Save Money with Carolina Digital Phone | Cloud-based Telephone Services
The holiday season can be deadly for hospital patients  Popular Science

For most of us, holiday laziness just means slacking off at work—but being less regimented around Christmas and New Year's is literally deadly for some people.

Nueces County Hospital District to sell Christus Spohn Hospital Memorial  Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported the hospital-district owned land's appraisal figures. It is $4 million total. The Nueces County ...

Santa Clara County buys two financially struggling hospitals for $235 million  The Mercury News

The idea is to help relieve overcrowding at the county-run Valley Medical Center and expand the reach of medical services.

El Paso Children's Hospital in national contest, needs votes  KTSM News Channel 9

The El Paso Children's Hospital is in a national contest to win up to $50000.

3 teens injured, 1 flown to hospital after NKy crash  WKRC TV Cincinnati

KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WKRC) - Three teenagers are recovering after crashing into a tree in Northern Kentucky Monday night. It happened on Visalia Road ...

Kate Middleton Is Pretty in Polka Dots for New Hospital Role  E! NEWS

The Duchess of Cambridge sported one of her favorite prints for the London event.

In Camp Fire’s aftermath, uncertainty for shuttered hospital’s scattered workers  San Francisco Chronicle

CHICO, Butte County — For the last decade, when Lisa Martens, Nicole Awe and Leslie Timm went to work at the surgical unit of Adventist Health Feather River ...

Officer Shot On Staten Island Expected To Be Released From Hospital  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An NYPD officer is expected to be released from the hospital Tuesday after being shot on Staten Island. The officer, whose name ...

University Hospital’s problems festered because of leadership void — and now the CEO’s job is vacant

The veteran hospital executive who just finished studying the management and economic problems at University Hospital in Newark for the past four months is ...

New Santa Fe hospital sees 'steady growth' | Business  Santa Fe New Mexican

Presbyterian Santa Fe Medical Center admitted 287 patients in its first two months and treated 3050 patients in its emergency and urgent care facility through ...

Carr brothers to host event benefiting Valley Children's Hospital  KGET 17

The Carr brothers are getting set to host a benefit for Valley Children's Hospital, where you can ask questions about the Oakland Raiders top plays from this ...

Pharmacy tech sentenced for stealing Fentanyl from hospital  KSN-TV

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (KSNW) - A former pharmacy technician was sentenced Monday to 3 years of probation for stealing fentanyl from a Kansas hospital where ...

Editorial: Keeping O’Connor, Saint Louise hospitals open is major win  The Mercury News

Santa Clara County's winning bid last week for San Jose's O'Connor Hospital and Gilroy's Saint Louise Regional Hospital is an essential step toward meeting ...

Mercy Hospital Doctors spread holiday cheer around Springfield  KY3

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3/KSPR) - It's safe to say Kyle and Tamra Lemley share a love for the holidays and for Christmas lights. "We always have driven around ...

Hospital Beds Get Digital Upgrade  The Wall Street Journal

A major manufacturer of hospital beds is seeking to transform the ubiquitous furniture into a source of medical data, the latest sign of hospitals' digital ...

Crash on Business Loop sends 2 to hospital

Both people had to be extricated from their vehicles. A Toyota Camry was traveling eastbound on I-70 be when it crossed the center median and into oncoming ...

Spice Girls visit Mel B in hospital after she suffers broken ribs and 'severed' hand  Today Show

Spice Girls singer Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton and Melanie C visited Mel B in the hospital after she broke two ribs and severed her hand.

Woman taken to hospital after rollover wreck in Topeka  WIBW

A woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after an accident in the 5200 block of S. Topeka Boulevard.

Man airlifted to hospital after hit by vehicle in Washington Township  69News WFMZ-TV

A serious pedestrian accident shut down part of Route 31 in New Jersey for several hours Monday night.

2 Mississippi children shot near hospital, suspect taken into custody: police  Fox News

A Mississippi man has admitted to shooting two young children near a hospital late last month, police said on Monday.

After spending his entire life in the hospital this baby will be home for Christmas  WSAW

MARSHFIELD, Wis. (WSAW) -- Amarion Jackson's mother along with family, friends and hospital staff are celebrating his release from the hospital. There was ...

Watch: Devoted dog waits outside hospital for weeks for sick owner  WCVB Boston

As the weather grew cold and it continued to snow, Sherry the dog didn't budge as she dutifully waited for her owner to come back home.

Romania hospital says 39 babies now diagnosed with superbug  ABC News

The number of babies diagnosed with a drug-resistant superbug at a maternity hospital in Romania's capital has risen to 39, authorities said Monday.

OLOL Children’s Hospital to hold Deck the Halls Holiday Donation Drive  WAFB

OLOL Children's Hospital is hosting a four-day toy donation drive for children who are in the hospital receiving treatment this holiday season.

Hospital-Acquired Infections Are Declining  The New York Times

There were reductions in urinary and surgical infections, but not in pneumonia or C. diff infections.

Two taken to hospital after head-on crash in Candor  WBNG-TV

Officials say one person had to be transported by helicopter to a hospital and another by ambulance following a serious crash in Candor.

Two head to hospital after car strikes pedestrian  WOWT

Two people are in the hospital after a car collided with a pedestrian Monday afternoon near 16th and Victor.

Police investigating after man walks in to hospital with gunshot wound  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — Richmond Police are in the midst of a shooting investigation after a man walked in to a Hanover County hospital with a gunshot ...

Man stole ambulance from Lafourche Parish hospital, was heading to Japan via Kenner: authorities

Rory Guidry, 33, of Golden Meadow was booked with theft after authorities say he stole an ambulance late Friday (Dec. 7, 2018) from Lady of the Sea General ...

Federal Officials Approve Hospital Merger | Massachusetts News  U.S. News & World Report

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Federal regulators have approved a merger between two New England hospital networks.

Coroner identifies 2 people who died following shooting near McLeod Hospital  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) - The Florence Police Department is investigating a reported shooting Monday morning.

Man Denied Bail in Kids' Shooting Near Mississippi Hospital  U.S. News & World Report

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A man accused of shooting two young girls on a busy street outside Mississippi's largest hospital is being denied bail.

2-vehicle crash sends 88-year-old to hospital  Brainerd Dispatch

PEQUOT LAKES—An 88-year-old woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 10:04 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, on Highway 371, south of Pequot Lakes.

NLV man home after weeks in hospital with rare flu shot complication  FOX5 Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- A North Las Vegas man went home Monday after spending more than three weeks in the hospital with a rare complication of the flu shot.

Atlantic General Hospital announces plans for new Ocean Pines facility  Delmarva Daily Times

Atlantic General Hospital has announced plans to build a new medical facility in Ocean Pines beginning in May 2019.

Michigan hospital company among 3 projects to bring 690 jobs to central Ohio  The Columbus Dispatch

Central Ohio stands to pick up 690 jobs — and possibly a $600 million Google data center — from companies that received approval Monday for state tax ...

No hospital, just an emergency ‘department’. They’re popping up all over.  Tampa Bay Times

As the health care industry evolves, free-standing “emergency departments” are adding to the range of options for patients. They're more convenient and people ...

Axis Communications Partners with Nemours Children's Hospital to Deliver Unprecedented Pediatric Care  Associated Press

CHELMSFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2018--Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, today announced that Nemours ...

MOON TOWNSHIP STABBING: Man found stabbed inside home dies at hospital | WPXI  WPXI Pittsburgh

A man died after he was found stabbed inside his home late Monday night in Moon Township, authorities said.

Man dies at hospital after being hit by pickup truck at Linden intersection

The unidentified man was taken to the hospital and "succumbed to his injuries," police said.

Muckamore Abbey report lists 'catastrophic failings'  BBC News

A confidential report, seen by the BBC, charts a series of catastrophic failings at Muckamore Abbey.

CoxHealth announces plans for new hospital in Monett, Mo.  KY3

The 70000-square-foot hospital will be situated along Highway 60 on the eastern edge of Monett.

Sterile equipment vexes Albuquerque VA hospital  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Dozens of surgeries delayed, canceled due to lack of availability.

Kevin Caserta Named Site Administrator of Providence Centralia Hospital  Centralia Chronicle

Kevin Caserta, M.D. — a community member, physician and Providence caregiver — was named site administrator of Providence Centralia Hospital.

Oxford hospital to pay for EU staff to stay in UK  BBC News

The 1500 staff from EU countries are told by bosses "we want you to stay with us".

Multiple-vehicle crash in Naples sends two to hospital with serious injuries  Naples Daily News

A three-vehicle crash on Tamiami Trail and Pelican Bay Boulevard sent two people to a Naples hospital with serious injuries Monday morning.

Is There an Elf on the Shelf at Your Hospital?

By Chaunie Brusie. Santa's favorite helper, the Elf on the Shelf, has been especially busy this time of year, keeping an eye on all of the kids around the world ...

Kendrex White heads to max security hospital after insanity verdict

Kendrex White will be sent to a maximum security forensic hospital after a judge found him "not guilty by reason of insanity" in a deadly stabbing spree on the ...

Slovak hospitals hold new Roma mothers against their will  Associated Press

KEZMAROK, Slovakia (AP) — Monika Krcova did not want to follow the official guidelines and remain in the hospital in Slovakia for four days after her third ...

Filmmaker Ron Howard visits hospital where he was born in Duncan  KOCO Oklahoma City

Filmmaker and actor Ron Howard visited his birthplace over the weekend in Oklahoma.

3-car crash sends multiple to the hospital  NBC2 News

Multiple people have been sent to the hospital after a three-car crash in Naples.

Driver taken to hospital following crash on Route 112 in Goshen

12-8-18 -- Goshen -- A driver who lost control of his vehicle on Route 112 Saturday afternoon, became airborne after hitting a stone wall and sheared a utility ...

Glassdoor: 9 best hospitals to work for in 2019  Becker's Hospital Review

Nine hospitals and health systems made Glassdoor's annual Best Places to Work list in 2019. Glassdoor compiled the list based on feedback from employees ...

Nurse at VA hospital admits he stole liquid opioids  Turn to 10

A nurse at the Providence VA Medical Center has admitted that he removed liquid opioids from vials at the hospital for his own personal use and filled the vials ...

Review timescale over Monklands Hospital site concerns revealed  BBC News

A review into the controversial consultation process into the new Monklands Hospital site will report back by the end of February 2019. The independent ...

Mercy Hospital accused of turning away potentially suicidal man on same day he took his life - WISC-TV3

Mercy Hospital in Janesville is being accused of violating a 30-year-old federal law that guarantees a patient a right to an emergency room visit.

Man shot by Portland police out of hospital, jailed  KTVZ

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - An armed man shot by police officers at a Northeast Portland Starbucks cafe has been released from a hospital and arrested.

UW Hospital event helps participants deal with grief during holidays - WISC-TV3

The Friends of UW Health's Love Lights event on Saturday helped people who have lost loved ones over the past year cope with the difficulties of the holidays.

Man Shot Next to Taco Truck, Pronounced Dead at Hospital  NBC Southern California

A shooting on Sunday next to a taco truck in Santa Ana resulted in death, according to police.

1 person dead, 1 flown to Tyler hospital after shooting near Chandler

One person is dead and one person was flown to a Tyler hospital after a Monday afternoon shooting near Chandler.

NEMO man rushed to hospital after backing vehicle into a pond dam

A Northeast Missouri man was air lifted to the hospital after he drove his vehicle into a pond. The accident happened Sunday morning on private property just 12 ...

Negotiations on a new hospital in Southeast Washington have been suspended. Good.  The Washington Post

GEORGE WASHINGTON University's suspension of negotiations with the District to manage a new hospital in Southeast Washington may send the city back to ...

Marine released from hospital after deadly midair collision; search continues for five others  Stars and Stripes

The search continued Monday for five Marines who went missing last week after their KC-130 Hercules collided midair with an F/A-18 Hornet.

A Northeastern professor wants premature infants to thrive in the hospital. This simple change might help.  News@Northeastern

Even when they're not actively feeding, infants are perpetually sucking on toys, pacifiers, their own fingers—whatever they can get ahold of. “Babies are ...

Fourth child dies in hospital days after siblings die in tragic crash  Greenville News

Two-year-old Ar'mani Jamison succumbed to her injuries about 5:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Deputy Coroner Jeff Fowler.

Granby neighborhood holiday lights collect toys for children's hospital  WFSB

Holiday decorations are up and glowing, but some residents really go all out when it comes to the lights.

Pitt student in crosswalk hit by Port Authority bus  WTAE Pittsburgh

A student at the University of Pittsburgh was struck by a Port Authority bus while in a crosswalk on Fifth Avenue in Oakland.

Apartment fire in Johnson City sends one woman to the hospital with burns  WCYB

A Johnson City woman is burned on her legs after a fire started in her living room. She was sent to the Johnson City Medical Center for her injuries. Officials got ...

New hospital open house draws crowds - News  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — Two years and ten months after Mercyhealth broke ground on Mercyhealth's Javon Bea Hospital and Physician Clinic–Riverside, the public was ...

1 taken to hospital after shooting in Dayton  Dayton Daily News

Emergency crews responded to a report of a shooting in the 500 block of West Stewart Street in Dayton Sunday around 11:40 a.m..

George Washington University Hospital halts talks for new hospital in Southeast D.C.  Washington Post

George Washington University Hospital has suspended negotiations with the District to build and run a hospital east of the Anacostia River, telling city officials ...

1 dead, 3 taken to hospital after attempted robbery in Scotland County  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

One person died and three others were taken to a hospital after a shooting in Scotland County.

Trinity Health gets $86M revenue boost from new hospital  Becker's Hospital Review

Livonia, Mich.-based Trinity Health recorded higher revenue and operating income in the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 than in the year prior, according to ...

Hospital Fest 2018 in review (Power Trip, Prurient, Jesu, Merzbow, Kelly Moran, more)  Brooklyn Vegan

Dominick Fernow's Hospital Productions label celebrated its 21st birthday with a one-day festival at Queens' Knockdown Center.

85 years ago • A groundbreaking moment creates a showcase hospital for black St. Louisans

On Dec. 10, 1933, Mayor Bernard F. Dickmann laid the cornerstone for the Homer G. Phillips Hospital for Colored, at 2601 Whittier Street. The hospital was ...

Recap: Hospital Celtics vanquish Pelicans in triumphant return

In a nutshell Marcus Morris Sr. and his season-high 31 points bludgeoned the Pelicans into a pulp while Robert 'Timelord' Williams III blocked Anthony 'tired of ...

Hospital pharmacists in the frontline against AMR  European Public Health Alliance

Stephanie Kohl Policy & Advocacy Officer, European Association of Hospital Pharmacists. Antimicrobial Resistance threatens to endanger many patients' lives.

Hospital merger started rough, ended quickly - News  The Ledger

Lakeland Regional tried to address financial challenges in February 2017 through a merger with Orlando Health, whose officials told The Ledger they knew ...

Visitors barred from Kona hospital amid scabies outbreak  Hawaii News Now

HAWAII ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Visitors are being barred from Kona Community Hospital amid an ongoing scabies outbreak. The hospital said Friday that ...

Involving patients in hospital ‘rounds’ can curb medical errors, researchers find  The Boston Globe

Patient “rounds'' — the crucial daily meetings when doctors and other caregivers determine treatment — often occur in hospital hallways and remote conference ...

Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz gives impromptu concert at Children's Hospital  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Patients at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin received an unexpected surprise Friday afternoon when singer-songwriter Jason Mraz treated them to an impromptu ...

Route 924 Crash Sends One To Hospital: Abingdon Fire Company  Bel Air, MD Patch

1 Hospitalized In Crash On MD 924: Officials - Bel Air, MD - Two vehicles were involved in a crash in the middle of an intersection in Abingdon Monday, ...

Benny Mardones in hospital, ailing and asking for help

Benny Mardones, the once-mighty voice behind '80s hits like "Into the Night," is struggling with a range of health issues today. The 72-year-old singer is ...

Primghar Woman Taken To Hospital After Accident

Paullina, Iowa– A passenger in a Primghar woman's vehicle was taken to a hospital after an accident near Paullina on Saturday, December 8, 2018. The O'Brien ...

Hospital Boston Celtics are back! Lengthy injury report for New Orleans Pelicans game includes Irving, Horfor…  Celtics Blog

The Boston Celtics enter tonight's game against the New Orleans Pelicans on a five-game winning streak, but it's come at a cost. Several Celtics are currently ...

Three people taken to hospital after Longmont crash  Longmont Times-Call

Longmont police diverted southbound traffic for about an hour on Pace Street in the area of 17th Avenue after a crash required extrication.

Mid Coast Hospital paramedic's license suspended for drunk drive to call  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

A Maine firefighter was responding to a suspected drowning in Bath in September as a paramedic for Mid Coast Hospital when police say they noticed signs of ...

Three Taken To Hospital After Hull Crash

Hull, Iowa — Three people were taken to the hospital in the aftermath of a 2-vehicle crash late Friday afternoon at the intersection of Division Street and Highway ...

UP hospital asks for help while it fixes finances  The Detroit News

An Upper Peninsula county is being asked to extend a financial lifeline to a hospital, the area's largest employer.

Murrells Inlet vets helping vets at VA hospital in Charleston

Veterans in Murrells Inlet want to make sure fellow vets at the VA hospital in Charleston have a Merry Christmas. The American Legion Post 178 is behind the ...

UW Hospital now has 11 cases of Legionnaires' disease

Eleven patients at UW Hospital have developed Legionnaires' disease, apparently from the hospital's hot water system, and four of them remain in the hospital, ...

Local hospital, clinic closings leave employees out in the cold  KBTX

Rockdale Hospital, Rockdale Family Care Clinic, Rockdale Downtown Medical Clinic, Cameron Hospital and Cameron Clinic are among the closings.

One person transported to hospital following head-on crash in West Hartford  Hartford Courant

One person was transported to the hospital after two cars crashed head-on at the North Main Street and Asylum Avenue intersection in West Hartford Monday ...

Troy Hospital construction continues  Troy Daily News

TROY — The Kettering Health Network's Troy Hospital located in the 600 block of West Main Street, has set its tentative opening date.According.

Singer Jason Mraz delights young hospital patient during surprise visit  WESH Orlando

Singer Jason Mraz had an impromptu performance for patients and their loved ones at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. A hospital board member reached out to ...

Consultant: Hospital decision would help with recruitment  Jersey Evening Post

A CONSULTANT is calling on the States to make a 'rapid decision' regarding the site of the future hospital as he says that knowing the timeline for the facility will ...

Embattled University Hospital’s CEO resigns amid outbreak, sharp criticism

The CEO at University Hospital in Newark resigned Thursday, amid calls for his ouster from the mayor and the scrutiny of the state Health Department ...

Jason Mraz sings to kids at Wisconsin hospital  WTMJ-TV

Pop star Jason Mraz performed a concert for the patients and family members at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Friday.

George Washington University Hospital walks away from deal to run Ward 8 facility  Washington City Paper

George Washington University HospitalDarrow MontgomeryGeorge Washington University Hospital—the Universal Healthcare Services-owned, 370-bed facility ...

Opinion: The I-80 corridor must have a full-service acute care hospital  Berkeleyside

The closure of Alta Bates would be devastating. That's why, on Dec. 11, the Berkeley City Council will vote to demand Sutter Health commit to either retrofitting ...