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Allegheny Valley Hospital's new top doctor looks to reduce costly readmissions
Tribune-Review
Allegheny Valley Hospital's new chief medical officer faces a task that might seem counterintuitive: keeping people out of the hospital. Dr. Suzanne Labriola, who took the job in April, oversees the hospital's efforts to help patients stay healthy ...



Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Daylight shooting sends 1 to hospital
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
A man walks away in distress after a shooting victim is loaded into an ambulance in the 500 block of Sumner Street Saturday in Waterloo. 052717mp-Sumner-Street-shooting-4. Buy Now · MATTHEW PUTNEY, COURIER PHOTO EDITOR. Waterloo Police ...

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Patient preferences tug hospital spending toward outpatient facilities
ModernHealthcare.com
Finishing work on big projects in Detroit, El Paso and San Antonio, Tenet Healthcare Corp. is about to throttle back capital spending for hospitals to the tune of $150 million. Tenet's 2017 capital budget is expected to range between $700 million and ...



NorthJersey.com

Passaic hospital gives overdose patients a boost
NorthJersey.com
When a recovery specialist is the first person a substance abuser sees after waking up from an overdose, the chances of them getting help dramatically increases. Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com ...



Fredericksburg.com

Long-time hospital associates reflect on years of experience
Fredericksburg.com
Mary Washington Healthcare recently called together hospital associates and volunteers who have worked at the hospital from 25 years to more than half a century. Photos were taken for a pictorial “Wall of Fame”—poster-size pictures that are hanging ...



Healthcare IT News

Cloud computing will change the nature of hospital IT shops
Healthcare IT News
The freshest of those pieces, IDC's Cloud in Healthcare 2.0, said that hospitals are acquiring a taste for buying IT via the pay-as-you-go model and its operational expenditure approach rather than purchasing technology the old-fashioned way, as a ...



The Missoulian

Corvallis Rural Fire Department gets ambulance from Marcus Daly ...
The Missoulian
Marcus Daly Hospital donated an ambulance valued at around $30000 to the Quick Response Unit of the Corvallis Rural Fire Department.

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Alabama's News Leader

Woman shot in the head in Blountsville; airlifted to hospital
Alabama's News Leader
Kent said she has been airlifted to the hospital and is alert and conscious at this time. Investigators believe the shooting may have stemmed from a drug dispute, but are actively investigating all angles. ABC 33/40 has a crew on scene and will provide ...

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Syracuse.com

Two children and adult rushed to hospital after Syracuse hit-and-run
Syracuse.com
A beige vehicle tore through the sidewalk on the 400 block of Shonnard Street on Saturday and fled after striking two children, according to witnesses. An ambulance company said it transported two patients from the scene. (Patrick Lohmann | Syracuse.com).
SPD: Hit-and-run sends two children, one adult to hospitalCNYcentral.com

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Ars Technica

During a hospital stay, all microbial hell breaks loose between you ...
Ars Technica
In the first few hours of a hospital stay, the microbes living on the walls and other surfaces of the hospital try to overthrow your skin microbiome. Then all hell ...

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