Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,242 headlines found
A Syracuse hospital is warning patients not to use electronic cigarettes after a patient on oxygen caught fire while puffing on one of the devices. Joe Galloway, a Syracuse Fire Department investigator, said the cause of the March 22 fire at St. Joseph'
Apr 22, 2014 Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Apr 22, 2014 11:06
I agree with Ms DiManno who ended her column with "It's the maniacs -- and their bureaucratic enablers -- who've taken over the asylum." It is time for a change in management at CAMH.
Apr 21, 2014 Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 21, 2014 17:20
The U-turn follows years of protests from people living near Leicester Royal Infirmary, who said their streets have been turned into an ashtray as staff, barred from smoking in the hospital grounds, took their cigarette breaks outside nearby houses. The
Apr 15, 2014 Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Apr 16, 2014 09:17
CANBERRA HOSPITAL'S smoking bans are being widely flouted, with nearly 600 people on campus cautioned for lighting up in forbidden areas last month.
Apr 13, 2014 Canberra (ACT) Times (au)
added Apr 15, 2014 17:36
After a patient at University of Maryland Medical Center/System died in a hospital room fire in November, UMMC has implemented a more stringent Tobacco Free Policy. After the fire, the fire department found smoking material including a lighter near the v
Apr 9, 2014 WBFF FoxBaltimore 45
added Apr 9, 2014 15:02
In 2009, the province designated some seniors’ buildings smoke-free or sections of them smoke-free. Docherty said the intention was to move slowly in the direction of eliminating smoking from provincial seniors’ homes. “We realize that we can’t have it
Apr 9, 2014 Summerside (PEI) Journal-Pioneer (ca)
added Apr 9, 2014 14:50
South Shore Health is asking the Town of Bridgewater to include hospital grounds under its protection from second-hand smoke bylaw. "Currently, South Shore Health provides a smoke-free and tobacco-free environment in the buildings, and on the grounds and
Apr 8, 2014 South Shore Now (ca)
added Apr 8, 2014 16:48
The smoking shelters will be policed by the hospital security team Three smoking shelters are to be installed at the Royal United Hospital, Bath. The shelters will be built within the next few days on the RUH site, with smoking outside of these areas s
Apr 4, 2014 This is Wiltshire (uk)
added Apr 8, 2014 11:22
Health workers at Exempla Lutheran Medical Center are using a $190,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to try to lower the rates of new moms who smoke. The program is called Healthy You, Healthy Baby and focuses on lo
Apr 4, 2014 Denver (CO) Post
added Apr 4, 2014 15:14
Health Service Executive (HSE) plans to ban electronic cigarettes on all its campuses. It is already the HSE's policy that hospitals and other healthcare sites will be tobacco-free by 2015 – and now e-cigarettes will be included as part of this policy.
Apr 1, 2014 Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 2, 2014 12:01