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  1. 40 nurses train in medical transcription at NOLITCRead the original story

    15 min ago | Philippines Today

    The provincial government-run Negros Occidental Language and Information Technology Center recently trained 40 nurses in its Medical Transcription course.

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  2. USCIS: More Nurses May Qualify for H-1B VisasRead the original story

    16 min ago | HR Magazine

    ... qualify for H-1B visas. This is the first new guidance on H-1B eligibility for nurses since 2002, in which time the nursing industry has undergone some changes, including requiring higher education for certain nursing areas. Nurses in these fields ...

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  3. Nurses Driven By Desire to Help Others More Apt to Burn OutRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | PsychCentral

    ... more likely to burn out on the job, according to a new study. According to researchers at the University of Akron, nursing is still a female-dominated occupation, and being female is associated with being caring, nurturing, and altruistic. That ...

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  4. Ipsen Appoints Cynthia Schwalm as President and CEO of Ipsen North AmericaRead the original story

    37 min ago | Business Wire

    ... She is a member of Harvard JFK School of Public Policy Women's Leadership Board. Ms. Schwalm earned a B.S. in nursing from the University of Delaware and a M.B.A. from Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. "I am excited to ...

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  5. Helen Flynn running for Ward 9 seatRead the original story

    41 min ago | The Guardian

    ... roles with the Association of Registered Nurses P.E.I. and the Canadian Nurses Association. As well as her nursing education, Flynn has a diploma in public administration and a masters degree in adult education. She is married to Donnie Flynn and ...

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  6. Research team evaluating Lyme disease in provinceRead the original story

    46 min ago | Cape Breton Post

    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)

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  7. Abbott must 'come clean' on GP fee planRead the original story

    48 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    As the Abbott Government attempts to broker a secret deal with the Australian Medical Association on the proposed GP co-payment, all other health organisations are watching in disbelief, the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation said today.

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  8. DHA increases nursing manpower ahead of expansion projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AME Info

    ... surgical nurses etc." In addition to this recruitment drive, the DHA provides several training opportunities for its nursing staff to pursue their training while they continue to work at the DHA. In 2012, the DHA has signed a MoU with the University ...

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  9. Fitch: Healthcare REIT Deals Highlight Risks to Continued GrowthRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... transactions and HCP, Inc.'s Brookdale transaction. While HCN's transactions focused on higher risk skilled-nursing assets and the rights to acquire future developments, VTR's was priced at one of the lower cap rates to date, and HCP's deal ...

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  10. Researchers examine China's caesarean section rateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News

    ... are 1.5 nurses or midwives per 1,000 population compared to 9.8 per 1,000 in the UK. Caesarean sections require less nursing hours compared with vaginal delivery. Training in obstetrics and gynaecology is also varied, with less than 2% of physicians ...

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  11. Edinburgh Zoo introduces Velu, the first chimpanzee to be successfully reared in Scotland in 15 yearsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    ... life. "However, after a tricky start, Heleen is coping extremely well and developing into a great mother - she is nursing, grooming and protecting her baby." Chimpanzee groups have a complex social hierarchy and can be a volatile species, so staff ...

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  12. Product News - Get your heart pumping on Mount Edith CavellRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UKClimbing.com

    'It'll never happen to me' is a phrase I hear time and time again in this world.

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  13. Tanner, Howard Earn Top Honors from Georgia Hospital AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    ... partnership the health system has built with the University of West Georgia. With Tanner's support, the university's nursing program will increase enrollment and enhance its facilities while offering scholarships and educational opportunities for ...

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  14. National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) Receives Five-Year...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... d economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses. NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers. To learn more about NAHN, visit http://www.nahnnet.org and follow NAHN on Twitter @NAHNNursing .

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  15. Pete and Sarah Collier with Emily and her three-year-old sister IsabelRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | York Press

    THE mother of a baby girl who suffered serious health problems has spoken of her gratitude for the support they have been given.

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  16. Tanzanian doctors to visit Hereford hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter

    FEARS that Tanzanian medical staff, coming to work side-by-side with doctors at Hereford County Hospital, would not be granted visas, have been allayed with the first two visitors arriving this month.

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  17. Fall OAP gave up waiting for 999 responseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wigan Today

    ... survey showed more than 21,000 patients in the North West had to wait longer than 30 minutes to be handed over to nursing staff last year - when the target transfer time is 15 minutes. More than 3,500 of those ended up waiting longer than an hour. ...

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  18. Antibacterial soap exposes health workers to high triclosan levelsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

    ... health professions, and excellence in patient care. It includes top-ranked graduate schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing and pharmacy; a graduate division with world-renowned programs in the biological sciences, a preeminent biomedical research ...

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  19. Son calls on Frimley Hospital to improve end of life careRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fleet News and Mail

    ... the Portsmouth Road site following a stroke on May 5. A spokesman for Frimley Park Hospital, said: "The director of nursing and her senior team have met with the Trudgill family on a number of occasions to listen to their feedback on where they felt ...

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  20. Living at Home, But Not Home AloneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    ... and where to live as they age. "Until now, there were only traditional retirement communities, the dreaded skilled nursing facilities, moving in with our families or living alone," says , who has visited dozens of housing models for her book, With a ...

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