Stories tagged: hospital
Mon., Dec. 2, 2019
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to a south Georgia hospital over the weekend for treatment of a urinary tract infection, a spokeswoman said Monday.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 12, 2019
Former President Jimmy Carter was recovering Tuesday from surgery to relieve pressure from bleeding on his brain. His spokeswoman said there were no complications from the procedure at Emory University …
Thu., July 11, 2019
A new study finds shortening hours for doctors during residency training hasn’t harmed patients. Researchers wanted to know whether limiting trainee doctors to 80-hour weeks affected the quality of care.
UPDATED: Thu., June 27, 2019
A dispute between two neighbors on Thursday in north Spokane led to a stabbing, sending one man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police responded to the reported stabbing at …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019
An Ohio critical-care doctor was arrested and charged with murder Wednesday in the deaths of 25 hospital patients who authorities say were deliberately given overdoses of painkillers.
Fri., May 24, 2019
A 16-year-old woman allegedly high on marijuana crashed into a car at about 5:50 p.m. Thursday on East Sinto Avenue and North Dick Road.
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019
A Washington State Patrol Trooper was sent to the hospital after a driver ran a stop sign in Spokane Valley on Friday afternoon and hit an unmarked patrol car.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019
Nurses and other hospital staff would get regular rest and meal breaks and other guarantees in their schedules under a bill that received final approval in both Legislature chambers Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019
Sen. Maureen Walsh apologizes for suggesting nurses at some small hospitals “probably play cards a good amount of the day.”
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019
Idaho State Police are investigating a three-car crash near Rathdrum that sent five people to the hospital on Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019
A pioneering use of drones to fly blood samples across a North Carolina hospital campus launched Tuesday in the latest move to expand their roles in business and health care.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019
Tunisia’s interim health minister says 12 newborn babies have died while receiving care at a public maternity hospital.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019
A 2-year-old boy died after falling into the Spokane River west of Nine Mile Falls in north Spokane County on Sunday afternoon.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A moose wandered into a hospital building in Alaska’s largest city and chowed down on some plants in the lobby as workers watched the massive animal in …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
Hospitals across the country rang in the New Year with a federal mandate to reveal their once-secret master price lists, although it’s unclear whether the new requirement will assist many …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018
A Rathdrum man died in the hospital on Saturday after single-car crash Friday on U.S. Highway 95.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018
A gunman opened fire Monday at a Chicago hospital, killing a police officer and two hospital employees after a domestic dispute exploded into a firefight with SWAT team members inside …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018
Eighty-five-year-old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fractured three ribs in a fall in her office at the court and is in the hospital, the court said Thursday.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018
The man accused in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre was released from a hospital and turned over to federal authorities for a court appearance Monday on charges he killed 11 people …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018
Idaho State Police say two people were hospitalized after their car struck a moose on U.S. 95 south of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018
The only Oregon hospital to offer heart transplants abruptly shut down its program Friday, leaving nearly two dozen patients on its waitlist to seek out-of-state treatment and hundreds of others …
Thu., July 26, 2018
The numbers have grown slowly, but they’re growing nonetheless: An outbreak of hepatitis C linked to Puyallup’s Good Samaritan Hospital continues to generate new confirmed cases.
UPDATED: Sun., May 27, 2018
Former president George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized because of low blood pressure and fatigue, his spokesman said Sunday.
Sun., May 20, 2018
President Mahmoud Abbas was hospitalized with fever Sunday just days after undergoing surgery on his ear, an official said.
Mon., May 14, 2018
Melania Trump underwent a procedure Monday morning to treat a benign kidney condition and will likely be hospitalized for the rest of the week, the White House said.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018
Experts from the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department say they have discovered seven “probable” new cases of hepatitis C tied to an
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018
After testing an ultraviolet light disinfection system for five months last year, St. Charles Bend has acquired three Tru-D SmartUVC devices that are now being used to kill some of …
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
Shells hit the center of a Syrian Kurdish enclave on Tuesday where Turkey is carrying out an offensive, landing near the area’s only hospital and killing one person, the hospital …
Tue., Feb. 6, 2018
Zimbabwe’s main opposition party said Tuesday its leader was in a hospital in neighboring South Africa as concerns rise over the health of Morgan Tsvangirai, who has dominated the opposition …
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018
In 1897, some years after the establishment of Sacred Heart and Deaconess hospitals, a new medical center called Spokane Protestant Sanitarium was established.