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Pupils in hospital after 'drug-related' incident at Dunfermline High School  BBC News

Four pupils have been taken to hospital after becoming unwell during a suspected drug-related incident at a school in Fife. Emergency services including five ...

Man given hospital order for stabbing girlfriend 173 times  The Guardian

A man who stabbed his girlfriend 173 times has been given an indefinite hospital order, after serious concerns were raised over police and mental health ...

Prince Philip undergoes hospital checks after car crash  The Guardian

The Duke of Edinburgh has undergone hospital checks on his doctor's advice following his car accident in which two women received minor injuries and a baby ...

Councillors "appalled" by "disingenuous" claims over Bishop Auckland Hospital Ward 6  The Northern Echo

COUNCIL chiefs have said they are "appalled" at "disingenuous" claims by health bosses over the future of a hospital ward.

Woman refused abortion by Dublin hospital despite Ireland introducing new law  The Independent

A woman has been refused an abortion in Dublin despite the fact her unborn baby has been diagnosed with a fatal foetal abnormality, according to a claim ...

Hayley Slater to break out of hospital in EastEnders  Radio Times

EastEnders' Hayley Slater (Katie Jarvis) has had a traumatic week in which she passed out drunk and put her baby in danger and survived a suicide attempt ...

Muckamore Abbey Hospital: Problems 'could be tip of iceberg'  BBC News

The crisis at Muckamore Abbey Hospital "could be the tip of the iceberg", the chair of the biggest review into NI's mental health services has said. Prof Roy ...

Hospital, series 4 episode 2 review: a key understanding of one of Britain's most renowned institutions  The Telegraph

Last month the BBC screened Care, a drama about the state's failing provision for dementia sufferers. Its author Jimmy McGovern reserved his largest lashing of ...

"This will solve nothing!!" - Reaction to new Coventry hospital car park system  Coventry Telegraph

A new system has been brought in at Coventry's hospital car park - meaning you won't need a ticket - but people still don't think it will solve the car park's ...

Sudan protester under arrest in hospital after being shot  Channel 4 News

Police in Sudan have fired live ammunition at mourners outside the home of a protester who died after he was shot yesterday on the streets of Khartoum. There's ...

Person flown to hospital in 'critical condition' after crash - A590 reopens  NW Evening Mail

THE A590 is shut in both directions after a crash near Newby Bridge.

East Surrey Hospital is officially 'outstanding' - live updates of Care Quality Commission's inspection report  Surrey Live

Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust has been given the highest possible rating in four of six areas assessed.

Wards closed as flu outbreak hits North East hospitals  ChronicleLive

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have closed two wards over fears of a flu outbreak but say efforts to prevent norovirus spreading are working.

Prince Philip visits hospital in wake of Sandringham car crash  ITV News

Prince Philip visited hospital in the aftermath of his car crash at Sandringham, Buckingham Palace has said. The Duke of Edinburgh had a precautionary ...

Lowestoft Hospital buyer vows to be 'sympathetic' to history of site | Latest Suffolk and Essex News  East Anglian Daily Times

The mystery buyer behind the £475000 winning bid to take control of Lowestoft Hospital has vowed to be 'sympathetic' to its history.

AIDSfree: The crumbling hospital that treats 120,000 people for HIV  The Independent

Amid the peeling paint and damaged walls of Maputo's largest hospital, the medical staff are working on the front line of a global epidemic that sees a teenage ...

My son spent a week in hospital after catching flu - I wish he’d been vaccinated  Manchester Evening News

Ellie Davy's son Henry spent a week in hospital after he developed a lower respiratory tract infection, possibly linked to flu.

Carlisle man remains critical in hospital following A69 crash a week ago  News & Star

A CARLISLE man remains in a critical condition in hospital following a crash a week ago.

Man dead and woman taken to hospital after shooting in Warrenpoint, Co Down  The Irish News

A MAN is understood to have been killed on Friday night in a shooting in Warrenpoint, Co Down.

GWH beds out of action as vomiting virus hits Swindon hospital, figures show  Swindon Advertiser

A SICKNESS bug forced managers to quarantine hospital beds.

Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion released from hospital after lung problems  BBC Sport

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is released from a Vienna hospital after treatment for influenza.

Armed man shot by police detained in secure hospital  ITV News

A judge has praised Durham Constabulary firearms officers for showing 'commendable conduct and selfless courage' when they shot a man who was ...

North Kashmir woman gives birth on road after Srinagar's LD hospital refuses to admit her, baby dies  Kashmir Reader

Srinagar: A woman from remote Mooree area of Kupwara district in north Kashmir was forced to deliver on the road after doctors at Srinagar's Lal Ded Hospital ...

Hospital advice on the importance of a good night's sleep for patients  The Northern Echo

A NEW booklet has been launched to highlight the importance for patients to enjoy a good night's sleep.

Three teenage schoolboys are in hospital 'after taking drugs'  Daily Mail

Two boys aged 15 and one aged 14 are being treated by medics in Bury, Greater Manchester as police investigate what they may have taken and how much.

Royal Oldham Hospital was on highest alert level as medics struggled with sheer volume of patients  Manchester Evening News

The hospital was also forced to divert ambulances from its A&E department on two occasions during the busiest week so far this winter.

Binman airlifted to hospital after accident with own bin lorry  The Northern Echo

A YORK binman was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after an accident involving his own bin lorry earlier this month.

Boy, 11, transferred to hospital in Bristol after being struck by car  Plymouth Live

A boy is spending the night in hospital in Bristol after being hit by a car in Plymstock on Friday evening. The youngster, aged 11, was initially rushed to Derriford ...

Councillor recovering in hospital after emergency surgery  Hereford Times

A COUNTY councillor is on the mend after undergoing emergency surgery shortly after Christmas.

Woman, 70, taken to hospital following A69 crash  News & Star

A WOMAN has been taken to hospital following a crash on the A69 near Brampton.

Bevin taken to hospital after Tour Down Under crash

CCC Team were left waiting on news of Patrick Bevin's health after the leader of the Tour Down Under crashed heavily on stage 5 of the race on Saturday.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital: Self-harm concerns raised  BBC News

Inspectors have ordered improvements at a hospital emergency unit after three patients who were not properly assessed attempted to self-harm. The Care ...

Viewers heartbroken as girl with 'common cold' left unable to speak or swallow  Liverpool Echo

The inflammation on her brain saw Sophie struggle with basic tasks.

Lauda released from hospital - Global Edition

Niki Lauda has been released from hospital in Vienna, after being admitted earlier this year following a flu-like infection.

Ulster Hospital patient waits 45 hours in A&E  BBC News

A patient had to wait 45 hours in the emergency department before being admitted to a ward in the Ulster Hospital. It is understood the patient spent a ...

Police called to incident at Craigavon hospital  BBC News

Police, fire and ambulance services attended the incident regarding a patient causing a disturbance.

Altnagelvin Hospital: Boy injured at birth set for £5m payout  BBC News

A six-year-old boy from County Londonderry who sustained life-changing injuries during birth is to be awarded almost £5m in damages. The child, who cannot ...

Layoffs on the way at Grand River Hospital

A mounting deficit at Kitchener's Grand River Hospital means some staff will need to be cut in the months to come. The hospital's deficit is at $7.4 million.

Casualty flown to hospital after horror five-vehicle pile-up on Moray road  Press and Journal

A motorist was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following a horror five-vehicle crash last night. Two vans and three cars were involved in the pile-up on ...

Darlington's Priory mental hospital is rated as outstanding  The Northern Echo

A HOSPITAL near Darlington which helps patients with mental health conditions has been ranked among the seven per cent best such services in the…

Driver stable in hospital after crash which closed M4 near Port Talbot  WalesOnline

Two people were taken to hospital following a two car collision on the eastbound carriageway of the M4. Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue *Service* ...

Suspected chemical incident puts workers in hospital  Hereford Times

AN industrial site in Hereford was closed off by the police because of a " suspected chemical incident".

Staff at Leicester General Hospital create makeshift wedding venue for patient and his bride  Leicestershire Live

Harry and Beverley have known each other for 30 years.

Abraar Karan: Doing things for no reason in the hospital - The BMJ  The BMJ

Many of the things we do as doctors continue simply because “that's the way we've always done it,” says Abraar Karan. abraar “Anyone who tells you that you ...

Prince Philip taken to hospital after A149 crash  KLFM 96.7

His precautionary check confirmed HRH had no injuries of concern.

Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary  BBC News

The hospital's first such procedure was carried out on a 44-year-old patient on 14 January 1979.

CCG bans patients from leaving hospital-managed GP practice amid exodus  Pulse

GP patients in Gosport have been banned from switching surgeries after a dramatic exodus of patients from a hospital-managed GP practice left others ...

Watchdog probes three 'serious incidents' in maternity ward at Burton's Queen's Hospital  Derbyshire Live

The body leading the investigation looks to prevent 600 stillbirths each year.

Surgeon accused of trying to record staff in Winchester hospital restroom  The Boston Globe

Dr. Dennis Begos was arraigned last month in Woburn District Court on one count of attempting to commit secret sexual surveillance.

Pensioner hit by car in stable condition in hospital - man arrested after Co Down incident  Belfast Telegraph

A woman aged in her 80s, is in a stable condition in hospital after she was hit by a car in Co Down.

Carillion Pocketed £205m Despite Finishing Just 10% Of Much-Delayed Hospital  HuffPost UK

Construction giant Carillion earned £205million from a contract to build a multi-million pound hospital despite completing just 10% of vital engineering work ...

Man taken to hospital after air ambulance lands in churchyard  Stoke-on-Trent Live

A number of witnesses contacted us after seeing the air ambulance land.

Rising drug costs are gut punch to hospital budgets, triggering staff and service cuts, other changes  Healthcare Finance News

According to a new study from the National Opinion Research Center, or NORC, at the University of Chicago, hospitals are badly suffering under the weight of ...

UCLan medical students start placements at West Cumberland Hospital and GP surgeries  News & Star

Sixteen new faces are at work in hospitals and GP surgeries in West Cumbria thanks to a link up with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan).

Boy, 16, in hospital following suspected stabbing in Birtley  The Northern Echo

A 16-YEAR-OLD is seriously injured in hospital following a suspected stabbing at a pub.

Hospital bosses working to address issues following heavy delays  Worcester News

A HOSPITAL trust chief has admitted demand is “exceptionally high” after patients raised concerns about queuing ambulances, heaving corridors…

Cherokee County hospital undergoing $1M renovation | WBMA  Alabama's News Leader

Changes to the only hospital in Cherokee County will make it easier for residents to get the help they need in their own community. The Floyd Cherokee County ...

Hospital forces Palestinians off bus passing through its grounds, separating them from Israelis  Haaretz

When public bus line 18 stops at the entrance to the Barzilai Medical Center, Palestinians have to get off and go through security checks, while Israeli ...

Swindon hospital accused of 'conflict' over Vienna visit  BBC News

A hospital has been accused of a conflict of interest after senior staff accepted a trip from a private firm to Austria to see a rehabilitation centre. Circle Health ...

Mother left to transport 'purple' baby to hospital  Lincolnshire Reporter

The trust which runs an urgent care centre in Skegness has apologised after a mother was forced to make her own way to Grimsby and Pilgrim hospitals for ...

Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing  BBC News

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital, a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of ...

Driver rushed to hospital under police escort after being cut free from lorry near Brechin bypass  The Courier

A lorry driver was taken to Ninewells Hospital under police escort yesterday after his HGV jack-knifed on the A90 north of Brechin. The driver, who is in his 40s, ...

Preemie born more than 3 YEARS ago has gone home from hospital  Daily Mail

Zariah Donovan, three, from Utah, has spent most of her life at Nationwide Children's Hospital after she developed a serious lung disease that gave her a zero ...

Hospitals Stopped Readmitting Medicare Patients So Often. Was That a Good Thing?  The New York Times

A new government program was supposed to prevent certain Medicare recipients from cycling in and out of hospitals. Now some experts worry it may be costing ...

Omaha Hospital Sued After Pediatric Surgeons Resign  Medscape

Two surgeons say they were pushed to resign after they told Children's Hospital a colleague was incompetent. The hospital says it strongly disagrees with the ...

Hospital needs help identifying patient with dementia  KEYE TV CBS Austin

UPDATE: The hospital said they do not have a definitive ID yet but have received many leads that their team is tracking down.

Patient who killed himself in Naples was man, 76; hospital representatives discuss security measures  Naples Daily News

The NCH hospital where a 76-year-old patient killed himself with a gun Thursday does not have a metal detector, but other security measures are in place, ...

Patients to get faster access to surgery at Royal Blackburn Hospital  Lancashire Telegraph

PATIENTS will have access to surgery quicker after the opening of a new clinic at a hospital.

'Keep your hands off': Doctors caution against moving wards from Scarborough hospital

A group of doctors is sounding the alarm over a planned closure of the pediatrics and obstetrics ward at what's known to many as the Scarborough Grace ...

Latest on Nuneaton hospital's visiting restrictions  Coventry Telegraph

There was an 'increased level' of diarrhoea and vomiting.

TV review: American History's Biggest Fibs; Hospital | Times2  The Times

American History's Biggest FibsBBC FourHospital BBC Two Lucy Worsley's documentaries often have the rare distinction of being two ...

Police to provide update after 'distressed' dad, 26, died in hospital  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The grieving family of a 26-year-old man who died hours after being found 'distressed' in a street are set to be updated on the status of two separate ...

Hospital worker in court accused of placing plastic bag over elderly patient's head  Liverpool Echo

Santosh Bhatta was arrested and charged after a "serious incident" at Broadgreen Hospital - but denies any offence.

Family will 'live with the consequences of hospital's £5.85m mistake for the rest of their lives'  Echo

A GIRL left disabled after suffering severe spinal cord damage during birth has been awarded £5.85m in compensation.

Revealed: Designs for final plans of 365 homes to be built on St George's Hospital site in Hornchurch  Romford Recorder

Park view of Bellway Homes' plans for phase two of their housing development on the former St George's Hospital site in Suttons Lane, Hornchurch. Photo: Scott ...

Parking fees rise at many hospitals in 2017-18, analysis finds  BBC News

Four in 10 NHS hospitals in England have increased car parking prices in the last year, new data suggests. A total of 124 of the 152 trusts running hospitals ...

Irish woman 'denied' abortion at Dublin hospital despite new legislation  ABC News

A Dublin hospital refused an abortion to a woman despite two doctors diagnosing her baby with a fatal foetal abnormality, Irish MPs have heard.

The grim reality of Atlanta’s Grady hospital, where 100 die each year of Aids-related illnesses despite doctors’ tireless efforts  The Independent

Few health facilities in America have done more in the fight against HIV and Aids than Grady Health's Ponce De Leon Centre. At this Atlanta clinic, staff counsel ...

Health boards told to end ‘rip-off’ TV charges for hospital patients  Edinburgh Evening News

HEALTH boards have been told they should end “rip off” charges faced by patients who want to watch TV in their hospital beds.

Three taken to hospital after car and mini bus crash on Northumberland road  Chronicle Live

Paramedics took three people to hospital in Cramlington after the crash on Military Road near East Wallhouses.

Young dad put in hospital by yobs who threw brick through bus window  Liverpool Echo

A young dad suffered a suspected broken wrist after yobs threw a brick through the window of a bus during a spate of attacks reported on the network.

Suspect search forces lockdown at Phoenix Children's Hospital  ABC15 Arizona

Phoenix Children's Hospital was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon while police searched for a wanted suspect.

Man requires hospital treatment after injecting himself with semen  Belfast Telegraph

A man developed an abscess after injecting himself with semen in an attempt to treat back pain, a new report found.

UPDATE: Woman carjacked outside Charleston hospital; car recovered  WSAZ-TV

It happened just after 7 p.m. Friday outside Women's and Children's Hospital in the 800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.

70-year-old man in hospital following collision in Newport  South Wales Argus

A 70-YEAR-OLD man is in hospital following a vehicle collision.

Mum says baby would still be alive if 'hospital followed procedure'

A mum has told of her heartbreak after the death of her baby son who she claims would still be alive if 'hospital staff followed correct procedure'. An inquest ...

Justin Timberlake visits San Antonio hospital  WOAI

Justin Timberlake made a visit to a local hospital Friday and surprised patients. People took to Twitter to share pictures of the pop star visiting Methodist ...

The 'angel' who secretly pays patients' hospital bills  BBC News

Nigerian hospital patients may not be allowed to leave until they have paid their bill. But in Lagos a wealthy philanthropist is on the lookout for people to help.

Oldham pub fight leaves one needing hospital treatment  Oldham Chronicle

Greater Manchester Police have launched an investigation following reports of a fight breaking out outside a pub in Oldham over the course of the weekend.

Man taken to hospital after crash in Bluebell Road, North Walsham. | Cromer, Sheringham and North Walsham News  North Norfolk News

A car ended up on its side and a man was taken to hospital after a crash in North Walsham.

Legionella discovered at Totnes Community Hospital in Devon  Devon Live

The minor injuries unit at Totnes Community Hospital has been closed following the discovery of the potentially lethal Legionella bacteria.

Judge removes N. Kansas City company from running hospital, cites ‘irreparable harm’  Kansas City Star

A district court judge removed North Kansas City-based hospital management company EmpowerHMS from a Hillsboro, Kan., facility. Some operations at 13 ...

Staff suspended at Middlesbrough mental health hospital  BBC News

Concerns were raised about the techniques used by healthcare workers to move patients at the unit.

Mum receives 23 letters for same hospital appointment

A mum-of-four came home to find 23 letters waiting on her doormat informing her of the same hospital appointment. Tarnya Coleshill, 29, said there were so ...

Fehily aiming for speedy hospital discharge after emergency appendix surgery | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

Jump jockey Noel Fehily is hoping to be discharged from hospital in the immediate future after having his appendix removed in an emergency operation on.

We found price lists for the 115 biggest US hospitals so you don’t have to  Quartz

Thanks to new US law, we now know the standard price for a cotton ball at the New York Presbyterian Hospital is $1.15. The list price for a skull X-ray at Orlando ...

THREE-HUNDRED extra parking spaces are planned for this busy hospital  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Patients and visitors are being urged to turn up extra early for appointments.

Construction of new £98m hospital gains approval  Health Service Journal

Building work will get underway within weeks on a new hospital near Ascot, after the board of Frimley Health Foundation Trust gave it the go-ahead.

Extra workers handling Raigmore Hospital clinical waste  BBC News

The GMB says it is 'cautiously optimistic' about new measures brought in at Raigmore Hospital.

Prince William flies air ambulance to hospital  BBC News

The Duke of Cambridge flies a helicopter to mark the 30th anniversary of London's Air Ambulance.