Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,239 headlines found
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
Dedicated smoking shelters are being installed at the Royal United Hospital after attempts to make the site smoke free failed. Despite the no smoking signs requests are ignored, and smokers congregate outside of the main entrances.
Apr 2, 2014 Bath Chronicle (uk)
added Apr 2, 2014 08:44
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
THE Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited (TLTC) has donated an ultra Sound machine worth 65m/- to the Morogoro Referral Hospital. The equipment was presented to the Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Dr Seif Rashid. The donation was in response to
Mar 28, 2014 All-Africa.com
added Mar 28, 2014 11:39
A HOSPITAL consultant has compared electronic cigarettes to heroin substitute methadone after revealing that two children arrived in an emergency department after being poisoned by liquid nicotine.
Mar 27, 2014 Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 27, 2014 12:07