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Carson Tahoe Health is taking some heat after a recent move to send sexual assault victims to Washoe county for examination.
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STAFF at a nursing home in Purton have celebrated its 30th anniversary by recreating a photograph that appeared in the Swindon Advertiser three decades ago.
Presentation of this years's donations to the Mendocino College Nursing program.
A Knoxville, Tennessee, doctor practicing at Harlan Appalachian Regional Healthcare Hospital has had his license suspended by the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure.
A new report shows that the number of complaints received by West Midlands Ambulance Service has reduced by more than 11 per cent while compliments rose by almost seven per cent.
Kaiser Permanente and the California Nurses Association have agreed to extend their current contract -- set to expire Sunday -- through Sept.
A California healthcare system has become the latest dropout from the Pioneer Accountable Care Organization program, despite reducing skilled nursing facility utilization and improving its readmission rates.
Wards 16 and 17 at Scunthorpe hospital are closed to admissions. Anyone who has experienced diarrhoea or vomiting is urged not to visit hospital until they have been symptom free for 48 hours.
With the elderly comprising an estimated 90 percent of seasonal influenza's death toll, the flu vaccination rate among a group of professionals working closely with this age group - staff at hospitals, clinics and nursing homes - should be 100 percent or very close.
Dee Hackett, the trust's director of nursing and patient experience, said: "What is most pleasing is the assessment involves lay assessors, bringing an independent view to how we are doing.
A report issued by the Health and Social Care Information Centre this week showed the national average score for cleanliness in hospitals in England was 97.3 per cent, a slight increase from 95.8 per cent last year.
NHS workers will today deliver a giant envelope to the Health Department to mark the start of a ballot for strikes in a bitter row over pay.
In a courtroom packed with doctors, nurses and patients from Doctors Medical Center, a U.S. District Court judge tentatively denied requests for an injunction Wednesday to keep the beleaguered San Pablo hospital open and restore its staffing and services to levels that existed before the emergency room was closed to ambulance traffic earlier this ... (more)
If SB 850 is signed, up to 15 California community colleges will be able to develop career-oriented bachelor's degrees such as: The pilot program excludes disciplines that are already offered in the University of California and California State University systems, so nursing is off the table for now, despite increasing demand.
Large numbers of cancer patients suffer from major depression and in the vast majority of cases their mental anguish is being overlooked or ignored, a study has found.
Older people's charity Royal Voluntary Service and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is working in partnership to develop an on-ward service to improve the wellbeing of older patients during their stay.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 09:12 am
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