Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,954 headlines found
Cigarette bans can be torture for people in mental health wards, says lawyer
May 19, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 18, 2013 21:24
As a 20-year resident of Halsey Street and a graduate of MUSC, I feel sad that MUSC and Roper Hospital have elected to turn Cannon Park and its adjacent streets into an ashtray for their employees and contractors who smoke.
May 18, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 22:51
The High Court in Auckland will begin hearing a case on Monday against a ban on smoking in acute mental health units controlled by Waitamata District Health Board. The application for a judicial review is set down for two days, challenging the ban in thr
May 18, 2013 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added May 18, 2013 21:21
Ten weeks have passed since smoking was banned around the Medical University and Roper Hospital campuses, and it's apparent the smoking crowd has moved their habit a few blocks away.
May 17, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 23:10
Recognising the hospital’s “hands are tied”, Dave Cooper said he would like to see legislation to enforce the message from the Department of Health that smoking kills. Mr Cooper said he regularly visits the hospital during the day and at night and frequ
May 16, 2013 Ipswich Star (uk)
added May 16, 2013 14:35
The Seneca County Board of Health will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the conference room of the Public Health Department, 31 Thurber Drive. The agenda includes an update on the status of the transition plan from limited smoking to a smoke-free campus at th
May 13, 2013 Finger Lakes (NY) Times
added May 13, 2013 14:19
Unauthorized smoking in bed during nighttime was cited by investigators as the most likely cause of the previous two fires at psychiatric hospitals that killed a total of 39 people.
May 9, 2013 RIA Novosti (Russian Information Agency) (ru)
added May 9, 2013 00:58
HEALTH officials have admitted a ban on smoking at Oxfordshire’s hospitals has failed to stub out the problem. They are reviewing the situation as a “matter of urgency” after receiving complaints about staff and other people lighting up, despite the hab
May 8, 2013 Oxford Times (uk)
added May 9, 2013 13:39
A 76-year-old man is dead after he ignited his shirt instead of his cigarette at a seniors' residence north of Montreal. Louis Beaupre was consumed by flames on the balcony of a home in suburban Boisbriand, Que.
May 8, 2013 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added May 8, 2013 15:34
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