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Hurricane Maria Damages Dominica's Main Hospital, Leaves 'War Zone' Conditions
NBCNews.com
Hurricane Maria left medical facilities on Dominica "worse than in a war zone," according to the country's leader. The Caribbean island's main hospital has been without power since the Category 5 storm hit late Monday, killing at least 15 and injuring ...
Stress levels rise at San Juan hospital after Hurricane MariaCNN International

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HuffPost

A Hospital Crisis Is Killing Rural Communities. This State Is 'Ground Zero.'
HuffPost
After the Lower Oconee Community Hospital shut down in June 2014, other mainstays of the community followed. The bank and the pharmacy in the small town of Glenwood shuttered. Then the only grocery store in all of Wheeler County closed in the middle ...



Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

UPMC scraps plans for South Fayette hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
UPMC has dropped its plan to build a 90-bed hospital in South Fayette and will start over in its search for a place to build an acute care hospital in the South Hills. UPMC spokeswoman Gloria Kreps said Thursday that the health system had withdrawn ...
UPMC says no hospital for South Fayette, will explore South HillsTribune-Review

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BBC News

Papworth Hospital granted royal title by Queen
BBC News
One of Europe's leading heart and lung hospitals - Papworth - has been granted a royal title by the Queen. The hospital near Cambridge, which carried out heart surgery on the Duke of Edinburgh in 2011, will become Royal Papworth Hospital. The UK's ...
Queen approves new royal title for Papworth Hospital ahead of historic moveCambridge News

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STAT

Overshadowed by Obamacare debate, payments to safety net hospitals at risk of expiring
STAT
Since the '80s, Disproportionate Share Hospitals payments — a part of Medicaid and Medicare — have offset a portion of the uncompensated care hospitals provide to patients every year. But because of a quirk of Obamacare's implementation, the payments ...

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The Root

Hospital Workers Fired for Using Black Babies as Snapchat Puppets
The Root
Take, for example, the two naval junior corpsmen who were fired from a hospital after posting images and video of themselves playing with black babies, making them “dance” and insulting the newborns on Snapchat because ... I mean ... some people are ...



NCAA.com

Iowa football: Fans wave to children's hospital in Hawkeyes' newest ...
NCAA.com
Iowa started a new tradition of waving to a nearby children's hospital at the end of the first quarter during Hawkeye home games.

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New York Post

Little girl struck by foul ball is still in the hospital
New York Post
While the girl hit in the head by a line drive foul ball in the stands at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday remained hospitalized, there was no word from the Yankees about whether they would extend the protective netting beyond the dugouts Thursday. Though ...
Girl in hospital after being struck by baseball at Yankee StadiumAOL
Girl in Hospital After Being Hit by Foul Ball at Yankee StadiumNBC New York
Girl hurt by ball still in hospitalBoston Herald

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Grand Island Independent

Architectural firm releases design plans for new hospital
Grand Island Independent
Upon entering the hospital, visitors will be greeted with white walls, a wood ceiling and other design elements, an aluminum curtain wall and high clerestory windows. Construction is expected to be completed in October 2019. The hospital will begin to ...



The Denver Post

Colorado hospitals owed millions from state; officials worried they will have to turn away needy patients
The Denver Post
Hospitals across Colorado are waiting on millions of dollars in reimbursements after the state Medicaid department went live with a new technology system six months ago, the situation growing so dire that hospital officials say they are concerned they ...

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