Stories tagged: patients
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Trump wants quick action by Congress to end ‘surprise medical bills’
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
The new medical study, published in November’s JAMA Network Open, sheds new light on this question, illuminated by the perspectives of 4,510 adult patients in the United States. From online …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Helicopters are bringing more patients to St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston from hospitals at places like Orofino, Grangeville and Cottonwood, said hospital CEO Blain Claypool.
Sun., June 24, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Google had created a tool that could forecast a host of patient outcomes, including how long people may stay in hospitals, their odds of re-admission and chances they will soon …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. JFK assassination, Nov 27, 1963
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
A nurse who is already serving a life sentence for two murders may have killed more than 100 patients over several years at two hospitals in northwestern Germany, prosecutors said …
Thu., May 18, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Not just a drill: Sacred Heart Medical Center simulates transporting patients with Ebola to new special pathogens unit
Sacred Heart Medical Center participated in a citywide drill Wednesday to simulate transporting a patient with Ebola from Spokane International Airport to the hospital’s new special pathogens unit, which is …
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
A man accused of sexually abusing patients while working as a nurse at a clinic near Portland has pleaded guilty.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 7:22 a.m.
Kenyan officials say at least 87 patients with mental illnesses have escaped from the country’s only psychiatric hospital after they were left unattended when medical workers at public hospitals went …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:35 p.m.
Prosecutors have charged an employee at Washington state’s largest psychiatric hospital with four counts of molesting four female patients, according to court records made public Friday.
Sun., Oct. 2, 2016, 5:36 p.m.
More than 1,500 former patients of Seattle Pain Centers have sought help in Washington emergency rooms since the chain of clinics was closed abruptly in July – and hundreds more …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2011, 1 p.m.
The nation’s worst hospitals treat twice the proportion of elderly black patients and poor patients than the best hospitals, and their patients are more likely to die of heart attacks …