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Coroner orders review of care at private Berkshire hospital after sepsis death  In Your Area

Reading's private Berkshire Independent Hospital has been ordered to review its care of a cancer patient who died of sepsis following surgery. Berkshire ...

Man taken to hospital following incident in Bolton town centre  The Bolton News

A MAN is in hospital following an incident in Bolton town centre.

The Robert White Centre opens at Dorset County Hospital  Bournemouth Echo

A NEW multi-million pound cancer centre, which was made possible by a generous legacy from a Poole businessman, is now open.

Royal Bolton Hospital almost at 100 per cent capacity  The Bolton News

MARY NAYLOR reports. FIGURES released by the NHS show around 90 per cent of Royal Bolton Hospital's beds are already full. NHS England releases a ...

Longer Dorset hospital travel times 'won't affect patients'  BBC News

A review finds extended hospital journey times make "no difference", which campaigners say "beggars belief".

Norovirus: Children banned from Northumbria hospital visits  BBC News

Northumbria Healthcare bosses say they want to stop norovirus rates reaching "critical numbers".

Boy, five, rescued from a devastating house fire dies in hospital  Daily Mail

Police have confirmed a five-year-old boy who was seriously injured in the blaze at a home in Collingham, near Newark, Nottinghamshire has died in hospital.

Hospitals 'overcrowding risk' ahead of Christmas  BBC News

Hospitals in England are so overcrowded ahead of Christmas care is being put at risk, experts say, with some places having to turn away ambulances because ...

Boy delivers presents to Birmingham Children's Hospital  BBC News

James Blair from Worcester suffers with the genetic condition Noonan syndrome and regularly receives hospital care.

Man rushed to hospital after being hit by car in Baltic Triangle  Liverpool Echo

Police confirmed the woman was left in a "serious condition" after the incident.

Childhood friends who met a DAY after being born in hospital end up getting married  Daily Mail

Melbourne newlyweds Jemma and Daniel Langley met a day after being born in the same hospital - and are now expecting a child of their own.

Baby attacked by two dogs dies in hospital  The Guardian

Reuben McNulty was less than a month old when attacked by family pets in Cambridgeshire.

mhs homes: Ellie-Jay Taylor treated in hospital after going without hot water for nearly three months  Kent Online

Legal action could be taken after a mum and son had no hot water in their home for months.

New mother dies after going missing in Scottish hospital  The Guardian

Amanda Cox reportedly got lost at Edinburgh infirmary after visiting newborn son.

Royal Cornwall Hospital on Opel 4 highest alert for 134 days  BBC News

A woman's life was turned "upside-down" when major surgery was cancelled four times by a hospital suffering from extreme pressures. Katie Flack had already ...

Harry Bosomworth: Leeds hospital walking stick attack 'probably preventable'  BBC News

An attack on two men at a hospital by a fellow patient was "predictable and probably preventable", according to an independent investigation. Roger Lamb, 79 ...

Hospital apologises after heart-rending death of baby at birth  Derbyshire Live

Expectant mum woke to be told by her husband: 'Sorry, our little boy just didn't make it'

Man who lost ears in Lancashire machete attack dies in hospital  The Guardian

Sajed Choudry had been in a coma since he and his son were attacked in Blackburn.

Boy born with 2% of brain gives gifts to Newcastle hospital  BBC News

Six-year old Noah Wall brought the presents to say thank you for his care.

Two-year-old rushed to hospital after collision with 'driverless' car  Metro

A two-year-old child has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a car in North London. Emergency services were dispatched to Hood Lane, in Enfield, just ...

Thousands of children's lives could be saved after hospital discharge, study finds  The Telegraph

The lives of thousands of children could be saved if health professionals keep track of those most at risk of dying after they leave hospital, researchers have ...

Man lands in hospital after sniffing his own socks  Khaleej Times

A man was hospitalised with a severe fungal infection after sniffing his own socks. The unidentified Chinese man would sniff his socks every day after coming ...

Ex-GAA chief John O'Reilly dies after being assaulted in hospital  Belfast Telegraph

A former head of the GAA's Ulster Council has died a week after being assaulted in hospital.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust remains in special measures  BBC News

Leadership remains inadequate at the trust but patient safety has improved, inspectors say.

Forest Gate stabbing: Man fighting for life in hospital after being knifed in east London  Evening Standard

A man is fighting for life after he was stabbed in east London this morning. Police were called to the scene in Upton Lane in Forest Gate at around 5.40am on ...

Camilla reveals granddaughter was flown to hospital by air ambulance in emergency  Daily Mail

Camilla opened a new Wiltshire Air Ambulance base today near Chippenham. She said she knows their 'fantastic' work first-hand as her grandchild was airlifted ...

Girl starved of oxygen at birth gets £22m compensation from hospital  BBC News

The child, who is severely disabled, can only be comforted by her mother singing, a court hears.

Top QC left under freezing air vent in hospital before his death after operation, inquest hears  The Telegraph

A leading barrister who died following heart surgery complications was placed under a “freezing air vent” in hospital, an inquest has heard. Sir Desmond de ...

Blackpool Victoria Hospital poisoning probe: Two bailed  BBC News

The health workers were quizzed over alleged administration of poison or a noxious substance.

West Suffolk hospital death: Coroner's concern over fall from bed  BBC News

A coroner has asked an NHS hospital to address her concerns over the death of a patient who fell out of bed on an "understaffed" ward. Sheila Coley, 79, died at ...

Two more arrests over 'poisoning of patients at Blackpool hospital'  The Guardian

Police investigations continue as nurse arrested last month is bailed until 10 February.

Angry dad put baby in hospital - then blamed his girlfriend  Liverpool Echo

Kyle Seasman admitted causing grievous bodily harm and was today spared jail.

'Vulnerable' man with a head injury is missing from hospital  Wales Online

Herbert Williams has a head injury which police say 'puts him in a confused state'

Ruby Rose shares sightseeing tour of Budapest after horror hospital trip  Daily Mail

She was recently rushed to hospital for a medical emergency while filming in Hungary. But on Friday, Ruby Rose was in good spirits as she enjoyed some ...

Government overprescribing review aims for GPs to challenge hospital decisions  Pulse

The Government has ordered a review into overprescribing of medicines in the NHS, which it said would empower GPs to challenge decision making by hospital ...

Keanu Reeves Has Been Secretly Donating Money To Hospitals For Years  LADbible

Keanu Reeves is known for being one of the nicer movie stars around, generously donating to charity out of the kindness of his heart rather than because it's a ...

Fury as hospital left with extensive flood damage after being repeatedly targeted by thieves  Chronicle Live

The thieves are targeting electrical installations, water and heating pipes - costing the NHS thousands of pounds and putting patient safety at risk.

Love Island’s Zara McDermott reveals agony after being rushed to hospital when cyst on her ovary exploded  The Sun

In an exclusive chat with The Sun Online, 22-year-old Zara revealed her terrifying health scare caused by an infection in her womb.

Iranian migrants airlifted to hospital with hypothermia during attempted Channel crossing  The Telegraph

Two suspected migrants were airlifted to hospital suffering from hypothermia and fume inhalation while attempting to cross the English Channel, in the most ...

Driver on run and woman in hospital following A377 crash at Alphington in Exeter  Devon Live

Police are trying to find a man following a crash on the A377 at Alphington on the outskirts of Exeter which has left a woman being rushed to hospital. The crash ...

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.

City spread festive cheer at Manchester hospitals  Manchester City FC

Players from Manchester City's men's and women's teams helped spread some festive cheer to hundreds of brave youngsters as they visited four hospitals ...

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.

Michelle Obama performs Fortnite dance with Santa at children's hospital  indy100

Former US first lady Michelle Obama showed off her dancing skills when she paid a surprise visit to Children's Hospital Colorado along with Santa. During the ...

Ex-Catalan leader on hunger strike moved to prison hospital

Jordi Turull is protesting against what he says is unfair treatment by the Spanish court system.

'Hospital blunders could have killed our dad,' say family  The Northern Echo

THE family of a bedbound pensioner claim hospital staff could have killed him with a series of blunders in his treatment.

Man died after drug dose error at Colchester Hospital  BBC News

Alan Bradbury underwent surgery for a blood clot when he was given excessive amounts of Heparin.

War veteran William Atherton died day after King's Lynn hospital discharged him | Health  Eastern Daily Press

William Atherton served in the Royal Navy. Aged 92, he was discharged from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital with an undetected bowel obstruction and died the ...

Woman died after having all her teeth removed at Kidderminster Hospital  Kidderminster Shuttle

A REVIEW has been launched into the death of a disabled woman who had all of her teeth removed at Kidderminster Hospital.

MP Robin Walker vows to push for more hospital funding as new Discharge Lounge opens  Worcester News

WORCESTER MP Robin Walker has vowed to continue his campaign for extra investment and facilities at Worcestershire Royal Hospital (WRH).

William and Kate visit London's Evelina children's hospital as Duchess of Cambridge is named patron  Evening Standard

The Duchess of Cambridge today announced that she is to become Patron of Evelina London Children's Hospital. The announcement comes as she paid a visit ...

Drumclay Care Home: Last resident moved to hospital after closure  BBC News

Eamon McGullion, 82, was the last resident in Drumclay care home in Enniskillen.

Death and readmissions after hospital discharge during the December holiday period: cohort study  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: (Published 10 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4481. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...

Toddler rushed to hospital with critical injuries following traffic stop by trooper  ABC 4

SHOSHONE COUNTY, Idaho (ABC4 News) - An Idaho toddler was rushed to the hospital with critical injuries following a traffic stop on I-90 in Shoshone County ...

County Durham mum's warning to parents after hospital misdiagnosed her son  Chronicle Live

Lyndsey Metcalf took her son, Archie, to the University of North Durham Hospital when he was unwell and claims doctors misdiagnosed him with asthma when ...

QPR spread Christmas cheer at Hillingdon Hospital  QPR official website

Members of the QPR first team visited Hillingdon Hospital's Peter Pan and Wendy children's ward on Monday to spread some Christmas cheer and handout ...

Woman who just gave birth dies after getting lost in Edinburgh hospital  The Independent

New mother Amanda Cox, 34, from Peebles, in the Scottish Borders region, was found dead at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary on 10 December, 2018, after she went ...

Hospital granted more than £20 million Government funding for massive care village plan  Derbyshire Live

A new "healthcare village" near Burton's hospital is to receive more than £20 million worth of Government funding in a deal hailed as "excellent for patients and ...

Three in hospital after A75 crash near Dumfries  BBC News

Two drivers and a passenger are taken to hospital after a collision involving a car and a van near Dumfries.

Bishop Auckland Hospital ward earmarked for closure 'nearly full'  The Northern Echo

A WARD which hospital bosses proposed shutting down is now running 'at nearly full capacity', council chiefs have claimed.

Women's hospital vows premature baby unit WILL open despite 'Carillion mark 2' fears for Interserve  Liverpool Echo

Liverpool Women's Hospital says it WILL get a new ward for premature babies finished by 2020 despite the financial problems at builder Interserve - which has ...

Plane crashes near Lodi, one person taken to hospital, Columbia County Sheriff's Office says

The plane crashed in the town of Lodi near the 1400 block of Fair Street at about 2 p.m..

Police looking for man last seen at Derriford Hospital  Plymouth Live

Devon and Cornwall Police are concerned for the welfare of a man who was last seen in Derriford Hospital on Friday. 60-year-old Jon Ball, who is from the ...

Major hospital relocation plans get £100m boost | News  Health Service Journal

A major programme involving land sales and services moving site has come a step closer to completion after the government announced £100m for the projects.

Police Donate Recovered Stolen Consoles To Children At Local Hospital

Heartwarming stories on the Internet are a rare commodity, but that's exactly what we have today, courtesy of a few French police officers.Reported on by French ...

Woman attacked by three dogs in Anza. She had to be airlifted to a hospital, where she remains  The Desert Sun

A woman hanging laundry outside her house suffered serious injuries and was flown to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries after an attack from three dogs ...

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'

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, ...

Hospital in Whittier Goes on Lockdown After Report of Person With Gun Inside  NBC Southern California

After a report of a possible person with a gun inside Whittier Hospital Medical Center, the hospital was on lockdown, according to the Los Angeles County ...

Highland Clarksburg Hospital hosts annual "Ugly Sweater 5K"

Highland Clarksburg Hospital hosted its third annual Ugly Sweater Run 5K Saturday afternoon at the Veterans Memorial Park in Clarksburg.

Exclusive: Major incident as hospital waste collections halted  Health Service Journal

More than 20 NHS trusts must store clinical waste, including human remains, at their premises for up to a fortnight after their scandal-hit contractor stopped ...

Claims Royal Derby Hospital pay change 'could ruin Christmas'  Derbyshire Live

But the Hospital Trust says it is offering staff a pay advance.

GALLERY: Wolves stars bring Christmas cheer to children during New Cross Hospital visit

Wolves stars brought the Christmas cheer as they visited the children's ward at New Cross Hospital.

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.

Ruby Rose is rushed to hospital while filming in Hungary  Daily Mail

Ruby Rose has been rushed to hospital for a medical emergency.

Man critically injured, taken to hospital after scooter incident

A man was taken to the hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries from a scooter incident in downtown Austin Saturday.

Dementia sufferer calls for more understanding at hospital  NW Evening Mail

A RETIRED engineer has called for an improvement in hospital staff member's understanding of dementia and alzheimers after being denied support at…

Hospital staff who care for sick and premature babies have their Christmas party cancelled  Wales Online

This is the last time neonatal staff at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital will ever have a Christmas do together as their unit is set to close in 2019.

Southmead Hospital surgical plastic waste becomes art  BBC News

A Bristol hospital's plan to stop plastic waste going to landfill is taken up by 35 NHS Trusts.

Gresham police searching for missing 34-year-old woman who left hospital

GRESHAM, OR (KPTV) – Police are asking for the public's help in finding a 34-year-old woman reported missing Saturday afternoon.

Liverpool blow as Joel Matip taken to hospital for tests on shoulder injury  Evening Standard

Joel Matip has been taken to hospital to undergo tests on a shoulder injury during Liverpool's 1-0 Champions League win over Napoli Matip was injured during ...

Mum's heartbreaking hospital bed message one year after 4 children killed in arson attack  Mirror Online

Michelle Pearson, who was in an induced coma afterwards, thanked firefighters and the community following the arson attack in Walkden, Greater Manchester.

Spice Girls singer Mel B in hospital with two broken ribs and ‘severed hand'  Radio Times

Fellow Spice Girls Geri Horner, Emma Bunton and Mel C all went to support their bandmate after her three-hour surgery.

Call for mandatory hospital training on learning disabilities  BBC News

Campaigners have called for mandatory training to ensure people with learning disabilities are treated properly in hospital. The Paul Ridd Foundation, named ...

Crash closes Kunia Road, sends two to hospital  KHON2

Honolulu police closed Kunia Road in both directions Saturday night because of a traffic accident.

Oxford hospital to pay for EU staff to stay in UK  BBC News

The 1500 staff from EU countries are told by bosses "we want you to stay with us".

Southend Hospital welcomes 63 new nurses for 2018  Echo

SOUTHEND Hospital appointed 63 new nurses, latest figures show.

Melania brings Christmas cheer to sick children in DC hospital  Daily Mail

First Lady Melania Trump brought some Christmas cheer to sick children at the Children's National Hospital in Washington D.C. on Thursday. She read 'Oliver ...

Nairobi Hospital sends CEO Odundo on compulsory leave  Daily Nation

Board says decision is to “allow the completion of the ongoing forensic audit.”

Man dies in hospital following Limerick road collision

A 33-year-old man who was seriously injured in a road traffic accident in the village of Hospital in Co Limerick earlier this week has died.

Poole Hospital to update MRI scanner but crane needed to remove old magnet  Bournemouth Echo

THE road outside Poole Hospital will be closed overnight on Saturday while a crane removes a large magnet from an MRI scanner.

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 ...

EMAS worker devastated as brave baby fights for his life in hospital  Derbyshire Live

Friends are raising funds to take the pressure off the heartbroken Derby family.

'Life-changing' Sir Robert Ogden cancer centre opens at Friarage Hospital  The Northern Echo

A MULTI million-pound cancer centre has opened its doors to patients who will be able to benefit from the latest research, therapies and treatments.

Entire community left without bus route to hospital, shops and schools  Wirral Globe

A COMMUNITY has been left without a route to hospital, school and shops in the town centre after it was finally confirmed the local bus *service*…

New unit will help Great Western Hospital this winter  Swindon Advertiser

HOSPITAL bosses say a bigger emergency care unit will help them cope with winter pressures.

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)

Walkden fire: Mum of killed children records hospital bed message  BBC News

A mother who was badly injured in a fire which killed four of her family has recorded a message from her hospital bed to thank firefighters for their efforts.

Former GAA boss John O'Reilly dies after alleged hospital assault  The Irish News

A POLICE investigation is underway after a former chairman of the GAA's Ulster Council died following an assault in a hospital care ward. John O'Reilly (83) was ...

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 ...