Stories tagged: hospital
Thu., July 11, 2019, 3:39 p.m.
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, 9:15 p.m.
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, 3:50 p.m.
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, 8:46 p.m.
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, 3:24 p.m.
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, 1:06 p.m.
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, 4:15 p.m.
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, 10:04 p.m.
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, 7:28 p.m.
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, 12:42 p.m.
Tunisia’s interim health minister says 12 newborn babies have died while receiving care at a public maternity hospital.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
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, 12:31 p.m.
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, 6:41 p.m.
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, 12:04 p.m.
A Rathdrum man died in the hospital on Saturday after single-car crash Friday on U.S. Highway 95.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
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, 11:58 a.m.
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, 12:41 p.m.
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, 11:15 a.m.
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, 6:35 p.m.
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, 9:30 a.m.
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, 2:47 p.m.
Former president George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized because of low blood pressure and fatigue, his spokesman said Sunday.
Sun., May 20, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
President Mahmoud Abbas was hospitalized with fever Sunday just days after undergoing surgery on his ear, an official said.
Mon., May 14, 2018, 2:33 p.m.
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, 11:38 a.m.
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, 9:03 p.m.
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, 9 a.m.
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, 8:15 a.m.
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Several major not-for-profit hospital groups are trying their own solution to drug shortages and high medicine prices: creating a company to make cheaper generic drugs.
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 8:47 a.m.
An umbrella sparked a scare at a Seattle-area hospital after it was mistaken for a rifle.