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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Lengionella discovered at Totnes Community Hospital in Devon  Devon Live

The minor injuries unit at Totnes Community Hospital has been closed following the discovery of the potentially lethal Legionella bacteria.


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 ...


Ulster Hospital patient waits 45 hours in A&E  BBC News

A patient had to wait 45 hours in the emergency department before being admitted to a ward in the Ulster Hospital. It is understood the patient spent a ...


Police called to incident at Craigavon hospital  BBC News

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


Boy, 16, in hospital following suspected stabbing in Birtley  The Northern Echo

A 16-YEAR-OLD is seriously injured in hospital following a suspected stabbing at a pub.


UPDATE: One person airlifted to hospital after horror multi-vehicle crash in Moray  Press and Journal

One person has been airlifted to hospital tonight following a horrific crash on the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness road, and police have warned that a stretch of the ...


Pensioner hit by car in stable condition in hospital - man arrested after Co Down incident  Belfast Telegraph

A woman aged in her 80s, is in a stable condition in hospital after she was hit by a car in Co Down.


Driver rushed to hospital under police escort after being cut free from lorry near Brechin bypass  The Courier

A lorry driver was taken to Ninewells Hospital under police escort yesterday after his HGV jack-knifed on the A90 north of Brechin. The driver, who is in his 40s, ...


CCG bans patients from leaving hospital-managed GP practice amid exodus  Pulse

GP patients in Gosport have been banned from switching surgeries after a dramatic exodus of patients from a hospital-managed GP practice left others ...


Hospital bosses working to address issues following heavy delays  Worcester News

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


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…


Young dad put in hospital by yobs who threw brick through bus window  Liverpool Echo

A young dad suffered a suspected broken wrist after yobs threw a brick through the window of a bus during a spate of attacks reported on the network.


Two Glasgow schoolboys rushed to hospital after knifepoint robbery attack in east end  Evening Times

Family members have hit out at a group of thugs after an attack on two east end schoolboys who were walking home left the pair in hospital.


Mum receives 23 letters for same hospital appointment  Metro.co.uk

A mum-of-four came home to find 23 letters waiting on her doormat informing her of the same hospital appointment. Tarnya Coleshill, 29, said there were so ...


Patients to get faster access to surgery at Royal Blackburn Hospital  Lancashire Telegraph

PATIENTS will have access to surgery quicker after the opening of a new clinic at a hospital.


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 ...


Man needs hospital treatment after he was attacked by dogs in Bagworth  Leicestershire Live

A description of the dogs has been issued by police.


Couple born on same day in same hospital with same name celebrate joint 40th birthday  Devon Live

A married couple who were born on the same day at the same hospital and even share incredibly similar names are all set to celebrate their joint 40th birthdays ...


Man taken to hospital following Pontrilas crash  Hereford Times

THIS picture shows the damage caused to a car in a crash on the A465 in Pontrilas.


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.


Man taken to hospital after crash in Bluebell Road, North Walsham. | Cromer, Sheringham and North Walsham News  North Norfolk News

A car ended up on its side and a man was taken to hospital after a crash in North Walsham.


Revealed: Designs for final plans of 365 homes to be built on St George's Hospital site in Hornchurch  Romford Recorder

Park view of Bellway Homes' plans for phase two of their housing development on the former St George's Hospital site in Suttons Lane, Hornchurch. Photo: Scott ...


Baby who died in mum's arms 'would have lived if hospital followed procedure'  Mirror.co.uk

WARNING - UPSETTING IMAGES: Justin and Alison Clark, from Surbiton, Surrey, told an inquest how they repeatedly asked for their baby boy to be delivered ...


THREE-HUNDRED extra parking spaces are planned for this busy hospital  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Patients and visitors are being urged to turn up extra early for appointments.


'Essential' works to Watford General Hospital's car park continue  Watford Observer

Essential” engineering works will mean part of a hospital car park will remain off limits for at least another week.


Boy, 6, taken to hospital after hit and run in Aberdeen city centre  Aberdeen Evening Express

A six-year-old boy was taken to hospital after being knocked down in a hit-and-run in Aberdeen city centre. Police were today hunting for the driver of a small, ...


Person cut out of car as three in hospital after East Lancs crash  St Helens Star

EMERGENCY services have attended a road crash involving two vehicles on the East Lancashire Road in nearby Kirkby today (Thursday, January 17).


Lorry driver cut free by firefighters and taken to hospital as A90 closed between Dundee and Aberdeen  The Courier

A lorry driver has been cut free by firefighters and taken to hospital following a crash on the main road between Dundee and Aberdeen. The A90 was closed ...


Three taken to hospital after car and mini bus crash on Northumberland road  Chronicle Live

Paramedics took three people to hospital in Cramlington after the crash on Military Road near East Wallhouses.


Man requires hospital treatment after injecting himself with semen  Belfast Telegraph

A man developed an abscess after injecting himself with semen in an attempt to treat back pain, a new report found.


US churches raise money to buy ambulance, save Anglican hospital in West Bank city  Episcopal News Service

St. Luke's Hospital is a charity hospital in Nablus, West Bank, run by the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem. Photo: AFEDJ, from video. [Episcopal News *Service*] ...


Cyclist taken to hospital by air ambulance after crash on A159  Grimsby Live

A cyclist has been injured following an incident on the A159 between Scotter and Laughton.


M58 crash victim, 91, dies in hospital after four vehicle pile-up  Express

A 91-YEAR-OLD woman has died from injuries she suffered in a four-vehicle crash on the M58 motorway more than a week ago.


Woman died after ambulance prevented from going to closest hospital  USA TODAY

Tiffany Tate collapsed next to a hospital closed to ambulances. This little-known "ambulance diversion" policy has been shown to endanger patients.


70-year-old man in hospital following collision in Newport  South Wales Argus

A 70-YEAR-OLD man is in hospital following a vehicle collision.


The grim reality of Atlanta’s Grady hospital, where 100 die each year of Aids-related illnesses despite doctors’ tireless efforts  The Independent

Few health facilities in America have done more in the fight against HIV and Aids than Grady Health's Ponce De Leon Centre. At this Atlanta clinic, staff counsel ...


Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing  BBC News

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital, a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of ...


Oldham pub fight leaves one needing hospital treatment  Oldham Chronicle

Greater Manchester Police have launched an investigation following reports of a fight breaking out outside a pub in Oldham over the course of the weekend.


Firefighters respond to blaze at Gettysburg Hospital: reports  PennLive

Firefighters responded Thursday morning to a reported fire at Gettysburg Hospital, according to reports from multiple media outlets.


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 ...


Extra workers handling Raigmore Hospital clinical waste  BBC News

The GMB says it is 'cautiously optimistic' about new measures brought in at Raigmore Hospital.


Motorcyclist taken to hospital after serious crash with a van on Manchester Airport link road  Manchester Evening News

Police and fire chiefs described the accident on the A555 Airport Link Road junction on the border of Hazel Grove and Poynton as 'very serious'


Patient dies after vein damaged during routine hospital operation  Lincolnshire Live

A doctor has apologised to the family of Michael Douglas Hill for the "unanticipated chain of events"


Family will 'live with the consequences of hospital's £5.85m mistake for the rest of their lives'  Echo

A GIRL left disabled after suffering severe spinal cord damage during birth has been awarded £5.85m in compensation.


Pair taken to hospital after two vehicle crash  East Anglian Daily Times

Suffolk Fire and Rescue *Service* along with ambulance and police are dealing with an incident on Tom Crisp Way in Lowestoft. Picture: Lowestoft Fire and ...


Woman filmed dragging crying boy, 5, across hospital floor by his hair  Metro.co.uk

A woman was filmed dragging her crying five-year-old son by his hair across a hospital floor. The video shows woman the pull the shrieking boy as a ...


Hospital worker in court accused of placing plastic bag over elderly patient's head  Liverpool Echo

Santosh Bhatta was arrested and charged after a "serious incident" at Broadgreen Hospital - but denies any offence.


Birtley police incident RECAP: Three in hospital as investigation launched at Coach and Horses pub  ChronicleLive

Police and paramedics were called to the Coach and Horses pub in Birtley to deal with an ongoing incident.


Latest on Nuneaton hospital's visiting restrictions  Coventry Telegraph

There was an 'increased level' of diarrhoea and vomiting.


Staff suspended at Middlesbrough mental health hospital  BBC News

Concerns were raised about the techniques used by healthcare workers to move patients at the unit.


Abortion: Woman 'refused termination' at Dublin hospital  BBC News

A woman has been refused an abortion despite her unborn baby being diagnosed with a fatal foetal abnormality, the Dáil (Irish parliament) has heard.


Driver of suspected stolen car airlifted to hospital after being hit by police vehicle  NW Evening Mail

THE driver of a suspected stolen car involved in a pursuit was airlifted to hospital after being hit by a police vehicle.


Calls for council to buy health centre and hospital to end redevelopment "impasse"  Bristol Post

South Gloucestershire Council could break the “impasse” in long-running plans to redevelop Thornbury's health centre and hospital by buying both sites.


Patient kills self with gun at NCH Baker Hospital Downtown in Naples  Naples Daily News

The incident was confined to the patient's room and there was no further threat to public safety, said hospital and police spokesmen.


Fehily aiming for speedy hospital discharge after emergency appendix surgery | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

Jump jockey Noel Fehily is hoping to be discharged from hospital in the immediate future after having his appendix removed in an emergency operation on.


£10m revamp will transform former Aberdeen hospital site into luxury hotel  Aberdeen Evening Express

A historic Aberdeen hospital building is set to undergo a £10 million refurbishment and reopen as a top-class hotel. Plans were approved last year to turn four ...


Construction of new £98m hospital gains approval  Health Service Journal

Building work will get underway within weeks on a new hospital near Ascot, after the board of Frimley Health Foundation Trust gave it the go-ahead.


What to Make of Hospital Price Lists?  The New York Times

Experts praise them for transparency and vilify them for confusing patients.


Outbreak prompts advisory for visitors to extended care wing in Trail hospital  Castlegar News

An active outbreak of respiratory illness in the extended care wing at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital is prompting a warning to visitors this week.


Woman taken to hospital after rush-hour crash outside school  The Bolton News

EMERGENCY services rushed a woman to hospital after she was cut out of a vehicle following a crash this afternoon.


Glass window shattered at Methodist Hospital amid reports of shots fired  KTRK-TV

A perimeter has been set up around a tower at Methodist Hospital after reports of shots fired were unfounded.


We found price lists for the 115 biggest US hospitals so you don’t have to  Quartz

Thanks to new US law, we now know the standard price for a cotton ball at the New York Presbyterian Hospital is $1.15. The list price for a skull X-ray at Orlando ...


'I can't get my head around it': Hospital porter's anger at less pay than equivalents in other areas  Gazette Live

One full-time University Hospital of North Tees porter is annoyed at pay disparity between himself and porters elsewhere.


Sean Morrison: Cardiff City captain in hospital for 'procedure'  BBC Sport

Cardiff City captain Sean Morrison has been admitted to hospital for what the club has described as "a procedure."


Pedestrian taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Tadley  Newbury Weekly News Group

A PEDESTRIAN was taken to hospital after being hit by a car on Mulfords Way, Tadley this morning. An ambulance was called to the scene at 7:25am and the ...


Scheme at Musgrove Park Hospital saves patients 'thousands of nights' in hospital  Somerset County Gazette

A "COMMON sense" scheme which has helped Somerset patients avoid thousands of nights in hospital and saved £2 million will help the NHS…


Hospital chain unfairly dismissed director in restructure  Health Service Journal

A hospital group unfairly dismissed a senior manager as it restructured staff across three trusts, a tribunal has ruled.


New chair for major hospital trust  Health Service Journal

University College London Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed a new chair.


Toddler with fentanyl, cocaine in system revived at hospital  WNDU-TV

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A man has been charged with child endangerment after his 14-month-old son arrived unresponsive at a hospital with fentanyl and cocaine in ...


Biker taken to hospital after crash with van on Tavistock Road  Plymouth Live

Delays reported between Derriford Roundabout and George Junction.


Williston hospital granted payment plan  WCJB

Williston's Regional General Hospital has a troubled financial history and now city officials are demanding payment for unpaid utility bills.


Nashville General Execs Weighing Hospital Move  Nashville Scene

The leaders of Nashville General Hospital have started weighing options for a potential move from their home on D.B. Todd Jr. Boulevard, where their lease with ...


Layoffs planned at Grand River Hospital | TheRecord.com  TheRecord.com

Grand River Hospital is planning layoffs to deal with a projected deficit of $7.4 million.


DMC downtown hospital chief Steiner to leave  Crain's Detroit Business

Scott Steiner, who has been CEO of the adult downtown hospitals of Detroit Medical Center the past two years, will leave DMC Feb. 8 for a job at an Albany, Ga., ...


Piers Morgan reveals shocking truth behind THAT hospital photo  Mirror Online

It turns out while Piers Morgan was sending Twitter into meltdown over a picture of him in hospital - there was something shocking going on.


Shake-up at Beaumont Health as top Royal Oak hospital executive departs  Crain's Detroit Business

Rosanna Morris, R.N., is resigning as president of Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak after two years to accept a position at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in ...


Danbury Police Seek Suspect in Shooting Near Hospital  NBC Connecticut

Danbury police are searching for the suspect in a shooting near Danbury Hospital.


Kingscliff disability advocate harassed as Tweed hospital plan divides community  ABC Local

A prominent disability advocate says he has been called "fatty" and "porky" in abusive emails sent because he supports a controversial hospital planned for ...


Lincoln biker in hospital after serious crash  The Lincolnite

Officers closed off the road last night while they dealt with the collision between a bike and a car.


SA man in hospital with gunshot wounds  9news.com.au

Police are investigating an incident in Adelaide's north in which a man took himself to hospital with suspe...


Mum who lives in daily agony slams hospital for lack of support  Bristol Post

A mum born with a rare condition which pushes part of her brain into her spinal cord has slammed a Bristol hospital for ignoring her calls for help.


Charlton Athletic Women v Man Utd Women: Charlotte Kerr leaves hospital  BBC Sport

Charlton Athletic's Charlotte Kerr has left hospital after suffering a rib injury that led to Sunday's Women's Championship match against Manchester United being ...


University of Louisville, Ardent Health talking Jewish Hospital deal  Courier Journal

U of L officials are said to have opened discussions with Ardent Health of Nashville on deal to buy Jewish Hospital, Frazier.


Royal Bolton Hospital to pay millions after birthing mistake  The Bolton News

A YOUNG boy who was left with a catastrophic brain injury after failings during his birth at Bolton hospital has won multi-million-pound NHS damages.


Three taken to hospital after two collisions on A303  Andover Advertiser

THREE people have been taken to hospital after two separate collisions on the A303 this afternoon.


17th January 2019 Features QPR players visit Hammersmith Hospital  QPR official website

QPR defender Darnell Furlong and Under 23s player Charlie Fox visited Hammersmith Hospital last week ahead of a collection at Saturday's game against ...


Doctor: Climate policy will help 'keep my patients out of the hospital'  MPR News

Lawmakers will hear Thursday how climate change exacerbates health problems -- from asthma to Lyme disease.


Man with schizophrenia died after being given too many sedatives in hospital, Tasmanian coroner finds  ABC News

A Tasmanian coroner has found shortcomings in the care provided to a man with schizophrenia by the North West Regional Hospital in Burnie led to his ...


Sunderland Royal Hospital shoes bring back memories  BBC News

A project at Sunderland Royal Hospital uses shoes to help patients with dementia.


Williston hospital granted payment plan for unpaid utility bills  WCJB

Williston's Regional General Hospital has a troubled financial history and now city officials are demanding payment for unpaid utility bills.


Diego Maradona recovering in hospital after operation for internal bleeding  BBC Sport

Argentina's World Cup-winning legend Diego Maradona is recovering in hospital after a successful operation to stop internal bleeding caused by a hernia, his ...


Man charged over Bedminster 'hit-and-run' which left pensioner in hospital  Bristol Live

Police have charged a 26-year-old man after a pensioner was seriously injured in a collision in a shopping street in Bedminster. Conor Coltman will appear ...


Hospital worker taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after slip  Aberdeen Evening Express

The man, who is in his 20s, suffered a leg injury at 8.30am beside the Foresterhill Health Campus. A crew from the Scottish Ambulance *Service* was called to the ...


City hospital system proposes changes to charity-care payments  Crain's New York Business

A fight over which hospitals bear the brunt of federal cuts to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital payments could linger throughout the year if Congress ...


Region S Palm Beach County Teen hit by car in Palm Beach County, taken to hospital  WPTV.com

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — A teenage girl was hit by a car and taken to the hospital Thursday morning in suburban Boca Raton.