Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,886 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
Survey results show an overwhelming majority are in favour of smoke-free areas at hospital entrances. NHS Lanarkshire says it will look at fresh ways to get people to follow a no smoking ban on hospital grounds after a survey found that most people are
Oct 22, 2012 STV (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 01:03
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
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
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
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
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
The Ann Arbor Fire Department responded to a fire in the Emergency Room of the University of Michigan Hospital late Saturday that injured two people. The cause of the blaze: An intoxicated patient smoking an imaginary cigarette in a bed in one room of t
Oct 21, 2012 Ann Arbor.com
added Oct 22, 2012 06:53
CONCERNS have been raised over West Suffolk Hospital staff and visitors allegedly littering a nearby beauty spot with cigarette stubs. Dog walker Sandie Taylor, of Holywell Close, Bury St Edmunds, says the trees and ground at Hardwick Heath are being us
Oct 21, 2012 Bury Free Press (uk)
added Oct 22, 2012 04:33