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1 hr ago | Washington Times
At the Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley, it's not uncommon to see patients asleep in their wheelchairs by the saltwater-fish tank, or out for a stroll around a pasture filled with grass-grazing animals like goats and llamas.
5 hrs ago | Business Journal
For weeks it's looked like Kaiser Permanente could be headed for a contract battle with the California Nurses Association .
9 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire
TWO years after a brain tumour claimed the life of their friend and colleague, an interior design team has collected nearly A 18,500 for the hospice that cared for him when all hope of recovery was lost.
13 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that the contract expired at midnight Thursday, a few hours after the hospital told the union that it was rejecting the union's last counterproposal.
17 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette
UMass Memorial Health Care nurses ramped up their protests about staffing cuts Thursday by appealing to the hospital system's chief executive to reverse course.
Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., followed by House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., leave the Senate TV studio after a news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, about a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care that would authorize at least $17 ... (more)
Thiruvananthapuram, Jul 31: The 350 Kerala nurses who returned from strife-torn Iraq have been asked to attend a meeting on Aug 6 to discuss their job prospects, an official said on Thursday.
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.
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.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:43 pm
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