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Gosport hospital scandal: Evidence was sufficient for prosecutions 14 years ago, detective says  The Independent

There is enough evidence to bring criminal charges over the deaths of at least 450 people at Gosport War Memorial Hospital given unnecessary doses of ...


Three wards shut at York Hospital  The Press, York

THREE wards at York Hospital have been closed to visitors.


Bangladesh's 'tree man' is back in hospital and needs more surgery  CNN

A Bangladeshi man who suffers from an extremely rare genetic disease known as "tree man" syndrome is back in hospital and faces more surgery after the ...


Ex-minister calls for hospital pigeon infection inquiry  BBC News

Alex Neil said experts should examine the deaths of two patients at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.


The 'Victorian' illnesses leaving hundreds in hospital  Bristol Post

It should not be okay that people are going to work and are coming home unable to put food on the table"


Man taken to hospital after falling house in Carlisle  News & Star

A MAN was taken to hospital with back and leg injuries after he fell from the guttering of a house in Carlisle.


A career in the hospital OT : Practitioner stories  AOP

As the head of optometry at Moorfields Eye Hospital, Dan Ehrlich, retires, he shares insight into his career with OT.


Gosport hospital deaths: Evidence 'strong enough to bring charges'  BBC News

There is "strong" evidence to bring criminal charges after the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital, the detective who led an ...


Man in hospital after street robbery  expressandstar.com

A 41-year-old man is in hospital after being robbed of £4600 by three men armed with baseball bats.


Girl, 9, in hospital after being hit by car in Dumbarton  BBC News

The nine-year-old girl was struck on a temporary walkway under a railway bridge in Dumbarton.


Man taken to hospital after being shot near Falinge Park  Rochdale Online

A man has been taken to hospital with leg injuries after being shot near Falinge Park on Monday (21 January).


Plans for 150 homes at former WWI hospital site could be approved despite objections  Gloucestershire Live

The two derelict hospital sites have been earmarked for redevelopment.


Fight to keep Wellington Community Hospital open  Somerset County Gazette

A GROUP of patients at a medical practice are fighting to keep Wellington Community Hospital amid fears it could close for good.


Two wards closed at York Hospital  The Press, York

TWO wards at York Hospital have been closed to visitors this weekend.


Man taken to hospital after suffering seizure in Blackburn town centre  Lancashire Telegraph

A MAN has been taken to hospital after suffering a seizure in Blackburn town centre.


Ambulances queuing at A&E as winter pressure intensifies on Royal Berkshire Hospital  In Your Area

By Claire Miller and James Aldridge. Hospital wards in Berkshire are becoming more crowded as winter pressures on the NHS increase. Figures show that 94.9 ...


Man still in 'serious condition' in hospital after Wolverhampton pub trouble  expressandstar.com

A man is still in a serious condition in hospital after an incident outside a city-centre pub in Wolverhampton.


Mother, 28, nearly loses her baby to sepsis after GPs and hospital staff turn her away  Daily Mail

The vital need for the NHS to get on top of the sepsis scandal has been highlighted after health staff failed to recognise the deadly condition in a baby girl.


Worcester hospital staff praised by patient's wife despite 12-hour trolley wait  Worcester News

A WIFE has praised hospital staff for the way they cared for her husband, despite him spending 12 hours on a trolley.


One person taken to hospital after crash in York  The Press, York

ONE person was taken to hospital after a crash in York this morning (January 21).


Man dies in hospital month after being struck by a car in Bolton  Manchester Evening News

The man has been in hospital ever since the collision which took place on Thursday, December 20.


Heartbreaking thing mum was denied as baby lay dying in hospital after attack  Mirror Online

The heartbroken mother of a baby boy shaken to death by his own father in a fit of rage has revealed she wasn't allowed to cuddle her son as he lay dying in ...


Lorenzo set for tests on hand after hospital visit  Motorsport.com

New Honda MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo went to hospital in Verona on Saturday afternoon with severe hand pain, and is set for further tests to discount any ...


Flat fire in St James Way, Sidcup, sends man to hospital  News Shopper

A man has been taken to hospital after a flat in Sidcup caught fire in the early hours of Saturday morning.


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.


When I Was Alone at the Hospital at 4AM, a Lyft Driver Restored My Faith in Humanity  Good News Network

I had not slept in days, and when I was released from the hospital at 4AM, I was anticipating an awkward drive home – but I was pleasantly surprised.


Israeli police raid Palestinian celebration of 50th anniversary of East Jerusalem hospital  Haaretz

The police on Monday raided an event marking the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Al-Makassed Hospital in East Jerusalem, fulfilling an order signed ...


A19 lorry fire: Man taken to hospital after suffering burns in blaze  Teesside Live

Police say a lorry caught fire on the southbound carriageway and could cause delays for hours.


Baby dies in hospital days after car ploughed into pram killing 23-year-old mum  The Sun

The pair were struck while crossing the road in Penge, South London, last Sunday.


Justin Timberlake visits Texas hospital patients after Can’t Stop the Feeling viral video  Metro.co.uk

People have praised Justin Timberlake for being a good Samaritan after he visited a Texas Children's hospital to surprise patients that made a viral video of his ...


Driver hospitalised after crash in Lavant  Spirit FM

The crash closed the A286 for around an hour on Sunday night. Police, paramedics and fire crews were all called to the scene just before 9pm.


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 ...


Person taken to hospital after Royston A505 crash  Royston Crow

A person was taken to hospital after a two-vehicle crash near McDonald's on the edge Royston yesterday.


The Cornish village facing a five and a half hour bus journey to get to hospital  Pirate FM

A report has revealed the village facing a five and a half hour bus journey to get to Cornwall's main hospital. Citizens Advice is worried about transport links and ...


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 ...


Blackpool Victoria Hospital opens ‘Community lounge’ to try and beat loneliness  Blackpool Gazette

A new “community lounge” will be opened at Blackpool Victoria Hospital to try totackle loneliness.


Laughing gas stolen from Portsmouth's Queen Alexandra Hospital during burglary  The News

A NUMBER of canisters of laughing gas have been stolen from a hospital.


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 ...


Gosport War Memorial Hospital: Former police chief says there is 'strong' evidence to prosecute for patient deaths  The News

THERE is 'strong' evidence to bring criminal charges after the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital a detective has said.


Attack at Newmarket hospital raises staff safety concerns  CityNews Toronto

The violent attack at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket has raised questions about safety for staff at hospitals. Jan 21, 2019, 6:28 PM.


Porters at this Teesside hospital think their pay is 'unfair' - and unions back them  Gazette Live

Around 75 porters are employed at the hospital, but are on a different salary band to their contemporaries elsewhere.


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 ...


One in hospital after car 'flips' in crash near Cardiff  BBC News

The car flipped over and then crashed into the central reservation on the A4232 near Cardiff.


Person pulled from river Tweed dies in hospital  The Southern Reporter

A person pulled from the river Tweed in Galashiels yesterday morning later died from their injuries at Borders General Hospital. Emergency *service* crews from ...


Elderly woman in hospital with serious injuries after crash on A69 near Brampton  News & Star

An elderly woman remains seriously ill in hospital following a crash on the A69 near Brampton yesterday.


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 ...


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 ...


Hillsboro Community Hospital to be run by receiver  KSN-TV

A Marion County judge agreed to appoint a receiver to operate and manage Hillsboro Community Hospital as a bank foreclosure lawsuit is pending.


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.


Man in hospital after being stabbed near Kew Gardens  Richmond and Twickenham Times

A man has been hospitalised after being stabbed close to the Kew Gardens.


Work to start on new Heatherwood Hospital  In Your Area

After five years of planning, building work is finally about to start on the long-awaited new Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot. The £98m complex will be in ...


Dartmouth woman begged to stay in hospital  TheChronicleHerald.ca

DARTMOUTH, N.S. - Christine Dodge says the province's broken health-care system has her fearing for her life. “I have literally been scared for the last 15 days,” ...


Specialist-led bereavement service may help curb legal action after hospital deaths  EurekAlert

Hospital bereavement services that are led by senior doctors and nurses and the person responsible for quality and safety may help to curb patient complaints ...


Labor promises $700 million, 300-bed hospital for booming North West  The Sydney Morning Herald

The NSW Labor opposition has promised to build a $700 million hospital in Sydney's burgeoning North West, where swaths of new suburbs will become home ...


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.


Palos, Loyola hospitals announce merger plan  Chicago Sun-Times

Palos Health and Loyola Medicine have taken steps toward merging the two hospital systems.


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.


Ban on Thai Billionaire Prompts Slump in Top Hospital Operator  Bloomberg

Shares of Thailand's top hospital operator by market value and its No. 2 airline sank after the resignation of their billionaire founder, who was banned by the ...


Pensioner taken to hospital with serious injuries after horrific crash with double decker bus  Liverpool Echo

The man in his 80s was driving a red Kia on Prescot Road.


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.


West Yorkshire people are still being admitted to hospital for Victorian illnesses  Huddersfield Examiner

Official figures show there were admissions for rickets, tuberculosis, gout and other 19th century diseases last year.


Muckamore Hospital issues go back decades  BBC News

Some news stories can only be described as grim. Sadly, one of them is the ongoing Muckamore Abbey Hospital scandal. While the detail surrounding the ...


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 ...


Two in hospital after light aircraft crashes in Co Londonderry  ITV News

Read the latest UTV stories, Two in hospital after light aircraft crashes in Co Londonderry on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest UTV news.


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.


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

A SICKNESS bug forced managers to quarantine hospital beds.


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.


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 ...


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.


Lauda released from hospital  Motorsport.com - Global Edition

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


Drug-taking Bury teenagers "stable" in hospital while a further arrest is made  Bury Times

A FURTHER person has been arrested as three teenagers remain in hospital in Bury.


Police called to incident at Craigavon hospital  BBC News

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


Woman is 'refused a termination by Irish hospital' despite historic abortion vote  Daily Mail

The woman now plans to travel to England, a well trodden path for Irish woman, to get an abortion to terminate the fetus after it was found to be showing a 'fatal ...


Justin Timberlake Responds to Viral Video from Children's Hospital — by Showing Up for a Visit  PEOPLE.com

Taking some time out during his Man of the Woods tour, Justin Timberlake visited kids at Methodist Children's Hospital in San Antonio.


Code Orange at the Montreal Children's Hospital meant all hands on deck  Montreal Gazette

'Carbon monoxide poisoning — come to the ER,' read the text that galvanized the response to the incident at LaSalle's École des Découvreurs. Catherine ...


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.


6 nurses at NC hospital ward who were pregnant together now have babies  CBS17.com

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (CNN/WGHP) -- Six nurses who work in the same unit at a North Carolina hospital got pregnant at the same time. Now, they all have ...


Thief stole a mobile phone from a patient in Inverclyde Royal Hospital  Greenock Telegraph

A THIEF stole a mobile phone from a patient within the high dependency unit of Inverclyde Royal Hospital.


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…


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.


Galveston hospital to treat two children burned in pipeline explosion in Mexico  Chron.com

A Galveston hospital admitted two children over the weekend with burn injuries from a deadly pipeline explosion last week in a small town in Mexico. Shriners ...


Shorten's hospital funding fix to grow emergency department  South Burnett Times

ALP Leader Bill Shorten has budgeted $15m to make urgent fixes to a Qld hospital's emergency department while ScoMo sat with journos for a Q&A.


3 owners of pvt hospital held  The Daily Star

Police yesterday arrested three owners of a private hospital over the death of a newborn in C-section due to alleged negligence of a doctor, who performed the ...


Mum forced to drive 'purple' baby to hospital who had breathing difficulties  Lincolnshire Live

A mum was forced to make her own way to hospitals on two separate occasions when she needed emergency care for her baby who had turned 'purple'.


Accident on EB I-82 sends one to hospital  KIMA CBS 29

YAKIMA, Wash- Two women were involved in an accident sending one to the hospital Monday morning. Both vehicles were traveling on Eastbound I-82 at ...


Search for Scarborough Hospital new boss goes on after first recruitment round is unsuccessful  Scarborough Today

The search for a new Chief Executive for the NHS trust which manages Scarborough Hospital is still ongoing.


Bevin taken to hospital after Tour Down Under crash  Cyclingnews.com

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.


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 ...


Family wins apology after man's death following short hospital visit for fracture  Liverpool Echo

Phil Gough, 86, died "as a result of a lack of nutrition" as his condition deteriorated when it should have instead improved following the routine procedure.


Hospital bosses 'working hard' to combat heavy delays  Worcester News

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


Police: Man fatally shot himself outside hospital ER  The Herald Bulletin

Anderson police were called Sunday to St. Vincent Anderson Hospital to investigate the self-inflicted shooting death of a young man.


Brooks-TLC shifts plans for new hospital to Fredonia  Buffalo News

Brooks-TLC Hospital System wont build its $67 million hospital in the town of Pomfret after all. Instead, the hospital system has shifted its plans to a sit…


Girl, 15, raped behind Couva hospital  Trinidad News

Police are investigating a report that a 15-year-old girl, who accepted a lift from a man she knew, was taken to an area behind the Couva Medical and ...


Lowestoft Hospital buyer vows to be 'sympathetic' to history of site | Lowestoft and Waveney News  Lowestoft Journal

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


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 ...


The little girl who spent her entire life in hospital  Wales Online

Lilly Lawrence was born with a range of severe health problems but amazed her family with her strength.


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.


Meet the latest babies born at Furness General Hospital  NW Evening Mail

MEET the newest additions to the Furness community.


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 ...


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 ...