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  1. Hospitals pay more than A 1500 a shift to some agency nursesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... with hundreds of roles lying empty for months at a time. Norman Provan, associate director at the Royal College of Nursing Scotland, said: "While some investment in agency nursing will always be needed to cover unexpected events like sickness ...


  2. NHS boards paid A 1,500 for agency nurse's shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... who branded them "a slap in the face" to NHS staff nurses. Other health boards to pay more than A 1,000 on a single nursing shift since 2013 included NHS Ayrshire and Arran, which said its highest fee was "between A 1,300 and A 1,600". Tory health ...


  3. Five things nurses are really good at - and sometimes better than doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Don't be worried if you see a nurse over a doctor, they can be the right person for the job. Nurses do many things that only doctors used to do.


  4. Agency nurses paid A 1500 for shifts at Scottish hospitalsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    ... said: "It is staggering that hard-pressed health boards could find themselves paying this much to an agency for a nursing shift. "Not only is it an astonishing waste of taxpayers' money, but it's a slap in the face to staff nurses who can only dream ...


  5. It's time to ask patients about spiritualityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.

    ... as pseudo-seizures. This was a new occurrence, and they proved very difficult to manage by both the medical and nursing staff, and much to his distress, the patient was ultimately put in restraints to ensure his safety. Only after asking about his ...


  6. Haircut and a flu shot, offering care at a West Baltimore barbershopRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic offers health care services, such as flu vaccines and HIV screenings, at local barbershops. (Karl Merton Ferron/Baltimore Sun video Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic offers health care services, such as flu vaccines and HIV screenings, at local barbershops.


  7. Premier health insurance launches new packageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Premier Health Insurance , a private health insurance company, has launched a health insurance package plan to allow Ghanaians living abroad to purchase health insurance for their dependants in Ghana. The package, dubbed: "Premier Apomuden Plan " has four distinct products to suit every pocket with a minimum of 300 dollars equivalent per year and 25 dollars monthly.


  8. Doctors And Nurses Of Aleppo Wonder What To Do NextRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WGBH

    Right up until he absolutely had to leave, 24-year-old nurse Abu Hussam was determined to stay in Aleppo. Months of airstrikes and assaults couldn't dissuade him - his community needed him.


  9. Efficiency the prescription as Lowell General works to adaptRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Dr. Nathan MacDonald, chief of Emergency Services at Lowell General Hospital, knows just how busy the emergency room can get. Changes in the way Medicare and private insurance plans reimburse for care has prompted hospitals across the country to tinker with ways to reach patients before they land in a hospital bed.


  10. I couldn't feel a thing' Mum astonishingly gives birth in her SLEEP - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Alice Payne, 23, closed her eyes when she was lying in her hospital bed and woke up an hour later with a baby boy. The new mum, from Ashbourne, Derbys., gave birth to baby Phillip as she slept at Royal Derby Hospital on December 18. A mum is hoping to normalize the practice of breastfeeding children in public by posting videos of her nursing her four and a half year old son "Though I'm pleased I missed the pain of labour, I do wish I had been more present for my first baby's birth" Alice said: "Because the contraction monitor wasn't reading me properly, doctors didn't realise that I was as far along as I actually was.


  11. E/R: Bats invade Clinics, CHPS threatening health deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Health delivery at the Anyaboni Clinic in the Upper Manya Krobo district of the Eastern region is gradually grinding to a halt due to an invasion of the facility by bats. The bats, according to Kasapa News' Kojo Ansah, have almost taken over the entire Clinic, obstructing health delivery.


  12. Rep. Arndt appointed to Chair of House Aging and Long-Term Care CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Beacon

    ... with Northwest Area Office on Aging and his many years of experience as a county commissioner overseeing a skilled nursing facility. Rep. Arndt has been primarily focused on health care, economic development, workforce, Lake Erie and education ...


  13. Can you help raise cash for Macmillan?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Western Telegraph

    The charity is looking for volunteers to help it reach even more people in the area who are affected by cancer. It is seeking ambassadors to deliver talks about Macmillan, fundraising group members to organise local events, action team members who could help cheer on our incredible runners, cyclists or swimmers or people who can help with local collections.


  14. Times Gone By: Nurses on 7 a week - and no NHS crisis hereRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... ents or four-hour delays in the hospital's accident and emergency centre. But that "luxury" came with the A 7-a-week nursing staff working 12-hour days.


  15. Healthcare services disrupted again at BSMMURead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Healthcare services at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University were disrupted again today as the university administration kept all the chairmen and senior professors busy in holding a meeting for two and a half hours. BSMMU VC Prof Kamrul Hasan Khan held the meeting at Milton Hall of the university around 10:00am to discuss way outs about the past three day's tensions between the two-factions of university doctors.


  16. Dental nurse from Hingham is Uganda bound on charity missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Eastern Daily Press

    Sarah Drew, a dental nurse from Hingham, is planning to go to Uganda on a volunteer trip. Picture: via TIM DREW Sarah Drew, 35, plans to travel to the east African country in September with a team of 10 other dentists, hygienists, nurses and therapists.


  17. Ralston resident pushed his wheelchair three blocks for court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 |

    ... the former Ledger-Enquirer building at the corner of Broadway and 12th Street, will house the university's School of Nursing and much of its education program, which operates under the College of Education and Health Professions.


  18. Dad's 300-mile Nottingham to Edinburgh bike challenge in... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    Hayden Whitehead will never forget March 3, 2016 - the day his four-year-old son George's playgroup leaders rang to say he had collapsed and he was being rushed to hospital. Shortly after being admitted to A&E at Queen's Medical Centre, it was quickly found that George had Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia .


  19. Defend the NHS march brings Brighton to a standstillRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Hastings Today

    Doctors, health professionals, members of local political parties and campaigners joined in the protest yesterday, Saturday, January 21, and were cheered on by shoppers and cars honked their horns in support. The march was organised by Sussex Defend the NHS and coincided with the Labour Party's National Campaign Day for the NHS.


  20. No change is not an option for NHS - public meeting to discuss health in Hampshire hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

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