partner […]

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Loss of hospital services in South Fulton could have a big impact

Wellstar says the move to outpatient care is the best decision to meet community needs and will allow the facility to focus more on preventative care. Figures show that most patients at the East Point center only need urgent care, not a hospital stay. To exploreFour calls, still no ambulance: a 90-minute ordeal For real […]

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NAACOS recognizes efforts to improve quality of care

ACOs Receive Leaders in Quality Excellence Awards at Spring Conference April 27, 2022 – The National Association of Accountable Care Organizations (NAACOS) recognized three members for their outstanding work to improve patient care in their communities. St. Joseph’s Health ACO, UNC Health Alliance, and Summit Health won the 2022 Leaders in Quality Excellence Award and […]

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Nicklaus Children’s Health System Launches MyNicklaus App

New location-based, consumer-facing app improves patient access and experience April February 29, 2022 – Nicklaus Children’s Hospital has launched a new wayfinding app that offers visitors and patient families step-by-step navigation around the hospital’s 309-bed campus. Nicklaus Children’s is the first children’s hospital system in the region to launch a digital health platform that brings […]

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Adopt-A-Family Competing for $25,000 Neighborhood Assistance Grant

April 27, 2022 — Selected from 4,000 applicants, the Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches afterschool/summer program, Project Grow, is up for a generous State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant — but needs a major community boost to secure these essential funds. Beginning Wednesday, April 27, Project Grow and 199 other causes nationwide must collect as many […]

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Concerns over ‘continued and persistent pressures on hospital services’

Northern Ireland’s Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has written to health authorities raising concerns about the “continuing and persistent pressures on hospital services”. Rita Devlin, Director of RCN NI, said last night she was calling for ‘immediate attention to address this issue to avoid further harm to patients’. It comes as Department of Health figures […]

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American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS) now covered by StockNews.com

StockNews.com assumed hedging on the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a research note released Wednesday to investors. The brokerage has placed a “holding” rating on the stock. ADM opened at $2.19 on Wednesday. American Shared Hospital Services has a one-year minimum of $2.08 and […]

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Mercy Ships – Transcending Boundaries, Changing Lives

By: Ally Jones – April 25, 2022 I was working in an administrative role on board, working on plans to increase access to our services for more people in Madagascar where the ship was docked, when a patient arrived unexpectedly at our bridge. On his face was the biggest tumor our surgeons had ever seen […]

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Delays in ambulance and hospital services as staff face ‘relentless pressure’ – The Isle Of Thanet News

Ambulance and hospital staff still face enormous pressure (Photo Secamb) Staffing shortages, covid-related absences, increased demand and lack of space for patients in the event of accidents and emergencies delaying patient transfer are some of the pressures affecting turnaround times. response for the Southeast Coast Ambulance Service. Data released for the month of March shows […]

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Opening of a new outpatient pharmacy – University Hospital of Milton Keynes

Post views: 86 The Trust has opened a brand new outpatient pharmacy, located in the link between our main entrance and the outpatient department. The new pharmacy will initially dispense outpatient prescriptions and hospital FP10s (FP10(HP)s). Following their outpatient appointment, patients will be able to bring their prescription which will be clinically reviewed by one […]

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Stormont Vail could bring hospital services to Junction City

JUNCTION CITY (KSNT) – Stormont Vail Health is entering contract negotiations to bring hospital and clinical services to Geary County and Junction City. The health system announced Tuesday that it had submitted a letter of intent to negotiate with the Geary County Commission and Geary Community Hospital, which both groups have approved. Although the letter […]

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US Hospital Shared Services (NYSE: AMS) research coverage has begun on StockNews.com

StockNews.com assumed hedging on the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a report released Tuesday. The brokerage has placed a “holding” rating on the stock. Shares of NYSE AMS opened at $2.32 on Tuesday. The company has a debt ratio of 0.59, a current ratio […]

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South Floridians honored for their community impact

Six individuals and one couple were honored by the Memorial and Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Foundations at the 22nd Annual Circle of Friends Luncheon at the Signature Grand in Davie. Kathleen Cannon, Timothy Curtin, Morris Engelberg, Pilar Gutierrez, Luis Raez and Ari & Candice Sareli were named recipients of the “Spirit of Healing” award for […]

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CENTENE BOARD OF DIRECTORS ISSUES STATEMENT ON DEPARTURE OF BOARD MEMBER

April 15, 2022 — The Board of Directors of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) issued the following statement on April 15, 2022: Centene’s Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of Leslie V. Norwalk, Esq. as a member of the board of directors. The Board appreciates Leslie’s contribution to the company and her services. Leslie V. […]

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FleetNurse Receives Funding from HCAP Partners to Accelerate Growth

April 14, 2022 – FleetNurse, the leading on-demand healthcare staffing mobile app and platform, today announced that it has secured new funding. The Series A funding round was led by HCAP Partners, a San Diego-based provider of growth capital for lower middle market companies. The company will use the new funds to accelerate growth in […]

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85% say services at Weston General Hospital need to change

Published: 13:24 14 April 2022 A survey of nearly 900 people – including hospital staff – showed strong support for the proposed changes at Weston General Hospital. The scheme, as part of the Healthy Weston programme, includes plans that would see people needing treatment for more than 24 hours transferred to ‘nearby’ hospitals. The A&E […]

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StockNews.com Begins Coverage of US Hospital Shared Services (NYSE:AMS)

StockNews.com assumed hedging on the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a report released Monday morning. The brokerage issued a hold rating on the stock. Shares of ADM opened at $2.38 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $14.40 million, a P/E ratio […]

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Baptist Health Provides Medical Supplies to Relief Efforts in Ukraine

Supplies will be sent to Poland and then transported to Ukrainian medical facilities treating thousands of citizens fleeing war zones. Jacksonville, Florida, April 13, 2022 – Baptist Health provided 200 pallets of medical supplies worth more than $500,000 to relief efforts in Ukraine organized by the Living Stream Church, several Jacksonville Rotary clubs, Rotary International […]

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THE HANLEY FOUNDATION RESTORES DREAMS AT PALM BEACH DINNER

Annual ‘Dreamcatcher’ benefit has raised over $500,000 for Hanley’s vital work April 12, 2022 – Dreams were alive at the Sailfish Club in Palm Beach as more than 250 Hanley Foundation supporters gathered on March 31, 2022 to raise awareness of alcohol and drug prevention and treatment efforts. The Annual Palm Beach Dinner Dream Catcher […]

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Danish hospital services group Aleris-Hamlet is the first to implement Agfa’s VALORY digital X-ray room in Europe

Mortsel, Belgium – April 12, 2022 – Aleris-Hamlet is the largest private healthcare provider in Denmark, with seven hospitals across the country. It is part of the Aleris Group, which is one of Scandinavia’s leading private healthcare companies. Upon referral from a patient’s physician, Aleris-Hamlet offers a range of diagnostic imaging services, including X-rays, CT […]

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NAACOS Convenes Working Group on Digital Quality Measurement

Generate solutions and policy recommendations On April 11, 2022, the National Association of ACOs (NAACOS) announced that it had launched a new task force, aimed at developing recommendations on how to successfully collect and electronically report the quality of care of ACOs through to disparate health information technology (IT) systems. The Centers for Medicare and […]

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Municipal and hospital services modified for the Easter weekend

Breadcrumb Links News Local News Municipal and hospital services will be modified next Easter weekend. The Civic Center for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent is shown on November 19, 2020. (Tom Morrison/Chatham this week) Content of the article Municipal and hospital services will be modified next Easter weekend. Advertisement 2 This ad has not loaded yet, […]

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Philips partnership with Oulu University Hospital – News

“Our goal is to build the smartest hospital in the world, able to meet the challenges of future specialist care and ensure the best possible treatments for the people we serve in northern Finland,” said Dr. Kari Ylitalo, head of the Heart Center at Oulu University Hospital. “We believe this long-term partnership with Philips, which […]

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New CostAware site compares bills for state hospital services and stays – Town Square Delaware LIVE

A new state website compares the average costs of different types of services at Delaware hospitals, based on actual medical claims. But don’t get too excited about the comparisons on Conscious of the costs. None of the information is associated with a specific hospital, although in a few cases it is easy to guess which […]

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Nigeria: World Health Day – Diesel and electricity crises hamper hospital services

As Nigeria’s fragile health system struggles to recover from the effects of COVID-19, LEADERSHIP audits reveal that the high cost of diesel and poor power supply pose another phase of challenge. Healthcare facilities, especially secondary and tertiary hospitals, need constant electricity for medical laboratory analysis, storage of medicines, samples and other healthcare services, LEADERSHIP has […]

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HCA University Hospital of Florida Hosts Community Celebration

April 6, 2022 – HCA Florida University Hospital, a 165-bed facility and part of HCA Florida Healthcare, the state’s largest healthcare system, will host an event to celebrate the hospital’s opening with the community. The celebration will be held Saturday, April 9, 2022 at HCA Florida University Hospital located at 3476 S. University Drive in […]

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Broward Health Welcomes Scott Ford as Foundation Chair

April 5, 2022 – Broward Health welcomes Scott Ford as the new President of the Broward Health Foundation. Ford has over 22 years of fundraising and development experience. Ford will oversee the foundation’s fund development, major gifts, annual giving, special events and all capital campaign initiatives. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Development […]

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Hospital services available in Roxborough

New Kinnesha George Wednesday, April 6, 2022 FILE PHOTO: Udecott Construction Manager Brent Siboo, right, hands over the keys to Roxborough Hospital to officials from the Health, Welfare and Family Development Division on May 1, 2021. PHOTO COURTESY THA – After more than a year, hospital services are finally available at Roxborough Hospital. HAT Health, […]

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BROWARD HEALTH CORAL SPRINGS CELEBRATES 35TH ANNIVERSARY

April 4, 2022 – During the 1980s, Coral Springs, the self-proclaimed “country town,” experienced unprecedented growth, including the opening of the Sawgrass Highway, Coral Square Mall, and Broward Health Coral Springs, then known as Coral Springs. Medical Center. This year, Broward Health Coral Springs, a 250-bed hospital serving residents of western Broward County, celebrates 35 […]

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Campaign to save Withybush Hospital wards gains momentum

This is the reaction after a petition to keep A&E at Withybush Hospital reached 10,000 signatures over the weekend. Campaign group Save Withybush have posted a petition on the Welsh Government website asking it to permanently retain a 24-hour consultant-led accident and emergency service at Withybush Hospital. It has now reached 10,000 signatures meaning the […]

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Hundreds of NB healthcare workers sick with COVID-19, hospital services affected

Up to 600 New Brunswick health care workers are unable to work because they are infected with COVID-19, with absences closing some emergency departments and suspending services. Horizon Health Network reported 250 employees absent after testing positive for the virus late last week, with 23 units at seven facilities facing an outbreak situation. On Friday, […]

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VITA RECOVERY APPOINTS NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF CLINICAL SERVICES

April 01, 2022 – VITA Recovery, a facility for comprehensive drug and alcohol addiction treatment programs, announced the appointment of Jonathan Bellolo, LCSW, as Vice President of Clinical Services. Belolo will help grow VITA’s clinical team and advance the clinic’s two core programs, which include its Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), […]

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Staff shortage as nurses leave hospital wards – Searchlight

posted on April 1, 2022 by Bria King The local nursing sector is experiencing one of the highest attrition rates ever, as Vincentian nurses choose to resign their positions to seek greener pastures abroad due to poor conditions hard work and a lack of respect on the pitch. Nearly 60 nurses are reported to have […]

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Aurelio Fernandez retires as CEO of Memorial Healthcare

By Daniel Casciato Aurelio M. Fernandez, III, FACHE, CEO of Memorial Healthcare, will retire at the end of April after six years leading one of the largest healthcare networks in the state, which includes six hospitals, centers of emergency care, a retirement home and 14,000 full-time staff. employees. Fernandez says he was ready to step […]

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South Florida ACHE Member Spotlight: Arianna Silcott Lo

By Vanessa Orr When Arianna Silcott Lo, HCMBA, LSSGB, decided to pursue a career in healthcare, she had several role models to follow, including her mother, who was a nurse for 30 years; his aunt, a nurse for 20 years; and his uncle, who was a doctor. But it wasn’t until she joined the American […]

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A major incident remains at Lincoln County Hospital

Patients and staff were safely evacuated from the emergency department following the fire around 3 a.m. No one was hurt. Our Emergency Department (A&E) has begun accepting a small number of emergency ambulances, but otherwise remains closed to walk-in patients at this time. As we continue to work to fully reopen our emergency department, we […]

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Blessing Health System partners with Biofourmis to launch home hospitalization services

The leader in virtual care and remote patient management solutions will enable integrated health system serving three states to participate in a rural hospital research study and CMS program of acute hospital care at home BOSTON, March 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Bioantsa Bostonglobal leader in virtual care and digital therapies, today announced that it has […]

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Have your say on the future of Northamptonshire hospital services

Northamptonshire University Hospitals NHS Group – which runs the two acute care units – is gathering feedback on its group clinical strategy which will reshape the way it delivers services. Simon Weldon, group chief executive along with Matt Metcalfe and Dr Rabia Imtiaz, medical directors of NGH and KGH, will host the events on Tuesday […]

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Why “Point of Sale” Matters – Florida Hospital News and Healthcare Report

March 30, 2022 – The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County’s The Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade Tobacco-Free Workgroup is working to educate the community about the importance of the point-of-sale, retail environment where tobacco or nicotine products are sold. Point-of-sale marketing is a major priority for the tobacco industry. Supposedly “power walls” – […]

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HCA Florida Northwest Hospital Welcomes New Board Members

March 29, 2022 – HCA Florida Northwest Hospital today announced the appointments of Alan MacGill, DPM, FACFAS and Nora Powell, PhD to its Board of Directors. Dr. MacGill is a board-certified podiatric surgeon specializing in foot surgery as well as reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. In addition to his new role as a member of […]

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Global Outpatient Hospital Services Markets (Treatment Services, Diagnostic Tests, Minor Surgical Procedures), Competition, Forecast and Opportunities, 2016-2021 & 2022-2026 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Outpatient Hospital Services Market, By Services (Treatment Services, Diagnostic Tests, Minor Surgeries, Others), By Type (Emergency Department, Urgent Care Centers, Primary Care Clinics, Others), By region, competition forecast and opportunities, 2026″ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global outpatient hospital services market will witness significant growth during the forecast […]

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North Philadelphia fire sends one to hospital Philly News, Sports, Weather, Traffic & Top Spots

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Child recovers after being rushed to hospital News, sports, weather, traffic and the best of Pittsburgh

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2-year-old rushed to hospital Pittsburgh news, sports, weather, traffic and best

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Omicron surge deeply cuts services at Palmerston North Hospital

WARWICK SMITH / Stuff Work begins on improvements to Palmerston North Hospital. Planned surgeries, including those for cancer patients, are postponed at Palmerston North Hospital as Covid-19 decimates staffing levels. More than 10% of hospital staff, mostly nurses, were off duty this week because they had Covid-19, were self-isolating as household contacts or caring for […]

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Howdens’ Kirk Sandall Depot donates Kitchen to appeal to local hospital

The Serenity Call will allow DBTH to update its bereavement care within the maternity ward, and will allow the team to offer referral care to those who need its services. Money raised from the appeal will be used to purchase a new scanning machine for the Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU) at Bassetlaw Hospital, renovate […]

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Jupiter Medical Center celebrates its leaders in philanthropy

James Poliero, Laura Poliero and Mary Zidek enjoy the Jupiter Medical Center Foundation Leaders in Philanthropy Dinner at the Norton Museum of Art presented by Northern Trust. March 23, 2022 – The Jupiter Medical Center Foundation hosted its annual Leaders in Philanthropy Dinner presented by Northern Trust at the Norton Museum of Art in West […]

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CENTENE APPOINTS SARAH LONDON AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

March 22, 2022 — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced that Sarah London, Vice President of Centene, has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately, succeeding Michael Neidoff. Mr. Neidorff remains on previously announced sick leave from his position on the Company’s Board of Directors. Ms. London has spent her career at the forefront of […]

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Uncertainty about the future effects of Covid on hospital services

Critical Care Consultant Dr Catherine Motherway WITH visiting restrictions reimposed at Limerick University Hospital on Sunday due to very high levels of Covid-positive patients, there is an air of uncertainty about the future effects of the pandemic on hospital services. Critical care consultant at Limerick Hospital, Dr Catherine Motherway says the impact of the current […]

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Gold Accreditation for NICU at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital (L&D) becomes the first hospital in the East of England region to achieve Gold Accreditation for the Bliss Baby Charter. The unit, which cares for the most premature and sickest babies, has been awarded Bliss Baby Charter gold accreditation, after nearly six years […]

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Long-awaited plan for Albury-Wodonga hospital services may not be available to the community | border mail

news, local news, A master plan for future hospital operations in Albury-Wodonga may remain secret, despite the expectation that it will be made public. Victoria’s Health Minister Martin Foley’s office declined to answer questions from Border Mail about when the plan would be released for the community to consider. The plan is treated as an […]

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American Shared Hospital Services Announces 2021 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Conference Call | 2022-03-18 | Press Releases

Conference call on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. ET / 1:00 p.m. PT San Francisco, Calif., March 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire —American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the “Company”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, today announced that […]

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American Shared Hospital Services Announces Fourth Quarter

Conference call on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. ET / 1:00 p.m. PT San Francisco, Calif., March 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire — American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the “Company”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, today announced […]

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Baptist Health Appoints Patricia Rosello Director of Patient Experience

March 18, 2022 — With a focus on maintaining a patient-centric culture throughout the organization, Baptist Health South Florida today announced Patricia Rosello was appointed to the newly created position of Chief Patient Experience Officer for the organization. In this role, Rosello will focus on maintaining an aligned, meaningful and high-quality patient experience across the […]

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Intensive Care and Surgical Units Suspended at Delaware County Memorial Hospital – Philadelphia News, Sports, Weather, Traffic & Top Spots

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Knowledge of telemedicine and post-disaster use of emergency and hospital departments for ambulatory care sensitive conditions

Am J Prev Med. 14 March 2022: S0749-3797(22)00071-X. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2021.12.025. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT INTRODUCTION: In this study, we examined the association between the use of telemedicine before a disaster and the use of emergency or hospital departments for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions after the disaster. METHODS: Difference-in-differences analyzes were conducted in 2020-2021 to assess […]

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Paulding County Hospital Services Enter Season of Normalcy

2020 has brought many changes to the typical lifestyle of most people around the world. A new virus has emerged and is rampant around the world. Over the past 2 years schools have been closed, restaurants only open for take out or delivery, reduced hours in stores normally open 24 hours, ‘non-essential’ services like recreation, […]

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Palm Health Foundation welcomes new employees

February 23, 2022 –Palm Health Foundation, the community health foundation for Palm Beach County, has appointed Pamela Perrin as stewardship officer and Brandy Shaw as administrative coordinator. Perrin and Shaw will fulfill important roles in advancing the foundation’s $100 million philanthropic mission to inspire and fund solutions for better health in Palm Beach County through […]

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NIH launches clinical trial of three HIV mRNA vaccines

The Phase 1 study is among the first to examine mRNA technology for HIV. Scanning electron micrograph of an HIV-infected H9 T cell.NIAID “Finding an HIV vaccine has proven to be a daunting scientific challenge,” said Anthony S. Fauci, director of MD NIAID. “With the success of safe and highly effective COVID-19 vaccines, we have […]

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Spirit Halloween raises $73,000 for Golisano Children’s Hospital

Funds received during Child’s Life Month support patients during hospital stays March 14, 2022 — Spirit Halloween presented a check for $69,496 to child life professionals at Golisano Children’s Hospital during Child Life Month. The funds were part of the Spirit of Children campaign held last October, when the company also donated $4,000 in costumes, […]

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Reduced hospital services – The Gisborne Herald

Posted on Mar 14, 2022 1:25 p.m. Planned care and non-emergency services at Gisborne Hospital will be reduced from today, with the number of active Omicron cases in the area reaching 3,070. There are 262 new cases today, after 377 cases on Saturday and 288 yesterday. Three people are hospitalized with Covid-19. “At the national […]

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Nurses on strike at Armstrong County’s only hospital

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Ukraine says Russian forces hit mental hospital – News

Kharkiv governor called the attack a ‘war crime against civilians’ By Reuters Published: Fri 11 March 2022, 15:29 Last update: Fri 11 March 2022, 15:34 Ukraine on Friday accused Russian forces of hitting a mental hospital near the eastern Ukrainian town of Izyum, but emergency services said no one was injured. “All 30 staff and […]

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Our hospital wards show ‘little green shoots’ after pressures to breaking point

Leaders at Derby and Burton hospitals say ‘little green shoots’ are emerging after immense pressure pushed the health service to breaking point. However, officials are clear that there is still a serious battle to be fought to get services back to where they need to be, before the pandemic-induced crisis. There was also a warning […]

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Discover the favorite couple

On General Hospital, new love is the lifeblood, and there’s a host of young couples on the horizon. But which ones do fans really care about, and which ones can you skip? General Hospital Survey No need to call a dating service or matchmaker. Here’s what over 4,000 voters wanted to make sure we — […]

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Southmead Hospital news: Armed police respond to bomb threat – what we know

A demining team was deployed after the package was found on hospital grounds. Patients and staff have been evacuated from the hospital and a cordon is currently in place. Police have also asked the public to avoid the area and this is being treated as an ongoing incident. Emergency services are at Southmead Hospital, where […]

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Hospital services differ by property type

According to a new study, hospitals provide more relatively profitable services than unprofitable ones, regardless of their for-profit, non-profit or government status. Meanwhile, public hospitals were the most likely to offer relatively unprofitable medical and community services, followed by nonprofit hospitals and for-profit hospitals, according to the study. The findings were similar to findings from […]

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Government sends Covid hospital news via emergency alert

The government sent out its first city-wide emergency alert on Wednesday evening to announce that the Queen Elizabeth Hospital has been converted into a designated Covid-19 hospital. The alert, which appeared on mobile devices around 6 p.m., advises non-Covid patients not to come to the hospital and stresses that its A&E service will only admit […]