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Mold Linked to a Seventh Death at Seattle’s Children Hospital

Mold infestations at a Washington state hospital have claimed yet another life, according to the deceased’s family. On Wednesday, 5-month-old Elizabeth Hutt died, following months of complications from a mold infection her family says she contracted at Seattle’s Children Hospital. If accurate, it would be the seventh…Read more...
Tags: Science, Washington, Mold, Hospitals, Infectious Diseases, Seattle, Children Hospital, Elizabeth Hutt, Seattle 's Children Hospital


Her Dream of Becoming a Doctor Turned Into a Nightmare, and a Movie

Dr. Amani Ballour was the manager of an underground hospital in Syria. Now her life is the subject of an Oscar-nominated documentary.
Tags: News, Syria, Hospitals, Doctors, Amani, Women and Girls, Children and Childhood, Academy Awards (Oscars, Documentary Films and Programs, Amani Ballour, Ballour, The Cave (Movie


Her Dream of Becoming a Doctor Turned into a Nightmare, and a Movie

Dr. Amani Ballour was the manager of an underground hospital in Syria. Now her life is the subject of an Oscar-nominated documentary.
Tags: News, Syria, Hospitals, Doctors, Amani, Women and Girls, Children and Childhood, Academy Awards (Oscars, Documentary Films and Programs, Amani Ballour, Ballour, The Cave (Movie


Huge Shelters for Coronavirus Patients Pose New Risks, Experts Fear

It’s not clear how patients are screened or treated in China’s makeshift wards, nor even how long they are to remain.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, United States, Epidemics, William, Influenza, Viruses, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Schaffner, Wuhan (China, Your-feed-science, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Indonesia Has No Reported Coronavirus Cases. Is That the Whole Picture?

Experts find it astonishing that Indonesia has yet to announce a case despite hosting some 5,000 Chinese tourists a day in Bali before halting flights last week.
Tags: News, Bali, Indonesia, Hospitals, Epidemics, World Health Organization, Viruses, Far East, Politics And Government, South and Southeast Asia and Pacific Areas, Travel and Vacations, Bali (Indonesia, MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Hiding From Coronavirus in Indonesia. But Is It Truly Virus-Free?

Experts find it astonishing that Indonesia has yet to announce a case despite hosting some 5,000 Chinese tourists a day in Bali before halting flights last week.
Tags: News, Bali, Indonesia, Hospitals, Epidemics, World Health Organization, Viruses, Far East, Politics And Government, South and Southeast Asia and Pacific Areas, Travel and Vacations, Bali (Indonesia, MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Her Grandmother Got the Coronavirus. Then So Did the Whole Family.

“What kind of government is this?’ asks a family of three generations sickened by the new virus and desperate for care in Wuhan, the Chinese city at the center of the outbreak.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Epidemics, Wuhan, Quarantines, Wuhan (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


LA County bids to purchase St. Vincent Medical Center for homeless aid

By ERIC HEINZ, City News Service Los Angeles County has submitted a bid to purchase St. Vincent Medical Center in Westlake to be used for homeless housing and assistance. “Los Angeles County is best suited to take the lead in turning St. Vincent Medical Center into a facility that could help address our need for more affordable housing, interim housing and wraparound mental and medical health services,” said County Supervisor Hilda Solis, who made the proposal to purchase it to the Board of Supe...
Tags: Business, News, California, Sport, Hospitals, Soccer, Healthcare, Homeless, St Vincent, Local News, Los Angeles County, John Lee, Farrell, Westlake, LA County, Verity


Request for CVs – Individual consultant from the Ministry of Health in Lesotho

Terms of Reference:  (Individual) Short Term Individual Consultant DEPARTMENT Project Implementing Unit JOB TITLE Development of Project Implementation Manual PROJECT Lesotho Nutrition and Health System Strengthening Project (LNHSSP) RESPONSIBLE TO Project Coordinator DATE OF ISSUE 3rd February 2020 Introduction The Government of Lesotho (GOL) is planning to implement the Lesotho Nutrition and Health System Strengthening […] The post Request for CVs – Individual consultant from the Ministry of...
Tags: Article, Hospitals, Lesotho, Ministry of Health, Special Reports, Lesotho Ministry of Health, Individual Consultant, Government of Lesotho GOL, Lesotho Nutrition and Health System Strengthening


New Report on 138 Coronavirus Cases Reveals Disturbing Details

A highly contagious patient, virus transmission inside a hospital and unexpected turns for the worse have emerged as part of the epidemic in China.
Tags: News, Hospitals, Viruses, Wuhan (China, MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Journal of the American Medical Assn, Your-feed-healthcare, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Super-spreaders


‘We Are Left to Face Death Alone’

The Assad regime and its Russian allies are brutally attacking Idlib province in Syria, but the world has abandoned the Syrian people.
Tags: News, Syria, Hospitals, Assad, Idlib, Civilian Casualties, Academy Awards (Oscars, Defense and Military Forces, Aleppo (Syria, Idlib (Syria


When the Teenager or Young Adult Has Cancer

Adolescents and young adults are a special population of cancer patients.
Tags: News, Cancer, Age, Youth, Leukemia, Hospitals, Doctors, Lymphoma, Chemotherapy, Chronological


Beijing Sees ‘Major Test’ as Doors to China Close and Coronavirus Deaths Surpass SARS

The number of dead is likely to grow as the tally of confirmed infections surges by more than 2,000 every day. “There’s no sign that it’s getting better,” said a health expert.
Tags: News, Hospitals, Beijing, Epidemics, World Health Organization, Viruses, Lam, Communist Party of China, Shutdowns (Institutional, Deaths (Fatalities, Carrie (1957-, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Take a tour inside Wuhan's new coronavirus hospital, built in just 10 days

As the novel coronavirus in China was picking up speed in January, its epicenter in Wuhan needed more beds, fast. So they built a hospital with almost 800 beds (two per room) in a mere ten days. Now ready to admit patients (even though, according to this video, some showers still need to be installed and glue is still drying), here is a quick peek inside. And for the actual build, here's am amazing time lapse video of the construction.
Tags: Video, News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Coronavirus


Incredible time lapse video of coronavirus hospital that China built in just 10 days

Where there's a will... It took just 8 days for China to build a large new hospital in Wuhan specifically to care for coronavirus patients. Another one is under construction. From The Guardian: Construction work started on the Huoshenshan hospital on 23 January and finished eight days later, a day short of breaking their own record time set in 2003... The new hospital has 1,000 beds and is expected to begin admitting patients from Monday And here is a tour of the interior!
Tags: Video, News, China, Hospitals, Efficiency, Construction, Wuhan, Building, Coronavirus


China Pledged to Build a New Hospital in 10 Days. It’s Close.

State news outlets reported that the 1,000-bed facility would accept patients from Monday even as construction workers raced to complete it.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, New Hospital, Building (Construction, Wuhan (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Huoshenshan Hospital


Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

More than 2,500 hospital employees went on strike, demanding a complete closing of traffic from mainland China to lessen the risk of spreading coronavirus.
Tags: Hong Kong, News, China, Hospitals, Epidemics, World Health Organization, Strikes, Organized Labor, Politics And Government, United States Chamber of Commerce, Hubei Province (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Tightens Border


Coronavirus Pummels Wuhan, a City Short of Supplies and Overwhelmed

It is nearly impossible to get the care they need to treat, or even diagnose, the coronavirus, say residents at the crisis’ center.
Tags: News, Hospitals, Epidemics, Wuhan, Hubei Province (China, Wuhan (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Virus Pummels Wuhan, a City Short of Supplies and Overwhelmed

It is nearly impossible to get the care they need to treat, or even diagnose, the coronavirus, say residents at the crisis’ center.
Tags: News, Hospitals, Epidemics, Wuhan, Hubei Province (China, Wuhan (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


CPR, by Default

When very old patients suffer cardiac arrest, doctors usually try to revive them — even if they were already near death.
Tags: News, Hospitals, Doctors, Belgium, Elderly, Monique, Patrick, Starks, Living Wills and Health Care Proxies, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Defibrillators, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Druwe


German Nurse Accused of Poisoning Five Infants With Morphine

The babies, who ranged in age from a day to a month old, started experiencing respiratory difficulties about the same time, leading a hospital to investigate.
Tags: News, Germany, Hospitals, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Children and Childhood, Morphine, Nursing and Nurses


‘What if We All Get Sick?’: Coronavirus Strains China’s Health System

To fight the expanding epidemic, the country is relying on a medical system that is overburdened even in normal times.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Politics And Government, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals, Wuhan (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the coronavirus outbreak.
Tags: Twitter, News, Censorship, Social Media, Hospitals, Epidemics, Rumors and Misinformation, Wuhan (China, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs in China, and a Lockdown Widens

At least 25 people have died and more than 800 have been sickened by the mysterious illness, health officials said. The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Climbs, 1st Death Outside Wuhan Epicenter Is Reported

At least 25 people have died and more than 800 have been sickened by the mysterious illness, health officials said. The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Live Updates: 1st Death Outside Epicenter Is Reported, but W.H.O. Doesn’t Declare Emergency Yet

The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickened by a mysterious illness.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Live Updates: China Widens Lockdown, First Death Outside Epicenter Reported, but No W.H.O. Emergency Yet

The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickened by a mysterious illness.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Live Updates: China Suspends Travel From More Cities, First Death Outside Epicenter Reported

The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickened by a mysterious illness.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Live Updates: China Bans Travel From More Cities

The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 17 people have died and more than 570 have been sickened by a mysterious illness.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Wuhan, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Coronavirus Live Updates: As Outbreak Grows, China Bans Travel From 3 Cities

At least 17 people have died and more than 570 have been sickened by a mysterious illness. Many residents are worried by the official response.
Tags: News, China, Hospitals, Lunar New Year, Wuhan (China, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV