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Police called to incident at Craigavon hospital  BBC News

Police, fire and ambulance services attended the incident regarding a patient causing a disturbance.

Lauda released from hospital, Edition: Global

Niki Lauda has been released from hospital in Vienna, after being admitted earlier this year following a flu-like infection.

Darlington's Priory mental hospital is rated as outstanding  The Northern Echo

A HOSPITAL near Darlington which helps patients with mental health conditions has been ranked among the seven per cent best such services in the…

Altnagelvin Hospital: Boy injured at birth set for £5m payout  BBC News

A six-year-old boy from County Londonderry who sustained life-changing injuries during birth is to be awarded almost £5m in damages. The child, who cannot ...

The grim reality of Atlanta’s Grady hospital, where 100 die each year of Aids-related illnesses despite doctors’ tireless efforts  The Independent

Few health facilities in America have done more in the fight against HIV and Aids than Grady Health's Ponce De Leon Center. At this Atlanta clinic, they counsel ...

New Jersey hospital plans rejected for second time  BBC News

Plans to build a new hospital on the existing site have been rejected for the second time.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after serious crash with a van on Manchester Airport link road  Manchester Evening News

Police and fire chiefs described the accident on the A555 Airport Link Road junction on the border of Hazel Grove and Poynton as 'very serious'

Swindon hospital accused of 'conflict' over Vienna visit  BBC News

Circle Health paid for managers and clinicians to visit a rehabilitation centre which they want to build in Swindon.

Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary  BBC News

The hospital's first such procedure was carried out on a 44-year-old patient on 14 January 1979.

£10m revamp will transform former Aberdeen hospital site into luxury hotel  Aberdeen Evening Express

A historic Aberdeen hospital building is set to undergo a £10 million refurbishment and reopen as a top-class hotel. Plans were approved last year to turn four ...

'I can't get my head around it': Hospital porter's anger at less pay than equivalents in other areas  Gazette Live

One full-time University Hospital of North Tees porter is annoyed at pay disparity between himself and porters elsewhere.

Biker taken to hospital after crash with van on Tavistock Road  Plymouth Live

Delays reported between Derriford Roundabout and George Junction.

Extra workers handling Raigmore Hospital clinical waste  BBC News

The GMB says it is 'cautiously optimistic' about new measures brought in at Raigmore Hospital.

Family will 'live with the consequences of hospital's £5.85m mistake for the rest of their lives'  Echo

A GIRL left disabled after suffering severe spinal cord damage during birth has been awarded £5.85m in compensation.

Lincoln biker in hospital after serious crash  The Lincolnite

Officers closed off the road last night while they dealt with the collision between a bike and a car.

Hospital worker in court accused of placing plastic bag over elderly patient's head  Liverpool Echo

Santosh Bhatta was arrested and charged after a "serious incident" at Broadgreen Hospital - but denies any offence.

Three taken to hospital after two collisions on A303  Andover Advertiser

THREE people have been taken to hospital after two separate collisions on the A303 this afternoon.

Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing  BBC News

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital, a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of ...

Hospital worker taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after slip  Aberdeen Evening Express

The man, who is in his 20s, suffered a leg injury at 8.30am beside the Foresterhill Health Campus. A crew from the Scottish Ambulance *Service* was called to the ...

Sean Morrison: Cardiff City captain in hospital for 'procedure'  BBC Sport

Cardiff City captain Sean Morrison has been admitted to hospital for what the club has described as "a procedure."

One person taken to hospital after three-vehicle crash involving bin lorry in north-east  Aberdeen Evening Express

Police Scotland were called to the incident on the A93 in Banchory, just outside the Tesco store. A spokeswoman said: “The call came in 1.15pm involving two ...

Casualty flown to hospital as A90 between Dundee and Perth remains closed  Evening Telegraph

Emergency services, including an air ambulance, raced to the A90 between Dundee and Perth today following a collision between an HGV lorry and a minibus.

Construction of new £98m hospital gains approval  Health Service Journal

Building work will get underway within weeks on a new hospital near Ascot, after the board of Frimley Health Foundation Trust gave it the go-ahead.

Parts of Worthing Hospital closed after flu virus detected on ward  Worthing Herald

Parts of Worthing Hospital have been closed after a 'highly contagious' virus was detected on a ward.

We found price lists for the 115 biggest US hospitals so you don’t have to  Quartz

Thanks to new US law, we now know the standard price for a cotton ball at the New York Presbyterian Hospital is $1.15. The list price for a skull X-ray at Orlando ...

Scheme at Musgrove Park Hospital saves patients 'thousands of nights' in hospital - and £2 million  Somerset County Gazette

A "COMMON sense" scheme which has helped Somerset patients avoid thousands of nights in hospital and saved £2 million will help the NHS…

Hospital trust pays out more than £10m in negligence claims in just one year  Grimsby Live

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust paid out £10.56m in negligence claims last year.

Royal Bolton Hospital to pay millions after birthing mistake  The Bolton News

A YOUNG boy who was left with a catastrophic brain injury after failings during his birth at Bolton hospital has won multi-million-pound NHS damages.

Leigh Halfpenny posts cute picture as he leaves hospital with his newborn daughter  Wales Online

Leigh Halfpenny has said the birth of his daughter has made him "the luckiest guy in the world". Halfpenny and his partner Jess Tumelty became parents to a ...

Casualty taken to hospital after road traffic accident in Westhoughton  The Bolton News

A CASUALTY was taken to hospital following a two - car collision in Westhoughton this morning.

Two airlifted to hospital after serious crash in Lichfield

Two men were airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a crash between a van and a lorry in Lichfield.

Mum who lives in daily agony slams hospital for lack of support  Bristol Post

A mum born with a rare condition which pushes part of her brain into her spinal cord has slammed a Bristol hospital for ignoring her calls for help.

Woman taken to hospital as priority along with child after Lee crash  News Shopper

A woman has been taken to hospital as a priority after a car crash in Lee.

Worksop hospital spending £14,000 a month transporting children to other sites due to staff shortages  Worksop Today

A Worksop hospital which is struggling to recruit paediatric nurses is having to ferry children to another hospital, at a cost of £14000 a month.

Fire breaks out on roof of Hasbro Children's Hospital in Providence  Boston 25 News

A fire broke out on the roof of Hasbro Children's Hospital in Providence on Tuesday night.

Two people in hospital after separate southwest stabbings  Calgary Sun

Two people were taken to hospital on Monday night after a pair of stabbings in the southwest.Police were called to the 700 block of 67 Ave S.W. just before 9 ...

Charlton Athletic Women v Man Utd Women: Charlotte Kerr leaves hospital  BBC Sport

Charlton Athletic's Charlotte Kerr has left hospital after suffering a rib injury that led to Sunday's Women's Championship match against Manchester United being ...

Karen Lee: Agency hospital staff create more work  The Lincolnite

Lincoln MP and former nurse hits out at government policy.

New chair for major hospital trust  Health Service Journal

University College London Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed a new chair.

Staff suspended at Middlesbrough mental health hospital  BBC News

Concerns were raised about the techniques used by healthcare workers to move patients at the unit.

Five men banned from entering Newport after teenager sent to hospital with hand and buttock wounds  South Wales Argus

THREE teenagers and two men have been banned from entering Newport after a 15-year-old was left needing hospital treatment.

Pensioner returns from hospital to find door kicked in by police

A 62-year-old lung cancer survivor has slammed 'appalling' behaviour of police who told her to fix her own front door - after they had kicked it down.

Worcester security guard allegedly attacked hospital patient  Worcester News

A WOMAN claims she saw a hospital security guard grab a patient by the throat and punch him twice, following a confrontation.

You can now get your hospital's price list. Good luck making sense of it.

Hospitals have posted the prices of their services. Good luck making sense of them. Since Jan. 1, hospitals across the country have been publishing price lists ...

Diego Maradona recovering in hospital after operation for internal bleeding  BBC Sport

Argentina's World Cup-winning legend Diego Maradona is recovering in hospital after a successful operation to stop internal bleeding caused by a hernia, his ...

Visiting restrictions at Nuneaton's hospital due to sickness and diarrhoea outbreak  Coventry Telegraph

Visitors are being urged to avoid going to see loved ones on a ward at Nuneaton's hospital which has been hit by sickness and diarrhoea. George Eliot Hospital ...

Two taken to hospital after five-vehicle crash on A96  Aberdeen Evening Express

The incident happened on the road east of Forres, at Kinloss turn off, at around 1.50pm with Scottish Fire and Rescue, Scottish Ambulance *Service* and Police ...

Hospital Prescription Drug Spending Increased 18.5% Per Admission

January 16, 2019 - Average total hospital prescription drug spending per admission rose by 18.5 percent between the 2015 and 2018 fiscal years, according to ...

New children's hospital cost a 'catastrophic failure'

Fianna Fáil's health spokesperson has accused the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board of a "complete and catastrophic failure" over the cost of the ...

Kier to start £100m Ascot hospital  Construction Enquirer

Kier has got the final go-ahead to start the £100m Heatherwood Hospital project in Ascot for Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust. Planned new Heatherwood ...

New hospital price lists are massive spreadsheets full of gibberish  Ars Technica

From unintelligible abbreviations and jargon to $32456.66 "headaches."

Fehily aiming for speedy hospital discharge after emergency appendix surgery | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

Jump jockey Noel Fehily is hoping to be discharged from hospital in the immediate future after having his appendix removed in an emergency operation on.

Disabled man with rare bone disease claims he 'missed' hospital appointment due to new parking charges  Nottinghamshire Live

'You must not make it more difficult for a disabled person'

Hospital disposed of hazardous waste illegally for 3 years

Wisconsin's third largest hospital disposed of hazardous waste for three years without taking proper precautions to prevent the materials from leaking into the ...

Basildon University Hospital: Girl disabled at birth awarded £5.85m  BBC News

The girl, now aged eight, suffered damage to her spinal cord in a "rare" case.

Grandfather died of pneumonia 36-hours after being sent home from hospital  Yahoo News

A grieving widow has blasted a hospital after her husband died from pneumonia 36-hours after being sent home from A&E without a simple blood test that could ...

Good Morning Britain's Piers Morgan's emergency hospital visit details revealed  HELLO! Magazine

Good Morning Britain presenter Piers Morgan has revealed the reason he unexpectedly found himself in hospital on Friday.

'Who can blame them if they can't park at the hospital' - Readers have their say over calls for action against motorists using Preston street as a free 'hospital car park'  Lancashire Evening Post

News that frustrated Preston residents are demanding action against motorists who are using their street as a free "hospital car park" has been met with a mixed ...

Man treated in hospital after injecting himself with own semen  The Irish Times

33-year-old told medics he used 'innovative' method to deal with back pain for 18 months.

Oversight Board Won't Release Video of Hospital Shooting  NBC Chicago

Chicago's Civilian Office of Police Accountability says it won't release video or audio tapes of the November shooting at a hospital that left a police officer, doctor, ...

Man verbally abusing police at Inverclyde Royal Hospital has been told to prepare for prison  Greenock Telegraph

A MAN who verbally abused police at Inverclyde Royal Hospital has been told to prepare for prison.

Six taken to hospital after house fire in Buckley  BBC News

The two adults and four teenagers "had a narrow escape", the fire *service* says.

Peterborough City Hospital missing A&E waiting time target as winter pressures intensify  Peterborough Telegraph

Hundreds more patients are attending Peterborough City Hospital's Emergency Department this winter with the national target for waiting times being ...

Investigation continues after bomb hoax at Credit Valley Hospital  CityNews

Peel police say they are investigating a bomb threat against Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga.

Raigmore Hospital porters injured handling clinical waste  BBC News

A union has advised its members not to undertake clinical waste tasks from Friday after the porters were hurt.

Hospital charity which donated more than £1m makes 'sad decision' to close after 70 years  Gloucestershire Live

A charity which has donated more than £1m for life-saving equipment for hospital patients has made the 'difficult and sad' decision to fold after 70 years.

Giving elderly hospital patients one extra meal a day cuts deaths by half, major NHS trial finds

Giving elderly patients an extra meal a day halves their chances of dying in hospital, an NHS pilot scheme is showing.

UPDATE: Ballad issues statement on Lee County Hospital  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

UPDATE: Ballad Health has issued a statement regarding talks with the Lee County Hospital Authority about a potential partnership on the reopening of the Lee ...

Security guard will not work in hospital until investigation into patient 'attack' is complete  Worcester News

A SECURITY guard who allegedly attacked a patient at the city's hospital will not work at the site until an investigation has been completed.

Meghan Markle shuns hospital where Kate Middleton gave birth

Meghan Markle wants to avoid giving birth in the Lindo Wing as she “doesn't want to do anything that Kate Middleton has”, a royal insider has revealed. A source ...

Emergency power cut hits Arrowe Park Hospital as warning issued to A&E patients and visitors  Liverpool Echo

All visits were cancelled and people were advised to use an alternative A&E if possible.

Raigmore Hospital porters 'continuing to handle waste'  BBC News

NHS Highland says the workers are still carrying out this duty after a union advised its members against it.

Harrogate District Hospital closes off ward in bid to contain outbreak of the Flu  Harrogate Advertiser

Nine patients at Harrogate District Hospital are being treated for the 'flu' and others are being given preventative medicines after an outbreak on the Jervaulx ...

Prince William flies air ambulance to hospital  BBC News

The Duke of Cambridge flies a helicopter to mark the 30th anniversary of London's Air Ambulance.

Biker rushed to hospital after crash with parked car in Newquay  Pirate FM

Police say the motorbike collided with a parked car.

Priory Ticehurst Hospital faces fine over girl's death  BBC News

The Priory healthcare group is facing a multimillion-pound fine over the death of a child at one of its hospitals. Amy El-Keria, 14, who was deemed high-risk, was ...

How capital for hospital renovations can be freed by unloading medical office buildings, other real estate  Healthcare Finance News

Many hospitals and health systems are reluctant to relinquish control of medical office buildings, but doing so can free up much-needed capital.

Seven people rushed to hospital after escaping house blaze  Lancashire Telegraph

SEVEN people have been taken to hospital after escaping a blaze in a house.

Wiltshire dad dies in hospital three weeks after cement lorry crash  Swindon Advertiser

A FATHER-of-five has died in hospital three weeks after his car was involved in a crash with a cement lorry.

Man, two children sent to hospital after carbon monoxide leak in Vancouver - City  CityNews Vancouver

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Two boys are out of the hospital but their 65-year-old father remains at Vancouver General after a carbon monoxide leak on ...

Housing at former Corstorphine Hospital site approved  BBC News

Proposals to turn an Edinburgh hospital into housing have been approved despite rows over the welfare of pandas at the nearby zoo. Corstorphine Hospital will ...

Piers Morgan says THIS is why he was rushed to hospital  Liverpool Echo

The controversial TV host was pictured receiving treatment.

Two taken to hospital after alleged fight involving armed gang  Gazette Live

Police officers were called to Ingram Road in Berwick Hills on Sunday afternoon.

BBC cameras back at Wrexham Maelor Hospital for second series on children's ward  LeaderLive

THE BBC Wales series Children's Ward is back on Monday (DEL - January 14) with a second instalment charting the emotional roller-coaster of daily…

One taken to hospital after flat fire on Elton Head Road  St Helens Star

ONE person was taken to hospital after a fire broke out in a flat.

The 'angel' who secretly pays patients' hospital bills  BBC News

Nigerian hospital patients may not be allowed to leave until they have paid their bill. But in Lagos a wealthy philanthropist is on the lookout for people to help.

Two taken to hospital after crash on A1 road in Newry  BBC News

Two people have been taken to hospital following a crash on the A1 road in Newry, County Down. The NI Ambulance *Service* said it received a call about a ...

Hospital patients who smoke or drink to be helped to quit  BBC News

Smokers and problem drinkers who are admitted to hospital in England will be given help to quit or cut down, to reduce demands on the health *service* .

UK hospitals expecting 'mayhem' when cold snap hits, top doctor says  The Guardian

Staffing problems and a spike in flu could mean 'severe difficulties' for NHS, says Dr Nick Scriven.

Cyclist in hospital after rush-hour crash with car near KFC and Pets at Home in Gloucester  Gloucestershire Live

Collision happened in Cole Avenue near junction with Bristol Road as casualty taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.

Local residents worried about future of Hillsboro Community Hospital  KSN-TV

Hillsboro Community Hospital has been slow to pay employees the past two pay cycles, and it has some in the community wondering if the hospital will stay ...

Revealed: Shocking footage of Sudan hospital attack  Channel 4 News

Hundreds of protestors have taken to the streets across Sudan again today, calling for the resignation of President Omar al-Bashir. Activists said police fired tear ...

A19 reopens as person taken to hospital after car overturns in two-vehicle smash  Teesside Live

Two crashes, a protest and a broken-down car have caused severe delays for motorists.

Tributes to tragic Royal Liverpool hospital surgeon who 'lit up a room'  Liverpool Echo

James Nicholson was remembered as a gifted surgeon who helped lead the fight against pancreatic cancer.

90 Day Fiancé's Ashley Martson Has a Hospital Update  E! Online

The TLC reality star was hospitalized after being found unresponsive in her home.

Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds  Fox News

An intensive care doctor ordered "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years ...

Rebecca Latchman, 27, 'screamed, kicked and spat at hospital staff'  Daily Echo

A SOUTHAMPTON woman screamed, kicked and spat at hospital staff as they attempted to treat her after a drugs overdose, a court heard.

Hospitals making hundreds of millions from parking charges  The Guardian

Hospitals in England are making hundreds of millions of pounds from car parking charges, with more than 40% of NHS trusts increasing the cost of a stay in the ...

Hospital chain unfairly dismissed director in restructure  Health Service Journal

A hospital group unfairly dismissed a senior manager as it restructured staff across three trusts, a tribunal has ruled.

PICTURES: Wycombe Hospital memories from the 1950/60s  Bucks Free Press

TO accompany the article on the other Nostalgia page we show here pictures of the hospital in High Wycombe from the 1950/60s.