Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,869 headlines found
HOSPITAL workers have been warned they face the sack if they are caught smoking outside Edinburgh Royal Infirmary under a tough new crackdown. The drive has been launched after the Evening News revealed how staff, visitors and patients were flouting the
Sep 16, 2013 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 19, 2013 13:47
A bill passed through the Legislature last week that would prohibit smoking on and around hospital grounds and nursing homes throughout New York state. The legislation (A.1115-a/S.1987-a) sponsored in their respective houses by Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffe
Jun 25, 2013 The Legislative Gazette (NY)
added Jun 26, 2013 06:46
The Thurston County commissioners approved a tobacco ban that will prohibit smoking, e-cigarettes and tobacco products on county grounds starting next year, according to a news release.
May 22, 2013 The Olympian (WA)
added May 22, 2013 13:01
Hanoi has just promulgated Plan 70, on implementing the National Strategy for Tobacco Harm Prevention toward 2020 in Hanoi. Under the plan, the city will ban smoking indoors and within the campus of medical facilities, educational facilities, facilities
May 7, 2013 Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (vn)
added May 7, 2013 09:12
Smokers need not apply. That's the word from Orlando Health, which announced this evening that it will start a tobacco-free hiring policy at seven of its hospitals starting in April. The move is part of a controversial nationwide trend, in which hospita
Feb 28, 2013 Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Mar 2, 2013 01:40
The University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) will stop hiring people who use nicotine at its Pennsylvania locations beginning July 1.
Feb 25, 2013 MedPage Today
added Feb 26, 2013 09:13
Hundreds of previously secret NHS reports into serious incidents, including 105 deaths, have been published by BBC Scotland. More than 300 reports . . . The reports include a person being blown up while on oxygen therapy after lighting a cigarette.
Nov 25, 2012 BBC Online
added Nov 27, 2012 07:23
Hospital tries to stamp out on-site smoking for good with video
Nov 25, 2012 Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Nov 25, 2012 11:48
My wife was released from Victoria General Hospital on Sunday. As she walked outside for the first time in more than a week, her first breath of "fresh air" was filled with cigarette smoke.
Nov 8, 2012 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Nov 8, 2012 11:45
The Omaha City Council has approved a controversial plan to tax local sales of tobacco products to finance millions in funding for a new cancer treatment and research center.
Oct 2, 2012 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 3, 2012 08:02