Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,845 headlines found
Establishing a tobacco-free zone around the Roper and MUSC hospitals in downtown Charleston is a natural extension of existing policies, and it makes good health sense for everyone.
Dec 22, 2012 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Dec 23, 2012 22:15
Cigarettes, dip, cigars and even electronic cigarettes are things that could keep you out of the running. A Baptist Health official told us today it's happy to be the first Little Rock hospital to take an anti-tobacco stand against its job applicants.
Dec 19, 2012 KATV Channel 7 (Little Rock, AR)
added Dec 20, 2012 14:38
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
Despite municipal and provincial legislation banning smoking from within 7.5 metres of building doors, vents and windows – as well as a Fraser Health Authority policy of not allowing smoking anywhere on cancer centre property – the smokers (which include
Oct 16, 2012 Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 18, 2012 12:21
we took him to the respiratory clinic at Surrey Memorial Hospital for an asthma evaluation. Getting into the respiratory clinic we had to walk through at least six people standing near the entrance smoking. Most of them were dressed in scrubs which indic
Oct 22, 2012 Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 18, 2012 12:19
I too am frustrated by the smokers and the garbage that I have to walk through every time I go for tests or chemo treatments at Surrey Memorial Hospital and the Fraser Cancer Centre.
Oct 18, 2012 Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 18, 2012 12:17
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
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