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Although allied nurses were admired in their own time for their altruism and courage, their image was distorted by the lens of popular mythology.
While California public health officials scrambled to tell residents Wednesday that Ebola does not currently pose a public health risk in California, hospital staff say they are ready if cases do crop up.
Elmhurst College has received a $1.5 million state grant that will be used to help finance the Elmhurst College Simulation Center at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, a state-of-the-art laboratory and classroom facility set to open later this month.
The app Figure 1 is shown on an iPhone in Toronto on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Scrolling through the latest made-in-Canada app success story can turn your stomach in seconds.
When Daniel Bausch , a doctor and associate professor in the department of tropical medicine at Tulane, got to Sierra Leone in July, things were already falling apart.
Efforts must be made to decrease China's increasing caesarean section rate, suggests a new commentary published today in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology .
St. FX research assistant Jennifer Dunn, back left, environmental science professor Hugo Beltrami, nursing associate professor Patti Hansen-Ketchum, nursing associate professor Donna MacDougall, front left, and Pictou Centre MLA Pat Dunn gathered at his office to discuss ongoing research into Lyme disease in Nova Scotia and legislation regarding ... (more)
Nurses who are motivated primarily by the desire to help others, rather than by enjoyment of the work itself or the lifestyle it makes possible, are more likely to burn out on the job, University of Akron researchers say.
Signature Healthcare of Port Charlotte has been placed on the US Nursing Home Watch List.
The Care Quality Commission said that Alder Hey Children's Hospital, which is one of Europe's busiest hospitals for youngsters, was falling down in its care for critically ill youngsters and its outpatient services.
Like some people across the social media universe, I was thrilled by the recent Glamour magazine photo of actress Olivia Wilde, posed in a diner, right breast partially exposed to feed her 5-month-old son.
The local medical community is set to receive a boost in workforce as 30 vocational nursing students graduated from Laredo Community College's one-year vocational nursing program.
Steady and smooth, they comforted, measured and tried to heal. Raylynn Martinez, just 11 days old, had been running a fever of 103 when her mother, Casey Daugherty, brought her to the ER in her hometown of Bridgeport.
Ipswich Hospital has made major changes to the way it cares for critically-ill patients after a 77-year-old grandmother died following a routine operation to remove gall stones, an inquest has heard.
A category 2 abdominal pain patient was brought into room 5 from the waiting room of my ERa She was an early 20 something who happened to be 17 weeks pregnanta she was complaining of diffuse belly pain, fever and nausea that had escalated over 48 hours.
STUDENTS GRADUATING FROM WTC Practical Nursing program included: Ashley Kinder of Coward, Suzette McKenzie of Andrews, Denise Jordan of Florence, Natalie Poston of Johnsonville, Decreasa Durant of Florence, Melissa Forster of Coward, Olivia Reynolds of Kingstree, Shenay Sefer of Kingstree, Casey Watford of Coward, Alyssa McCoy of Pamplico, Shannon ... (more)
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