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Hartford Courant

Hospital of Central Connecticut's Plan To Sell Remote Facilities Draws Fire
Hartford Courant
The Hospital of Central Connecticut is looking to sell its remote outpatient blood-draw offices to Quest Diagnostics, a move its executives say would improve patient care and reduce costs. But several hospital employees told state regulators at a ...



BBC News

Portsmouth hospital 'fed patients pills in ice cream'
BBC News
Hospital staff fed pills to patients by hiding them in their meals and in ice cream, the health watchdog has said. Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth has been given a formal warning notice by the Care Quality Commission for giving "very poor care ...

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DesMoinesRegister.com

No charges filed, despite ex-hospital employee's admission he stole patients' painkillers
DesMoinesRegister.com
More than five months have passed since a former Des Moines hospital employee admitted to stealing painkillers that were be used to treat hundreds of patients, but no criminal charges have been filed. Victor Van Cleave was a pharmacy technician at Iowa ...



Los Angeles Times

Man, 70, leaps to his death from eighth floor of Fresno hospital
Los Angeles Times
Man, 70, leaps to his death from eighth floor of Fresno hospital. Associated Press. Police say a 70-year-old man broke a window and jumped to his death from the eighth floor of a Fresno hospital. It happened about 7 p.m. Tuesday at Community Medical ...

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The Boston Globe

Martha's Vineyard is roiled by ouster of CEO of island's hospital
The Boston Globe
And so, the talk of the island this summer is not the latest celebrity sighting or the balmy water temperatures at South Beach, but corporate governance of Martha's Vineyard Hospital, which is owned by Partners HealthCare, the state's largest health ...

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BBC News

Ludlow Hospital refuses 'demeaning' fancy dress donation
BBC News
A hospital has turned down a £2,500 donation from a group of men dressed up as nurses after bosses said the outfits were "demeaning". The group, which was supporting Ludlow Hospital in Shropshire, raised the money by pushing a bed around the town.
Hospital turns down donation from men who wore 'demeaning' nurse costumesTelegraph.co.uk
Hospital refuses donation from men who wore 'sexy nurse' outfits to raise moneyMetro
Hospital rejects £2500 charity donation from men who dressed as NURSES to raise cashThe Sun

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WAVY-TV

Hampton Roads Regional Jail inmate dies at the hospital
WAVY-TV
He returned to the jail that same day after he was discharged from the hospital, according to jail officials. Two days later, on Aug. 16, Hall was again taken to the Maryview emergency room, where he stayed until he passed away. The jail says they will ...
Hampton Roads Regional Jail inmate dies at Portsmouth hospitalVirginian-Pilot

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Bue Cross and Blue Shield's contract with Sallisaw hospital expires
kjrh.com
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma's (BCBSOK) contract with Sequoyah Memorial Hospital in Sallisaw expired on Aug. 1, 2017. Our goal throughout the contracting process was to achieve a reasonable outcome that would have allowed us to meet our ...



Crain's Detroit Business

John Popovich to retire after four decades at Henry Ford Hospital
Crain's Detroit Business
After 43 years at Henry Ford Hospital, starting out as an intern and rising to become CEO, John Popovich, M.D., announced today he will retire in the spring of 2018. "Dr. Popovich is known for his love of the people at Henry Ford Hospital and his ...

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Hospital to hit auction block on Sept. 5
Palestine Herald Press
Nemer and several other residents, who live close to the hospital in the 900 block of South Sycamore Street, told city officials Tuesday night about the rampant drug activity that happens on the property, especially at night. Rats, other rodents and ...


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