California nurses on strike [Credit: Twitter/@calnurses] Long Beach Medical Center (LBMC) nurses must reject the California Nurses Association’s proposed tentative agreement by the widest possible margin. CNA called off a picket line scheduled for Wednesday and is rushing for a vote on the deal by the end of the week,Read More →

Christy Ward of Newport Beach, President of MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center Foundation, Chair of the Saddleback Medical Center Foundation Board of Directors, Cathy Han, MD of Newport Coast, Jackie Hower, Breast Care Navigator, Julie Grateful Breast Cancer Patient Switzer and Saddleback Medical Center CEO Marcia Manker A distinct buzz ofRead More →

Nurses, tell us about the conditions in your hospital or workplace. Share your story using the form at the bottom of this article. In the week following the May 27 walkout of about 40 nurses at the Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) in downtown Orlando, Florida, nurses are sharing theirRead More →

Wilcox Medical Center in Līhuʻe recently celebrated the completion of its newly renovated emergency department. The entrance to the newly renovated emergency department at Wilcox Medical Center in Līhuʻe. (Courtesy photos) State and county leaders recently joined medical center staff and community members in a blessing of the new emergencyRead More →

Recently, Val Verde Regional Medical Center reported a data breach after an unauthorized party following an incident in which an unauthorized party gained access to the company’s computer network and possibly upload files containing sensitive patient data. According to the VVRMC, the breach resulted in the compromise of names, addresses,Read More →

MARTINSBURG — National Hospital Week ran May 8-14, and WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center and Jefferson Medical Center celebrated with a week of special employee-only events. Celebrated every May, National Hospital Week is a time to shine a light on hospitals, healthcare systems and healthcare workers. This year’s theme, “WeRead More →

BEAUMONT — Two Southeast Texas health care leaders were honored and many others recognized this week at the annual Southeast Texas Medical Center Emergency Medical Services Stewards Awards Banquet. Josh Snow, the hospital’s president and CEO, said the annual event is something Steward Health Care does to bring all firstRead More →

The Ohio Nurses Association, the union representing nurses, announced the agreement was reached on Friday afternoon. COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio State University Nurses Organization has reached a tentative agreement with Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center on a new contract. The Ohio Nurses Association, the union representing nurses, announcedRead More →

Cary-Medical-Center-640×400 Cary Medical Center earned the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation Program by demonstrating continued compliance with its performance standards. CARIBOU, Maine – Cary Medical Center earned the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation Program by demonstrating continued compliance with its performance standards.Read More →

LIMA — For the tenth consecutive time, Mercy Health – St. Rita’s Medical Center has received an “A” grade in the Spring Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national honor recognizing these hospitals’ achievements in safer healthcare. The Leapfrog Group, an independent national monitoring organization, rates general hospitals across the countryRead More →

Dubai: – The Clemenceau Medical Center Hospital in Dubai today signed a collaboration agreement with Johns Hopkins Medicine International, the leading healthcare provider in the United States, in the presence of HE Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, member of the Cabinet, Minister for Tolerance and Coexistence. World-class physicians from JohnsRead More →

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FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – North Alabama Medical Center (NAMC) is nationally recognized by the American Heart Association for quality stroke care and care. The hospital received the “GoldPlus Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Quality Achievement Award”, which celebrates its commitment to ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriateRead More →

Newswise – Hackensack Meridian Hackensack University Medical Center has launched a new study looking at the impact of omega-3 supplements on post-COVID symptoms that persist for more than 12 weeks after initial COVID infection – also known as “long COVID”. All Hackensack meridians Health team members with long-term COVID symptomsRead More →

STATEN ISLAND, NY – FDNY leaders toured the University of Richmond Medical Center and got a first-hand look at the hospital’s new emergency department, Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) , surgical suites and several other capital improvement projects currently underway. On April 4, Richard Salhany, RUMC Executive Director and PresidentRead More →

MARTINSBURG – Recently, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs honored Kirby Anderson and Andrew Frye of Martinsburg VA Medical Center with the Veterans Health Administration’s National HeRO Award for their contributions to VHA’s journey to high reliability. “VHA’s enterprise-wide journey to high reliability aims to continually improve its processes byRead More →

(Left to right: Dr. Kenneth L. Dean Jr., Dr. Anna Marie Garcia, and Dr. Phaelon Silva). Sponsored content from Cayuga Medical Center. Women in need of gynecological surgery can receive state-of-the-art care at Cayuga Medical Center, where three obstetricians/gynecologists perform these surgeries using robot-assisted technology. Anna Marie Garcia, MD, PhD,Read More →

Dr. Stephen “Steppe” Mette, chief executive of the University of Arkansas Medical Center for Medical Sciences, is retiring, UAMS spokeswoman Leslie Taylor confirmed Friday. Mette, who plans to leave in September, was appointed to the role in 2019 but has worked at the University Medical Center since 2015. “I cameRead More →

Provided by Maureen Medley Administrative Assistant The Madison Medical Center Board of Trustees met March 9 for its regular monthly meeting. The following board members were present: Denny Ward, Ruth Ann Skaggs, Connie Matthews, Kent Marler and Libby Wood. MMC staff present: Lisa Twidwell, Director/CEO; Allan Sucharski, Chief Financial Officer;Read More →

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Studstill press photo PRINCETON – OSF HealthCare Saint Clare Medical Center in Princeton is accepting applications for the 2022 Health Care Scholarships. Three scholarships are available for students pursuing a career in health care. The OSF Saint Clare Health Career Scholarship (formerly the Abbie Jean Gunning Scholarship), the Harold MorineRead More →

Physiotherapist Rob Weiss of Somers Point is Shore Medical Center’s March Guardian Angel. (Photo provided) Community Submitted Content Shore Medical Center recently recognized outpatient physical therapist Robert Weiss, of Somers Point, as its March Guardian Angel for providing passionate and exceptional care to patients at Shore. Shore created The GuardianRead More →

Camp Lejeune Naval Medical Center has been re-verified as a Level III Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons Trauma Committee. This achievement recognizes the NMCCL’s commitment to providing optimal care to injured patients. “Re-verification as a trauma center not only means that we have excelled at the levelRead More →

Pictured from left to right: Lori Trouille, NP, Breast Health Navigator; Samuel Ofori, MD, medical director of the cancer center; Harvey Miller, MD, medical director of the Breast Center; Kayla Ply, Senior Mammography Technician South Georgia Medical Center is excited to launch a new comprehensive breast center under the leadershipRead More →

Cumberland Medical Center is a member of Covenant Health, the region’s largest health care delivery system. Covenant Health includes 10 hospitals and a variety of outpatient and specialty clinics in a 23-county service area. “Being part of Covenant Health provides tremendous value locally,” said David Bunch, executive director of CumberlandRead More →

Kaiser Permanente Napa Solano, first established in Vallejo in 1945, has grown steadily to serve nearly 312,000 members, covering an area stretching from the Carquinez Bridge north to Vacaville and Dixon, across the Napa Valley to Calistoga and to Benicia. The healthcare company provides a variety of inpatient, outpatient, emergencyRead More →

That’s the detail Body Vision Medical’s C-arm tomography provides. Intraoperative CT imaging can provide pulmonologists to see the lung injury. (Photo provided) PARKERSBURG – Innovative advanced imaging technology that promises earlier and more accurate diagnosis of lung cancer for patients is being used at WVU MedicineRead More →

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has authorized a new quality initiative that will provide $34.7 million in state and federal funds to the University of Toledo Medical Center to improve patient care and improve outcomes for patients. “UTMC is an essential partner in improving theRead More →

CHICAGO (CBS) – As the light at the end of the masking tunnel draws closer to the state of Illinois, in many parts of our community, something disturbing is happening. Exhaustion and fatigue worsen. Now, as CBS 2’s Chris Tye reported on Tuesday, military techniques are being deployed to helpRead More →

Additional visits allowed at the UVA Medical Center from February 15 CHARLOTTESVILLE, February 14, 2022 – With the number of COVID-19 cases decreasing, additional visits will be permitted to inpatient units, emergency departments, outpatient clinics and outpatient procedure areas at the University Medical Center of Virginia starting Tuesday, February 15.Read More →

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Welcomes New Pediatric Specialists Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, the region’s leader in pediatric healthcare, is pleased to announce that the following pediatric specialists have joined to its medical staff. Megan Carter, PsyD., joined Children’s Behavioral Health as a neuropsychologist. A licensed psychologist, Dr. CarterRead More →

Understanding the influence of COVID-19 on Post Acne Scar Remediation Market with our analysts monitoring the situation around the world. Description of the report: Market Strides released a report titled Post-Acne Scar Remediation Market by Type, By Application, Regional Analysis, Growth Opportunity, and Industry Forecast 2022-2030. The Post-Acne Scar RemediationRead More →

Atlantic Health Systema nationally recognized health care provider, is the only system in New Jersey with hospitals – Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center – earning the Healthgrades 2022 America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award™, as announced Tuesday by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and healthcare systems.Read More →

MARTINSBURG — WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center and Jefferson Medical Center recently welcomed 10 members of the West Virginia National Guard who were deployed to assist hospital staff amid the latest wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The seven guard members stationed at Berkeley Medical Center and three at Jefferson MedicalRead More →

Registered nurses at Tri-City Medical Center (TCMC) have voted overwhelmingly to allow their nursing negotiators to call a one-day strike if the issues RNs have raised in ongoing contract negotiations to protect their patients and improving patient care remain unresolved, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United (CNA/NNU) announced today. “WeRead More →

WILLIAMSON CO., TN (WSMV) – Williamson Medical Center received six 2022 Women’s Choice Awards on Friday. WMC has been named one of America’s Top Centers for Women’s Services, Breast Centers, Obstetrics, Cardiac Care, Patient Safety and Mammography Imaging Centers by the Women’s Choice Award®. The 2022 awards placed WMC amongRead More →

A month ago, MCH reported 41 patients with COVID-19. On Wednesday, that number more than doubled to 93 patients. ODESSA, Texas – Hospitals across the country continue to feel overwhelmed with people hospitalized with COVID-19. This includes hospitals in West Texas. A month ago, MCH reported 41 patients with COVID-19.Read More →

The Illinois Masonic Medical Center attorney in Chicago applied to the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for the prestigious Magnet designation. The Magnet designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. Patients, family members, staff and interested parties who wish to provide feedback are encouraged to do so. Anyone can submit commentsRead More →