Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,220 headlines found
local health department, hospitals, nonprofits and community members formed a workgroup called the Planning District 10 Tobacco Free Community Coalition...Over the next four years, the coalition is working towards two objectives: decreasing the percent of
Mar 9, 2014 Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress
added Mar 9, 2014 10:20
East Singhbhum administration has decided to launch a drive from March 10, where in people found smoking in public places, vendors selling tobacco products near any educational institution will be seriously dealt with under provisions of the Act.
Mar 6, 2014 The Avenue Mail (in)
added Mar 6, 2014 13:51
Doctors, nurses and patients are still smoking in hospital grounds – three months after being told to stub it out. The National Institute for Health and Clinical excellence called for a blanket ban across hospital sites last November. But a probe by th
Mar 2, 2014 The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 2, 2014 23:39
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust is updating its policy to include e-cigarettes in a blanket ban on smoking in its buildings and grounds.
Feb 26, 2014 The Argus Brighton Hove and Sussex (uk)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:47
The company said on Monday that they will no longer hire tobacco and nicotine users after May 1 of this year. Current employees who do smoke will pay a $20 surcharge for health benefits starting in 2015.
Feb 25, 2014 WTXF Fox 29 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Feb 25, 2014 14:50
[UK] Patients using electronic cigarettes at the Royal Free Hospital will be sent off with football-style 'red cards'
PATIENTS smoking electronic cigarettes in the Royal Free Hospital will be “sent off” with football-style red cards. Repeat users of the smokeless devices, a replacement for actual cigarettes, have been warned they could be denied treatment. The NHS Tru
Feb 11, 2014 Camden New Journal (uk)
added Feb 12, 2014 13:12
Having designated smoking rooms in hospitals beggars belief, says Murray Williams.
Jan 31, 2014 The Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Jan 31, 2014 15:24
[UK] Patients' and healthcare professionals' views on a specialist smoking cessation service delivered in a United Kingdom hospital: a qualitative study
Conclusions: A hospital-based specialist smoking cessation service designed to identify smokers and initiate cessation support at the bedside was deemed appropriate by patients and HCPs.Trial registration: Trial registration: ISRCTN25441641.
Jan 29, 2014 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Jan 30, 2014 10:56
Asking seniors to give up smoking may be too drastic a step to take, but fortunately now there is an alternative: the electronic cigarette. E-cigarettes don’t really burn. They just produce a vapour. And thus if an elderly smoker in an old-age home happe
Jan 29, 2014 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:55
There will always be defiant smokers, so all rooms should be equipped with alarms that sound if someone lights up. A senior with a history of sneaking cigarettes into his or her room should be permanently expelled, thus preventing other seniors from havi
Jan 29, 2014 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:51