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3/19/17 - Ahad Rafeeda residents call for healthcare push [Saudi Gazette, The]
Ahad Rafeeda, which has a population of 150,000, lacked adequate healthcare facilities, said Abdulaziz Abdullah Bin Samman, a tribal chief. "We are in need of a dialyses center to serve kidney patients," Bin Samman told Okaz/Saudi Gazette. He urged the Health Ministry to establish an advanced healthcare center in place of the old hospital.
3/19/17 - Answering call for additional help
PORTSMOUTH In response to the crucial need for additional services for patients with mental health illnesses, the administration of Portsmouth Regional Hospital has made a 50 percent increase in the number of involuntary beds available for mental health patients. Portsmouth Regional Hospital has always been committed to providing access to in
3/19/17 - Banner Health says Tucson losses will pay off in the future [The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson]
March 19 Banner Health is losing money in Tucson, but company officials say the negative cash flow will be offset by future progress, including an updated and expanded local hospital. The company's Tucson operations lost $89 million in 2016, and officials expect to lose $45 million this year. Banner employs about 6,000 people in the Tucson area.
3/19/17 - Business Milestones Business Milestones
Ted Ashby, the president and CEO of Surrey Bank& Trust in Mount Airy, testified before the House Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations on behalf of the American Bankers Association in favor of the Small Business Administration 7 Loan program. The Northern Diabetic Center of Excellence, a department of Northern Hos
3/19/17 - Construction to begin this year on new assisted living facility in North Las Vegas
Construction is expected to start later this year on an assisted living facility in North Las Vegas that will cater to retirees, disabled soldiers and patients who will undergo rehabilitation after getting discharged from the VA Medical Center. The North Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday approved a zoning change that will allow JMA Architects to
3/19/17 - Early detection of cancer must: Saraf
At a time when increased numbers of patients with cancer are reporting in hospitals, health minister Kalicharan Saraf said, the development of state-of-the-art cancer hospital that will come up in Pratap Nagar is going full bore. Furthermore, tertiary growth mind focuses in Bikaner and Jhalawar will likewise get to be distinctly operational soon.
3/19/17 - ECM looks to transfer psychiatric beds to Shoals Hospital
The 20 rooms at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital in Florence that are licensed for adult psychiatric care may be moving to Shoals Hospital in Muscle Shoals. Shoals Hospital filed an application with the State Health Planning and Development Agency requesting permission to transfer ECM's existing psychiatric beds to Shoals to expand Shoals Hospital's.
3/19/17 - Findings on Heart Disease Detailed by Researchers at Second Xiangya Hospital (Zhibitai and low-dose atorvastatin reduce blood lipids and inflammation...
Findings on Heart Disease Detailed by Researchers at Second Xiangya Hospital. According to news originating from Changsha, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Atorvastatin decreases blood lipids but is associated with side effects. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from Second Xiangya Hospit
3/19/17 - First systematic study of deadly, antibiotic-resistant fungus reported
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Science The deadly fungus, Candida auris, which has been found in hospitals, is resistant to entire classes of antimicrobial drugs, limiting treatment options for those infected. "This emerging fungal species has started to infect patients globally, causing invasive infections that are associa
3/19/17 - Here`s why your heart keeps going out of rhythm after therapy [Asian News International]
Washington D.C., Mar. 19: Ablation procedures may not always fix a patient's abnormal heart rhythm completely and now, a recent study has found as to why it is so. Researchers from the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City have found that certain molecules are associated with the recurrence of atrial fibrillation in some pa
3/19/17 - Hospital floors may pose a larger health risk than previously thought
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science Arlington, VA, Hospital room floors may be an overlooked source of infection, according to a study published in the March issue of theAmerican Journal of Infection Control, the official journal of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.
3/19/17 - Hospital provider fee benefits
When my son accidentally punctured his eardrum years ago, we rushed him to Mercy Hospital. Between the national discussion about the future of the Affordable Care Act and the Colorado conversation about our rural hospitals struggling to make ends meet, people are confused and concerned. Here in Colorado, the hospital provider fee has been a key pil
3/19/17 - Mental health Portsmouth Regional Hospital adds psych beds Answering call for additional help
PORTSMOUTH In response to the crucial need for additional services for patients with mental health illnesses, the administration of Portsmouth Regional Hospital has made a 50 percent increase in the number of involuntary beds available for mental health patients. Portsmouth Regional Hospital has always been committed to providing access to in
3/19/17 - New Heart Bypass Surgery Findings from New York Presbyterian Hospital Reported (Transapical transcatheter aortic valve replacement in patients with...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Heart Disease Weekly Investigators publish new report on Surgery- Heart Bypass Surgery. According to news originating from New York City, New York, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Transapical approach is an established access alternative to the transfemoral technique in patients undergoing...
3/19/17 - Region hospitals work to stop health care migration [The Times, Munster, Ind.]
Hussam Suradi keeps a lot of Northwest Indiana residents from having to travel to Chicago for health care. Suradi's recruitment to Community Healthcare System is part of a strategy by the hospital group, which mirrors its competitors in Northwest Indiana, to capture patients who traditionally have migrated to Chicago for care. Roughly 3,000 Northwe
3/19/17 - Reports on Heart Disease from Auckland Hospital Provide New Insights (The not so innocent heart murmur: a 5-year experience)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Heart Disease Weekly Current study results on Heart Disorders and Diseases- Heart Disease have been published. According to news originating from Auckland, New Zealand, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, " Auckland City Hospital established a Heart Murmur Clinic with the aim of providing prompt asse
3/19/17 - Rural hospitals don't want to see Medicaid expansion go away
That s why the money that s come through Medicaid expansion has been, if not a patch to stop the leak, a life preserver that keeps rural hospitals afloat. Montana is one of 31 states that expanded Medicaid coverage as part of the Affordable Care Act. More than 71,000 Montanans have gained coverage since the program- which widened eligibility
3/19/17 - Rural hospitals don't want to see Medicaid expansion go away [The Montana Standard, Butte]
"When people need emergency care, this facility is extremely important," said Ron Gleason, chief executive officer of Mineral Community Hospital. That's why the money that's come through Medicaid expansion has been, if not a patch to stop the leak, a life preserver that keeps rural hospitals afloat. Montana is one of 31 states that expanded Medicai
3/19/17 - Rural hospitals in Oklahoma face more cuts due to budget woes
FREDERICK- It's hard for Ralph Washburn to walk through the dark halls of Memorial Hospital. It used to be full of life, "said Washburn, director of Tillman County Emergency Medical Services, who also oversees many duties at the hospital and an attached community nursing home. Memorial Hospital stopped offering inpatient treatment and closed its em
3/19/17 - Some Summa doctors speak out, want to tout health system's positives during challenging time [The Akron Beacon Journal]
March 19 A group of 49 physicians associated with Summa Health wants patients and the public to know there are positive things going on at the hospitals despite recent challenges. The Joint Commission, another accreditation group, also confirmed that it was on site in recent days for a visit regarding a patient safety concern. The doctors said th
3/19/17 - Strengthening Medicare and saving seniors money
We need to do all we can to make Medicare more affordable and easier to use for Ohio seniors. Under current law, Medicare will only cover skilled nursing care if the patient was in the hospital for three consecutive days and was admitted as an inpatient. But hospitals are increasingly classifying Medicare patients under observation status, ra
3/19/17 - Studies from Diagnostica Stago Add New Findings in the Area of Heart Disease [Impact of Coronary Artery Disease on Postoperative Outcomes in Patients...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Heart Disease Weekly Data detailed on Heart Disorders and Diseases- Heart Disease have been presented. Data were collected retrospectively for 364 consecutive patients undergoing TAVR at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, New Jersey, from May 15, 2012 to September 17, 2015. " Our news journalists obtained a
3/19/17 - Studies from International Medical Center Yield New Information about Heart Bypass Surgery (Preserved autoregulation of coronary flow after off-pump...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Heart Disease Weekly A new study on Surgery- Heart Bypass Surgery is now available. According to news reporting originating in Saitama, Japan, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Intra-aortic balloon pumping markedly increases graft flow after coronary artery bypass grafting with cardiopulmonary bypass
3/19/17 - Studies from Veterans Affairs Medical Center in the Area of Heart Failure Described (State of Research on Palliative Care in Heart Failure as...
Studies from Veterans Affairs Medical Center in the Area of Heart Failure Described. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Heart Disease Weekly New research on Heart Disorders and Diseases- Heart Failure is the subject of a report. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Veterans Affairs Medical Center, "This may be due to a
3/19/17 - Uncompensated care numbers make state hospital vulnerable
While the national debate over Republican efforts to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act continues, hospitals in Mississippi face the future with the ongoing realities of the uncompensated care they are compelled by law to provide. The debate begins at understanding a 1986 law that compels almost every hospital to provide health care to pe
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