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1 hr ago | News Shopper

Cancer patients are more likely to suffer from major depression, figures show

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Depression, Oncology, Lung Cancer

3 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Help needed for elderly Chorley and South Ribble patients

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.

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom, Medicine

7 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Why Patients Aren't Coming To Liberia's Redemption Hospital

Only now, patients aren't coming. It's rainy season - and malaria season. Tita Horace, head nurse of the pediatric ward, says her department usually sees 25 patients a day this time of year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, Metal

12 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

Elderly rehabilitation ward wins regional nursing award

A WINCHESTER rehabilitation ward in Winchester has been recognised in regional and national awards for its work supporting elderly patients as they recover from treatment.

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Related Topix: Medicine

16 hrs ago | Philly.com

Camden Diocese to sell its 4 nursing homes

After more than six decades of hands-on caring for the sick and elderly in South Jersey, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Camden announced Tuesday that it is seeking to sell its four nursing and elder-care facilities because it can no longer afford to maintain them.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Medicine, St. Mary's, AK

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Floyd County Times

BSCTC, BSCEF announce Betty Dorton Nursing Scholarship

Big Sandy Community and Technical College President/CEO Dr. George D. Edwards signed an agreement with the Delta Sigma Sorority for the Betty M. Dorton Nursing Scholarship on Wednesday, July 30. Shown are: Becky Duke, Debbie Craft, Kathy Kinner, Elaine Blankenship, Sarah Blair, Diane Porter and Denny Dorton ; Jeanie Dorton, Dr. Edwards, Diana Boyd ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Prestonsburg, KY

Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

Overseas nurses and midwives are to face new assessments

Nurses and midwives who completed their training outside Europe are to face new assessments of their eligibility to work in the UK, it was announced today.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Business Journal

KU dean of nursing steps down

Karen Miller, dean of the University of Kansas' schools of nursing and health professions, will step down from her leadership positions at the end of this academic year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Kansas

92.5 KISS FM

Obama Pledges 'New Culture Of Accountability' At VA

President Obama promises a "new culture of accountability" at the troubled Veterans Affairs Department.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Medicine

Salisbury Journal

New drug tried on Ebola Briton

Dr Michael Jacobs, consultant and clinical lead in infectious diseases at the hospital, said: "We have had the opportunity to give him the ZMapp treatment that I am sure you are aware of.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine

WHYN-AM Springfield

Obama Pledges 'New Culture Of Accountabili...

President Obama promises a "new culture of accountability" at the troubled Veterans Affairs Department.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Medicine

Business Journal

ECC looking downtown for nursing program site

Erie Community College has decided to consolidate its nursing programs to downtown Buffalo in a newly created School of Nursing.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Buffalo, NY

Jacksonville Daily News

Amid poverty, US surgeons saving lives in Uganda

Members of the neurosurgery team wait in the recovery room for the last patient of the day to wake from anesthesia, before taking them to the intensive care unit, at Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Duke University, Medicine

AME Info

The second International Nursing Conference of Al Noor kicks-off in Abu Dhabi on September 5th

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Related Topix: Medicine

McKnightsonline.com

$9 million verdict against nursing home thrown out by appeals court

An Illinois nursing home won a victory last week when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit voided a $9 million verdict.

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Related Topix: Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Momence, IL, Medicine

Richmond County Daily Journal

Hospital safety concerns prompt Medicare review

Daily JournalSandhills Regional Medical Center is under the scrutiny of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services after a recent patient safety event.

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Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Medicaid, Medicine

Mon Aug 25, 2014

McKnightsonline.com

California nursing home settles psychotropic medication case for $655,000

Ventura Convalescent Hospital's deal ends litigation filed in 2011, where families of residents said medication was being given without informed consent under the care of a skilled nursing facility physician.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ventura County, CA, Health, AARP

Northern Life

Health-care workers needed for Ebola outbreak

The need for international health-care workers to help in the response to West Africa's Ebola outbreak is enormous and pressing.

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Related Topix: Sierra Leone, Africa

Channelnewsasia.com

New IT system will consolidate patients' records across nursing homes

The Nursing Home IT Enablement Programme will be rolled out to 36 nursing homes by 2017, and will cost S$6.5 million, the Agency for Integrated Care announced.

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Related Topix: Medicine

WTNH

Big donation for UConn nursing school

The University of Connecticut's School of Nursing has received a pledge of $2.3 million - the largest-ever donation to the school.

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Related Topix: Medicine

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