Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,991 headlines found
“It was a complete reversal, but sometimes you have to change,” said Joyce, an ex-smoker who owns the Carlton Restaurant, Downtown. ... The United States remains home to 42 million smokers. “I feel it's my right to smoke,” said Vance Borio, 46, of Allen
Jan 19, 2014 Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Jan 20, 2014 01:31
The proposed changes will allow the city’s Health Department to increase the age of persons buying tobacco from 18 to 21. ... would abolish the sale of tobacco products and nicotine delivery services in all city healthcare institutions, which are defined
Nov 20, 2013 Newburyport (MA) News
added Nov 20, 2013 15:40
Security camera footage shows Lewis on the patio, a designated smoking area, when the lighter in his pocket suddenly catches his shirt on fire. Residents try, but fail, to put out the flames. Lewis then frantically pushes himself back inside to get help.
Oct 1, 2013 WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Oct 2, 2013 03:28
Legislation that would prohibit smoking outdoors on the grounds of hospitals and residential healthcare facilities has been signed into law by the governor.
Aug 5, 2013 Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Aug 5, 2013 08:44
UAB Medicine says it's going to quit hiring anyone who uses tobacco starting next year. The system announced Wednesday that its hospitals, clinics and other divisions will no longer hire anyone who smokes or uses smokeless tobacco products after July 1,
Nov 14, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 14, 2012 13:21
A NURSING home has changed its practices on allowing residents to smoke, following the death of a 69-year-old blind man who suffered severe burns to 30 per cent of his body when a cigarette fell and ignited his clothes in a smoking room.
Oct 5, 2012 Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 8, 2012 03:13
The health ministry is taking steps to help more young people quit smoking, including expanding the availability of care and penalizing medical institutions with low success rates of treating such addiction.
Feb 3, 2016 Japan Times (jp)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37
Capital Health is expanding its no-smoking policy to patients' homes this fall after home-care workers complained about secondhand smoke. Patients are already banned from smoking inside or near Halifax hospitals, but as of Oct. 20 health-care workers wh
Sep 2, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 3, 2014 09:59
The contrasting outcomes provide a useful illustration of the approach taken in judicial review in New Zealand, including the critical nature of the relevant statutory provisions and the limits of challenging the substantive merits of an administrative de
Jul 30, 2013 International Law Office (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 13:50
Methodist Hospital System in Houston this month announcedit will implement a tobacco-free hiring policy on Jan. 1, joining the Texas Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, which have had similar policies since last year and 2010, respecti
Oct 28, 2012 Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Nov 1, 2012 14:23