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Amy Hart and Ella-May Brooke delivering a 'cold cot' and a moses basket for Dewsbury Hospital, pictured with fundraisers Nichola Hinchliffe and Nikki Cookson and nurses Cathy McLean and Jody Bell.
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In June it was revealed Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust - which runs the Royal as well as Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch's Alexandra Hospital - was considering moving all high-risk births to Worcester in the face of a staffing crisis.
MORE than one-third of Scottish asthma sufferers are putting themselves at risk of fatal attacks by missing vital checks-ups with their doctors.
The congressman from east Arkansas voted against a measure that cleared the House 420-5 and is now headed to the Senate for a vote.
The 420-5 vote Wednesday sends the bill to the Senate, where approval is expected by the end of the week.
The $16.3 billion measure is intended help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire more doctors and nurses to treat them and make firing senior executives at the VA easier.
Congress is set to adopt a landmark bill to help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire more doctors and nurses to treat them and make it easier to fire senior executives at the Veterans Affairs Department.
Humanitarian agencies working in west Africa on Wednesday stepped up their precautions against the Ebola virus, with the Peace Corps announcing it was removing hundreds of its volunteers from three of the hardest-hit nations.
States have been increasingly taxing skilled nursing facilities and other healthcare providers to fund Medicaid in recent years, and federal authorities should look more closely at this trend, according to a government report released Tuesday.
A HEALTH centre in Marlow has been praised for giving outstanding support to student nurses after being chosen for a top award this week.
Junk food could be off the menu in hospital canteens as o verweight doctors and nurses are encouraged to slim down to set a good example to patients.
The University of Hawaii at Manoa's nursing school has become the first in the state to receive a three-year accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare for its translational health science simulation center, which serves as a practice ground for students and local health care providers.
A few weeks ago, we took a look at nonverbal greetings around the world. In Japan, they bow.
The Senate confirmed Robert McDonald as the new Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs on Tuesday, one month after President Obama nominated him for the post.
Two Vancouver pharmacies will soon offer customers free HIV tests that will provide results on the spot in less than five minutes.
Jacqueline DeVane, a licensed practical nurse from Sutton Station Internal Medicine, was awarded the 2014 Friends of Nursing LPN Award for Excellence in Nursing Practice.
House and Senate negotiators have approved a $17 billion compromise bill to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs and reform a program scandalized by veterans' long waits for health care and VA workers falsifying records to cover up delays.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 12:16 pm
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