Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,886 headlines found
On Tuesday, Charleston City Council passed first reading of an ordinance that would ban smoking on certain sidewalks and streets near hospitals. The ordinance specifically applies to MUSC and Roper St. Francis.
Dec 19, 2012 WCIV-TV ABC-4 (Mount Pleasant, SC)
added Dec 19, 2012 08:11
A letter writer argues that while bylaws are in place to prohibit smoking at the Fraser Valley Centre in Surrey, security does little to enforce the regulations.
Dec 17, 2012 Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 17, 2012 18:27
Hospital admissions for acute heart attacks fall about 20 percent 36 months after restaurant, bar and workplace smoking bans, U.S. researchers say. The researchers investigated the association between U.S. smoking bans targeting workplaces, restaurants a
Dec 16, 2012 UPI
added Dec 16, 2012 16:15
your chances of getting a job at Mercy Memorial Hospital System might be going up in smoke. Following the lead of other health care facilities, MMHS has decided to hire only employees who declare they are ânicotine-free.â
Dec 15, 2012 Monroe (MI) Evening News
added Dec 15, 2012 21:39
cigarette smoke still covers the entrances to Surrey Memorial Hospital and its cancer clinic – despite a new Surrey bylaw prohibiting smoking anywhere on the property. The bylaw amendment, passed by council on Monday night, carries a $100 fine for people
Dec 12, 2012 Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 18, 2012 12:15
Mental health carers have reiterated fears that a plan to ban smoking in Canberra's secure mental health facility will harm distressed and vulnerable patients admitted during crises.
Dec 12, 2012 Canberra (ACT) Times (au)
added Dec 11, 2012 13:57
Firefighters also had to evacuate more than 60 people, fire Capt. Stuart Bevis said Wednesday. Many of the residents of the apartments, at Willow Creek Manor, southeast of Lincoln and Oliver, have medical conditions or physical disabilities that require t
Dec 5, 2012 Wichita (KS) Eagle
added Dec 6, 2012 10:18
Western Isles Health Board today agreed to launch a one-year countdown to 'no smoking' on NHS Western Isles premises and grounds.
Dec 1, 2012 Stornoway Gazette (uk)
added Dec 1, 2012 12:58
But a survey by health bosses has found that 99 per cent of staff, visitors and patients want the entrance to be free from smoking. And when the Express asked its Facebook users if they agreed, there were more than 100 comments on the social networking
Dec 1, 2012 Wakefield Express (uk)
added Dec 1, 2012 12:33
A cloud of smoke engulfed part of Southampton Hospital on Friday morning, the result, apparently, of a cigarette tossed into an outdoor grate by a passerby, officials on the scene said.
Nov 30, 2012 Southampton (NY) Press
added Dec 1, 2012 11:17