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Woman taken to hospital after house fire in Newport  BBC News

A woman in her twenties has been taken to hospital with smoke inhalation, following a house fire in Newport. South Wales Fire *service* sent three crews to the ...

Mother’s ‘heartbreak’ as baby dies hours after leaving hospital – and hospital cleared of wrongdoing  iNews

A heartbroken mother has told how her two-month old baby died of meningitis – 24 hours after being sent home from hospital. And an internal probe by NHS ...

Call for mandatory hospital training on learning disabilities  BBC News

Paul Ridd, who had severe learning disabilities, died partly as a result of hospital neglect.

My life-changing day on the hospital frontline  Daily Mail

Jan Moir shared her experience of volunteering at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital as part of the Mail's campaign. The hospital hopes to reach 900 ...

Cardiff crash: One in hospital after five-vehicle collision  BBC News

The Welsh Ambulance *Service* says the person was taken to the University Hospital of Wales.

These are the drugs most likely to put you in hospital  Bristol Post

A new eye-opening report has been published revealing the drugs which are most likely to put you in hospital. NHS data shows an increasing number of people ...

Joe Sharratt: St Helens academy player leaves hospital after head injury  BBC Sport

St Helens academy player Joe Sharratt leaves hospital to continue his recovery from a head injury, the club confirms.

Community is helping to record hospital's history  Gazette

THE hospital's history has been recorded for posterity.

This hospital is letting children travel to the operating theatre in a mini Porsche  Manchester Evening News

Little ones can travel in style to help them forget about the surgery that lies ahead.

Elderly woman fighting for life in hospital after hit-and-run smash  Manchester Evening News

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident in Oldham on Saturday afternoon.

Feeding our old folks on the cheap in hospitals  Express

SOME hospitals for mental health patients and older people with dementia are spending as little as £2 per head on catering each day.

Woman dies in hospital after being hit by police van  ITV News

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Violent incident in Darlington leaves three in hospital  The Northern Echo

THREE people were treated in hospital after a violent incident in the early hours of this morning.

Dutch hospitals to stop using US body brokers over ethical concerns  The Telegraph

Two major Dutch hospitals say they will stop importing human body parts from American firms, which they have been doing without any regulation for a decade.

LETTER: Admit and address, not defend, hospital failings  News & Star

Regarding the article 'Hospitals' boss promise: 'We are getting there'' (The Cumberland News, Friday November 23)

Hospital water supply system 'upgraded' after bacteria scare  BBC News

Child cancer patients at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow had been moved due to problems with the water supply.

Man remains in hospital following serious collision on the B3153 near Kingweston  Avon and Somerset Constabulary

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Two in hospital after car crashed into fence and overturned outside Walker social club  Chronicle Live

Police and paramedics were called to the scene near the Jubilee Club in Walker after a serious two-vehicle crash.

New funding of £100m for children's hospital for East of England  BBC News

Funding of £100m for a new children's hospital to help young people with physical and mental health problems in the East of England has been announced.

Hospitals in race to combat ‘toughest ever’ winter crisis for NHS  The Guardian

Health *service* sets up emergency measures as number of A&E patients surges.

Jerusalem hospital delivers baby of pregnant Israeli woman shot in terror attack  The Times of Israel

Mother was in 30th week of pregnancy; baby transferred to premie ward in 'good' condition, hospital says; mother 'fighting for her life'

Huddersfield and Halifax A&E threat hospitals get £200m  BBC News

The money will help retain A&E services in Huddersfield and Halifax, but some fear a reduced *service*.

Final farewell to Essex County Hospital  Gazette

THE once impressive Georgian building that was Essex County Hospital now stands empty, looking sadly out on to Lexden Road in Colchester.

Fresh fears over Poole Hospital A&E closure plans: Health Secretary Matt Hancock has been contacted  Bournemouth Echo

POOLE People Party leader Mark Howell has written to the health secretary expressing concerns over contentious plans to transfer A&E services…

Irish hospital staff told to stop calling patients 'love' or 'dear'  The Guardian

Health *service* says pet names should no longer be used so care is more 'person-centred'

Amazon robot sets off bear repellant, putting 24 workers in hospital  The Guardian

Accident in New Jersey puts new focus on retailer's warehouse working conditions.

Man rushed to hospital after brutal attack outside Greenock pub  The Scottish Sun

A MAN has been rushed to hospital after being brutally attacked outside a pub in Greenock. Emergency services raced to the scene near the boozer on Laird ...

Southwold Hospital redevelopment project awarded £150,000 grant from New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk News  Eastern Daily Press

A “unique and landmark” battle to redevelop a former hospital site has reached another milestone after being awarded a £150000 grant.

Somerset three-car crash: Man airlifted to hospital  BBC News

A second man is arrested at the scene of the three-car crash after failing a roadside breath test.

Pictures reveal secrets of abandoned Staffordshire hospital

An urban explorer has toured a Staffordshire hospital which has been abandoned for six years, but still has functioning power in the operating theatre and X-ray ...

Dozens of Amazon employees taken to hospital after robot unleashes bear spray  The Independent

Dozens of Amazon workers have been taken to hospital after a robot tore a can of bear repellent spray, discharging fumes inside a warehouse. Employees at ...

‘Absolute MADNESS!’ Hospital savaged after issuing staff with GUIDE on making TOAST  Express

NHS bosses have been blasted for patronising catering staff by pinning detailed instructions on how to make toast in a ward kitchen of the University Hospital ...

Report: Officials missed warning signs about hospital  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Lawmakers want to know why state and federal health investigators missed warning signs about problems in the heart surgery program at a Florida children's ...

Patient waited 13 hours without food and water before hospital operation scrapped  Birmingham Live

Stephen Lea was at Heartlands Hospital as 'nil by mouth' patient before told surgery scrubbed.

Historic hospital site set for new lease of healthcare life  South Wales Argus

A FORMER hospital site that played a crucial role in the healthcare scheme that inspired Aneurin Bevan to pursue the setting up of the NHS, is set for a new ...

Countess of Chester Hospital baby unit plans approved  BBC News

Plans to build a new neonatal unit at a hospital in Chester have been approved following a second application. The Countess of Chester Hospital will use £2.4m ...

Son blasts hospitals after dad, 85, died after being sent home with broken ribs  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: Brett Driver, of Tottenham, North London, also wants to know why a second hospital decided against draining fluid found on William Driver's lungs.

Woman taken to hospital following shocking hit-and-run on busy Manchester road  Manchester Evening News

Police are appealing for people to come forward with information to help them identify the vehicle and driver.

Southampton hospitals plunged into darkness by power cut  BBC News

Patients were urged not to visit two hospitals for several hours after a power cut following a fire in an electrical room. Southampton General and Princess Anne ...

Florida mom flying American Airlines with baby to hospital thanks kind stranger who offered his seat  Daily Mail

Kelsey Rae Zwick was travelling from Orlando to Philadelphia with her 11-month-old daughter, Lucy, for treatment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia when a ...

Infuriated hospital staff hit back at 'boredom' claims by patients in Hull Royal Infirmary  Hull Daily Mail

Staff and patients who have used Ward 500 have leapt to the hospital's defence after Joyce's controversial claims.

Norovirus outbreak hits Harrogate District Hospital  Stray FM

People urged not to visit if they have any symptoms of the highly contagious bug.

A new chapter begins for some of the hospital's longest serving staff  Gazette

TIMES are bitter sweet for Lesley Chapman.

Love Island's Zara McDermott rushed to hospital with appendicitis - Daily Mail
  Daily Mail

The reality star, 21, took to her Instagram stories on Friday morning to reveal she had spent the past nine hours in a ward after seeking urgent medical attention.

Children at Dorset County Hospital are waiting years for autism spectrum disorder diagnosis  Dorset Echo

Children are being 'lost in a broken system' as parents claim they are waiting years for autism spectrum disorder diagnosis (ASD).

Special measures hospital buddied with turnaround trust  Health Service Journal

A foundation trust which has dramatically improved care quality in recent years has been buddied with a troubled organisation 80 miles away.

Killer discharged himself from psychiatric hospital  BBC News

A patient killed his best friend two days after walking out of a psychiatric hospital in Aberdeen.

Ilford shooting: Victim taken to hospital with face, shoulder and hand injuries after  Essex Live

A man has been taken to hospital after suffering gunshot wounds in an East London street. Officers from the Metropolitan Police were called by the London ...

Derriford Hospital is getting a new £30million A&E department  Plymouth Live

The huge chunk of funding comes at a time the hospital needs it the most.

Crash on Business Loop sends two to hospital

Both people had to be extricated from their vehicles. A Toyota Camry was traveling eastbound on I-70 be when it crossed the center median and into oncoming ...

Huawei executive 'was taken to hospital' after extradition arrest

A top executive of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei awaiting an extradition hearing in Canada is seeking bail because of.

Poole hospital chief 'almost certain' to become joint CEO  Bournemouth Echo

THE SHOCK announcement that Royal Bournemouth Hospital Trust's chief executive Tony Spotswood will NOT be applying for the position of interim joint…

Health and hospitals top priority for NSW voters  The Sydney Morning Herald

Health and hospitals have emerged as the top priority for voters ahead of the state election.

Family’s lonely fight over dementia hospital death  The Guardian

'I feel abandoned,' says daughter of ex-footballer Frank Lockey over denial of legal aid for his inquest in Norwich. Alice Hutton. Sun 25 Nov 2018 02.59 EST.

Elderly woman taken to hospital after collision with car in Whitchurch, Cardiff  Wales Online

Police closed the road following the incident on Saturday night.

NHS needs 10,000 extra hospital beds this winter to keep patients safe, BMA warns  The Independent

The NHS has been warned it needs 10000 additional hospital beds this winter in order to keep patients safe. The British Medical Association (BMA) said the ...

Christmas lights shine at Norfolk and Norwich Hospital | Health  Eastern Daily Press

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) was lit up with twinkling displays of snowflakes for the first time ever at the hospital's annual Christmas Fair.

Royal Victoria Hospital staff asked not to drive to work  BBC News

Staff at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast are being encouraged to use alternative transport to get to work. Patients and visitors are also being asked to avoid ...

Lester Piggott: Legendary former jockey in hospital but 'in good shape'  BBC Sport

Legendary former jockey Lester Piggott is in hospital but reported to be in "good shape" as he has "routine tests".

Lester Piggott still in hospital as doctors conduct tests | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

Lester Piggott, who was admitted to hospital in London over the weekend, remains there while doctors monitor his condition. His daughter Maureen Haggas said ...

Hospital bosses issue barmy EIGHT-step guide to staff on how to make toast  Mirror Online

University Hospital Southampton officials have warned staff not to make toast unless they are 'fully trained'

Proton beam cancer treatment starting at Christie hospital this month  BBC News

A pioneering therapy to treat cancer will be used for the first time at an English hospital before Christmas. The proton beam therapy, which targets tumours more ...

Two taken to hospital following Connah's Quay collision  LeaderLive

TWO people were taken to hospital following a collision in Connah's Quay.

Hospital noise levels growing worse, say researchers  BBC News

Noise levels in hospitals are getting worse, research suggests. Anyone who has ever stayed overnight in a hospital will know how difficult it can be to sleep, ...

Soaring hospital admissions for stress amid office culture that never stops  The Telegraph

Hospital admissions for stress and anxiety have risen by more than a quarter in a decade, amid the rise of a working culture that never “switches off,” new figures ...

Welcome to the world: Newest babies born at Furness General Hospital  NW Evening Mail

MEET the newest additions to the Furness community.

Hospital bosses reveal their solution to reducing queues at new parking payment machines  Lincolnshire Live

Queues of up to 70 people have waited at Pilgrim Hospital.

Take Zuckerberg's name off our city's hospital, says San Francisco politician  The Guardian

City leader cites 'continued scandals', as others begin to question the reputational cost of taking philanthropic funds from Facebook.

Police update as one in hospital after serious crash shuts Boothferry Road  Hull Daily Mail

Police, fire and ambulance services were called to the incident.

Adonis Stevenson in a critical condition in hospital after 11th-round knockout  BBC Sport

Canada's Adonis Stevenson is in a "critical condition" in hospital after losing his WBC and lineal light-heavyweight titles to Ukrainian Oleksandr Gvozdyk in ...

Hospitals report warns against volunteers doing work of NHS staff  The Guardian

Volunteers play a vital role in hospitals such as by doing tea rounds and fetching medications but should never be required to do the work of trained staff, ...

The hospitals that fail to treat patients on time  BBC News

Nearly one in five local hospital services are consistently failing to hit any of their key waiting-time targets, BBC analysis shows. Twenty-nine hospital trusts and ...

Southampton hospital patients and staff to star on CBeebies and CBBC Hospital Superheroes  Daily Echo

PATIENTS and staff at Southampton Children's Hospital will hit the nation's TV screens this week as part of the BBC's CBeebies and CBBC…

3 taken to hospital after massive tree falls on Sanford apartments

Three people were taken to a nearby hospital, including a man who appeared to have a broken leg.

'Patients will be put at risk...' - Anger as 288 hospital jobs will remain UNFILLED to save £10.9m-a-year  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The cost-cutting move will 'avoid large-scale redundancies'

West Lothian hospital staff say new car parking restriction is putting their safety at risk  Daily Record

Staff at St John's Hospital in Livingston claim that they may now be forced to park off-site which means walking to their car in the dark.

Fourth child dies in hospital days after siblings die in tragic crash  Greenville News

Two-year-old Ar'mani Jamison succumbed to her injuries about 5:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Deputy Coroner Jeff Fowler.

Norwich City players visit Norfolk and Norwich Hospital | Norwich City  Eastern Daily Press

Norwich City players visited some of their youngest fans at the region's busiest hospital and a city school.

Longest serving hospital CEO steps down ahead of merger  Health Service Journal

The longest serving chief executive of an acute trust has announced he will step down ahead of a proposed merger of his organisation with a neighbour trust.

UK medical support to largest UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan continues after hospital handover to Vietnam  GOV.UK

Medical personnel from all 3 services contribute to the success of Op Trenton; the Vietnamese will continue support to the UN peacekeeping mission in South ...

We're paying to stand in a QUEUE! Hospital visitors fury as new parking system chaos continues  Lincolnshire Live

'Why put a new scheme into place when it is apparent is not up to speed, there are not enough machines and the location of the machines is ridiculous.'

MP's message for hospital boss: 'What are you doing about parking for our nurses?'  Wirral Globe

CAMPAIGNING MP Frank Field is keeping up the pressure on hospital chiefs to improve parking for staff and patients.

Man Shot Next to Taco Truck, Pronounced Dead at Hospital  NBC Southern California

A shooting on Sunday next to a taco truck in Santa Ana resulted in death, according to police.

Former midwives and healthcare assistants at Basingstoke hospital throughout the years meet for reunion  Basingstoke Gazette

IT WAS a day to remember for former and some current midwives and healthcare assistants on Saturday, 24 November.

Sir Alex Ferguson: hospital apologises after staff 'spied' on medical records  The Guardian

A hospital has apologised to Sir Alex Ferguson after staff were accused of spying on his medical records while he was having treatment for a brain haemorrhage ...

Hospital bosses pen astonishing EIGHT-step guide on how to make TOAST  Daily Mail

University Hospital Southampton bosses have been slammed for wasting money and treating staff like children after they put up a two-page poster explaining ...

Staffing crisis leads to further weekend closures at “vital” hospital unit  The Courier

A recurring recruitment crisis has forced a “vital” Perthshire hospital unit to cancel all weekend openings for the rest of the year. NHS Tayside has confirmed ...

Bomet hospital put on the spot over stillbirths  Daily Nation

Doctors and nurses at Longisa Referral Hospital in Bomet County have been put on the spot for reportedly abandoning nine expectant women, leading to ...

Number of hospital admissions for stress and anxiety soars in decade  The Independent

The number of people in the UK being admitted to hospital for cases of stress and anxiety has soared in the past decade, new research has uncovered.

Chicago hospital shooting: Doctor, pharmacist and policeman killed  BBC News

A doctor, a newly graduated pharmacist and a police officer were killed after a gunman opened fire at a hospital in Chicago, police say. The gunman was seen ...

Centre at hospital to ease pressure at A&E goes from 'inadequate' to 'good' in six months  Stoke-on-Trent Live

A GP-led *service* set up to ease A&E pressures has been rated as 'good'. The Urgent Care Centre (UCC) North Staffordshire – based in the emergency ...

Winford patient airlifted to hospital by Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance  Isle of Wight County Press

THE Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance was called to Winford earlier today (Saturday) to transfer a patient to hospital.

Hospital, library appointees forward | News  Harrison Daily

Appointments to the North Arkansas Regional Medical Center Board of Directors and the Boone County Library Administrative Board, inched closer towards final ...

Gosport War Memorial Hospital deaths: Campaigner ‘appalled’ by delays to meeting with health secretary Matt Hancock  The News

FAMILIES affected by the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital say they are appalled by the government's attempts to delay meeting ...

Manchester Academy stabbing: Two men taken to hospital as Popcaan concert shut down after violence  Manchester Evening News

Concert goers said a show by Jamaican dancehall artist Popcaan was cut short after the violent incident at the Oxford Road venue.

Jame's Paget Hospital in Gorleston rated good by Care Quality Commission | Health  Eastern Daily Press

A culture of learning from mistakes and hardworking staff are behind a Norfolk hospital being the only one in the county to not be rated as failing.

GP workforce rising three times slower than hospital doctors  GP online

The UK's GP workforce grew almost three times slower than hospital doctor numbers over the past six years, according to a GMC report that reveals huge ...

Boss of Queen Elizabeth Hospital is leaving to join Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital  Eastern Daily Press

Jon Green, chief executive of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn has accepted a “secondment post” working as part of a team based at the Norfolk and ...

Hospital consultants say HSE's winter plan is 'too late...  Newstalk 106-108 fm

Hospital consultants are warning the country's public hospitals could be facing an extremely damaging crisis in the New Year which could last for months.

Anger as complaining patients labelled whingers by Russells Hall Hospital boss

A Russells Hall Hospital boss has come under fire after warning staff to monitor 'whinges' from patients and families.