Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,984 headlines found
This is in response to the story “19 clinics shut down in Riyadh.” The government should also strictly ban people from smoking around the medical facilities and near pharmacies as it is a serious health hazard. This is what happens during prayer times.
Mar 15, 2013 Arab News (sa)
added Mar 16, 2013 12:43
AFTER having to visit my father-in-law over the last 10 days in Scunthorpe Hospital I am absolutely disgusted with its smoking policy. It clearly states smoking is not allowed in the hospital grounds, so why do you have to walk through a giant ashtray t
Mar 14, 2013 Scunthorpe Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 14, 2013 14:29
Campaigners from heart charity Heart of Mersey believe smoking should be completely banned from all hospital sites – with no smoking shelters at all for staff or patients. It comes as figures show £27.8m is lost from hospital budgets across Merseyside a
Mar 12, 2013 Ormskirk and Skelmersdale Advertiser (uk)
added Mar 12, 2013 05:59
on Tuesday will review options for amending the public smoking ban after a majority of members at recent meetings expressed the desire to amend or repeal it. The council enacted the ordinance last year after months of contentious debate. However, the maj
Mar 11, 2013 Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 11, 2013 18:06
So any hiring policy excluding smokers would hurt the very people most in need of work and income. In an economy still plagued by a lack of good jobs, that strikes me as counterproductive – and kind of cold. Others have made similar arguments, including
Mar 10, 2013 Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Mar 10, 2013 12:45
Smoke-free laws in England have resulted in a significant decrease in hospital admissions for asthma in children age 14 and younger. This is according to researchers who studied children's hospitalisation rates for asthma after the implementation of smo
Mar 4, 2013 Health-E (za)
added Mar 5, 2013 18:01
Smokers need not apply. That's the word from Orlando Health, which announced this evening that it will start a tobacco-free hiring policy at seven of its hospitals starting in April. The move is part of a controversial nationwide trend, in which hospita
Feb 28, 2013 Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Mar 2, 2013 01:40
Arthur Caplan says some hospitals are declining to hire smokers. But the move doesn't pass the ethical smell test.
Mar 1, 2013 CNN
added Mar 1, 2013 12:02
[Massachusetts] Westfield senior housing fire caused by cigarette smoking in vicinity of home oxygen system
A fire at General Shepard Apartments that took the life of 72-year-old resident Margaret A. Lunden was started by a cigarette smoking in the presence of a home oxygen system, state Fire Marshal Steven D. Coan said.
Feb 27, 2013 Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Feb 27, 2013 18:34
The University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) will stop hiring people who use nicotine at its Pennsylvania locations beginning July 1.
Feb 25, 2013 MedPage Today
added Feb 26, 2013 09:13