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Dubai: RTA employees to receive priority treatment at Canadian Specialty Hospital – News

Services available include special features for surgeries, reduced cost of hospital stay and medication Published: Sat, March 5, 2022, 12:02 PM Dubai Roads, and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with Canadian Specialist Hospital to allocate an office to track and facilitate all private medical transactions for all its employees and their families. This […]

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2022 Lee Health Board Officers

March 1, 2022 – Lee Health is pleased to announce the newly elected members of its Board of Directors for 2022. Donna Clarke was elected Board Chair for 2022. She previously served as Board Vice Chair and Board Treasurer. She is a former Florida State Representative and served as an adjunct professor at the State […]

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Improved aquatic therapy facilities are open to patients at Amersham Hospital

Date: 02/24/2022 | Category: News 2022 Our physiotherapy team are extremely proud and delighted to be able to welcome patients to the much improved hydrotherapy pool at Amersham Hospital. Trust Non-Executive Director Tom Roche, who attended a ceremony on Friday February 18 to officially reopen the pool, said: “This project has been driven by the […]

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Governor, Legislature Shouldn’t Ignore Payday Loans | Remark

During the first week of the 2022 legislative session, lawmakers introduced several bills that would lower New Mexico’s unreasonable 175% interest rate cap on small loans to 36%. But the Legislature won’t even be able to discuss such measures during the current 30-day session without an official “message” from Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. So far, […]

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Senior doctor suspended after Queensland hospital investigation

A senior health official has been dismissed from his post in north Queensland following an independent review. The Mackay Hospital and Health Service confirmed that its executive director of medical services, Professor Phillip Reasbeck, had been “suspended from his duties”. An independent review of obstetrics and gynecology at Mackay Base Hospital was launched in October […]

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HCA Florida University Hospital opens in Davie

HCA Florida Healthcare is delighted to announce the opening of the new HCA Florida Teaching Hospital in Davie, a state-of-the-art, $ 440 million medical facility. The new HCA Florida Teaching Hospital, located adjacent to the Nova Southeastern University campus, provides a full range of health services to Davie and surrounding communities, including 24/7 emergency care […]

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Holy Cross Medical Group appoints its Vice President of Operations

November 24, 2021 – Tom Hathaway, MPA, has been promoted to vice president of operations, Holy Cross Medical Group, a multi-specialty physician group employing more than 160 physicians providing services in Broward and Palm Beach counties. In his new role, Hathaway is responsible for executing the medical group’s strategic growth initiatives, including patient access, network […]

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Pressure remains extremely high in emergency and hospital wards, says Dr Bob Brown

Dr Bob Brown Director of Primary Care and Elderly Services / Executive Director of Nursing. That’s the message Dr Bob Brown, Director of Primary Care and Seniors / Executive Director of Nursing, conveyed to members of the Derry and Strabane Health and Community Committee. Noting that the bed occupancy rate on Thursday (November 11) was […]

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hospital services went smoothly, workers lost their jobs

PROVIDENCE – Benefiting from weeks of warnings and intensive planning, state hospitals on Friday reported no incidents and few service disruptions on the first day of the state’s COVID vaccination mandate for workers in health. Reallocations, extra shifts and the use of contract workers in some cases were among the measures used to avoid disruption. […]

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Mennonite Health System Inaugurates $ 6 Million Projects at Caguas Hospital

From left to right: Wilmary F. Nieves, Manager of the Specialized Rehabilitation Unit; Leonardo Pirillo, medical director of the Specialized Rehabilitation Unit; and the mayor of Caguas, William Miranda-Torres. The Mennonite Health System has unveiled its new specialized rehabilitation unit at its hospital in Caguas, which will soon begin offering services to manage the recovery […]

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Roundup: Royale Home Health Enables Remote Hospital Services, NHS Trust Introduces Digital Pathway for Endoscopy, More Briefs

ROYALE HOME HEALTH PARTNERS WITH DEDALUS A subsidiary of Royale Hayat Hospital in Kuwait, Royale Home Health has enabled remote home services and holistic clinical care with corporate mobility and home care solution. This will ensure the continuum of care and the integration of health services at all phases of the patient journey. The innovative […]

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More states are pushing back interest rate caps on payday loans

By Annie Millerbernd | NerdWallet Small, short-term lenders, who are not subject to a maximum federal interest rate, can charge borrowers rates of 400% or more for their loans. But more and more states are reducing that number by setting rate caps to limit high-interest loans. Currently, 18 States and Washington, D.C., have laws that […]

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Hospital services return to normal as third wave subsides

After two months of reduced services due to the third wave of the pandemic, hospitals in Nova Scotia are returning to a semblance of normalcy. “We feel like we’re in a better position, trying to be a little bit careful and assess the epidemiology and how we can reintroduce the services, but we’re pretty confident […]

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Cancer hospital announcements mislead patients about survival chances, new report finds

With tears in her eyes, Peggy Kessler remembers her victory over stage 4 pancreatic cancer. “It’s really amazing that a doctor can tell me I have two months to live,” she said, watching. the camera, “then I go to the Cancer Treatment Centers in America and they save my life.” In this two-minute commercial, Kessler’s […]

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Positive marketing campaigns for hospitals have a painful downside: shots

Lori Wallace says it’s frustrating to constantly hear messages in commercials for hospitals that imply her cancer would go away if she was just more positive and trying harder. Sam Harnett / KQED hide caption toggle legend Sam Harnett / KQED Lori Wallace says it’s frustrating to constantly hear messages in commercials for hospitals that […]