Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,844 headlines found
HOSPITAL bosses have lifted a smoking ban after losing a five-year battle to enforce it. They are now building three smoking shelters costing £17,000 at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn, Norfolk.
Nov 4, 2012 Daily Star (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:49
Women & Children's Hospital in Lake Charles is taking some dramatic steps to fight this tobacco epidemic with the help of a huge financial grant.
Oct 31, 2012 KPLC-TV Channel 7 - NBC (Lake Charles, LA)
added Nov 1, 2012 20:37
Springfield's two largest employers said Wednesday the proposed tobacco tax would create more than 3,500 new jobs and greatly improve healthcare for the Ozarks. People who buy and sell tobacco products maintain they are being unfairly targeted.
Oct 31, 2012 KYTV KY3 (Springfield, MO)
added Oct 31, 2012 19:15
If a building of that nature could be put up on the property, it would make a huge difference to those of us who truly care about our health. Perhaps the hospital needs to hire some security with the authority to enforce the bylaws to ensure that those
Oct 29, 2012 Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Nov 7, 2012 22:02
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
It's unfortunate that the new no-smoking policy at the provincial addictions treatment facility isn't sitting well with some patients, but it's a good policy nevertheless.
Oct 27, 2012 (Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Oct 27, 2012 09:34
Monday 5 November will be a day to remember for Ayrshire and Arran residents. That's the day all NHS Ayrshire & Arran grounds become smoke-free, with the exception of designated smoking areas located away from main entrances.
Oct 27, 2012 Cumnock Chronicle (uk)
added Oct 27, 2012 08:33
As part of the 2008 smoking ban legislation, a statewide ban of smoking at all addiction recovery centers in New Jersey will go into effect on Dec. 12, 2012. Private, non-profit Seabrook House (Seabrook, NJ) decided to lunge ahead and make their facilit
Oct 25, 2012 Behavioral Healthcare
added Jan 28, 2013 17:50
Margaret Kennedy, director of mental health and addictions at Health P.E.I., said when the no-smoking policy came into effect Sept. 24., several detox patients left the facility before they had completed their recovery. Others who were on the waiting lis
Oct 23, 2012 (Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Oct 23, 2012 18:10
Earlier this month comments were made by Steven Gallegos and Michael Olivares, Glendale Adventist Medical Center tobacco outreach workers, to the Glendale City Council and to the News-Press that are uncharacteristic of our approach to promoting community
Oct 22, 2012 Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jan 4, 2013 14:58