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  1. Responsible drinking promoted at Taste of ShrewsburyRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 919-5054 after 9:30 AM. Will train. EEO CNAs EVENING SHIFT - FT/PT Countryside Health Care of Milford, a non-profit nursing and rehab facility with an impeccable reputation, seeks staff for its new Memory Care Unit. Interested applicants should send ...

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  2. State faces in certified nursing assistant shortageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    The shortage of certified nursing assistants, especially in nursing homes, in Wyoming is reaching crisis stage, state Department of Health Director Tom Forslund said. "Medicaid is saying we need to see if we can assist someway, somehow," Forslund said.

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  3. Institutions like hospitals can help local mid-size farmsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    At Oregon Health & Science University recently, the lunch offerings included sandwiches made with organic chicken breast - locally sourced - on focaccia bread, baked locally and delivered daily. Plus salad made from local greens.

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  4. Vanessa Williams Marries Fianc Jim SkripRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Item Extra

    ... 919-5054 after 9:30 AM. Will train. EEO CNAs EVENING SHIFT - FT/PT Countryside Health Care of Milford, a non-profit nursing and rehab facility with an impeccable reputation, seeks staff for its new Memory Care Unit. Interested applicants should send ...

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  5. Dementia Sufferers Benefit From GPSRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... deteriorates to the extent that they are unable to live at home, they can nevertheless reside in an open ward in a nursing home. The researchers emphasize that it is still important to establish regular routines. Most sufferers find it useful to ...

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  6. Rollstone donates $5,000 to Muddy Pond fundRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 919-5054 after 9:30 AM. Will train. EEO CNAs EVENING SHIFT - FT/PT Countryside Health Care of Milford, a non-profit nursing and rehab facility with an impeccable reputation, seeks staff for its new Memory Care Unit. Interested applicants should send ...

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  7. Melksham runner gears up for 200 mile challenge for Meningitis Research FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    Aimee Frew from Melksham will be running 200 Miles in aid of charity Meningitis Research Foundation. Pics by Diane Vose DV2353/07 MELKSHAM runner Aimee Frew has taken on the brave challenge of running 200 miles to raise money for Meningitis Research Foundation after surviving the disease as a child.

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  8. The need for MERS surveillance in sub-Saharan AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Thanks to Greg Folkers for sending the link to this report in the International Journal of Infectious Diseases : Middle East Respiratory Syndrome - need for increased vigilance and watchful surveillance for MERS-CoV in sub-Saharan African Africa . Excerpt from an uncorrected proof: As the recent Ebola Virus Disease epidemic illustrates, African countries may be very vulnerable to a Korea-like MERS-CoV outbreak, which may arise from returning pilgrims or other travellers from Saudi Arabia or from traders between Saudi Arabia and the Horn of Africa.

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  9. Lyme disease subverts immune system, prevents future protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Science Blog

    ... professional schools - Education, Law, Management, Medicine, Veterinary Medicine and the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing.

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  10. Search for paediatricians continues after children's hospital closureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... the safety of children was its top priority. The board said it has not been able to fill the medical and specialist nursing posts needed, despite national and international recruitment campaigns. Scottish Labour's health spokeswoman Jenny Marra ...

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  11. Diabetes patient at risk score - a novel system for triaging...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Diabetes patient at risk score - a novel system for triaging appropriate referrals of inpatients with diabetes to the diabetes team. The acceptability, uptake and effectiveness of a new referral tool - the diabetes patient at risk score - were evaluated and the timeliness of review of referred inpatients by the diabetes team was measured.

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  12. Child ward staff search continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... pose a risk to safety if it remained open. NHS Lothian said at the time it had not managed to fill key medical and nursing posts in the ward despite recruitment campaigns. Ms Robison told the Sunday Politics Scotland programme that the problem of ...

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  13. Mrs. Era PridmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    ... the Tarrant Heights Baptist Church. Before her retirement Mrs. Pridmore was employed for many years as a certified nursing assistant at the Jefferson County Nursing Home. The love and care she offered her patients greatly enhanced their later years. ...

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  14. South Korea: More on MERS at Samsung Medical CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    If nothing else, the MERS cases at Samsung should cause a major revolution in South Korean public health. Via JoongAng Daily : New MERS cases at SMC trigger patient transfers .

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  15. Education NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 919-5054 after 9:30 AM. Will train. EEO CNAs EVENING SHIFT - FT/PT Countryside Health Care of Milford, a non-profit nursing and rehab facility with an impeccable reputation, seeks staff for its new Memory Care Unit. Interested applicants should send ...

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  16. Specialist toys handed over by charity to brighten lives of sick childrenRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Thanks to support given to Bradford Hospitals Children's Charity, Bradford Royal Infirmary 's three paediatric wards have taken delivery of extra specialist toys. Interactive sensory toys, some of which are musical, were trialled on one of the wards last year and proved such a hit with patients that the charity stepped in to buy more.

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  17. SE Med's nominee attends award banquet Foti's observation catches...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

    A pharmacist at Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center whose innovative methods earned him a nomination for a prestigious award recently attended, with his family, a banquet honoring nominees from across the State of Ohio. Thomas W. Foti, assistant director of pharmacy at Southeastern Med, was nominated by the hospital's vice president of nursing for the Albert E. Dyckes Health Care Worker of the Year 2015.

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  18. The Customizable RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    About a decade ago, the leaders of a healthcare system in Wisconsin had an unpleasant epiphany: They were heading for a major shortage of qualified workers. Beyond the predicted national shortage of nurses, the average age of employees at the Mercy Health System, based in Janesville, hovered in the late 40s.

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  19. Jozef DackaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... (Douglas Fitch) of Westlake and grandson, Eric Jozef Kucin of Chicago. The family would like to thank the Skilled Nursing/Assisted Living employees at O'Neill Healthcare, North Ridgeville and the staff, nurses and technicians at the Frecenius on ...

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  20. Men topple nursing walls in Nevada and nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... in his unit at an Illinois hospital. He wasn't surprised. It was the late 1980s, and the gender ratio in his nursing classes always favored women. But the former paramedic didn't mind. Lamprecht, then 6-foot-2 and 200 pounds, was happy to help lift ...

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