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Lancashire Telegraph
Chorley Hospital’s A&E department not likely to reopen in AugustCAMPAIGNERS have been told that Chorley Hospital’s accident and emergency depar
Chorley Hospital’s A&E department not likely to reopen in August
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 minutes ago
CAMPAIGNERS have been told that Chorley Hospital’s accident and emergency department is not likely to reopen in August. Health chiefs have reviewed the expected number of trainee doctors expected to join casualty ward rotas and ruled that it would... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Unprecedented demand leading to 'perfect storm' of pressure on Barrow hospitaldemand are rising - patients are sicker and there is a greater number of people
Unprecedented demand leading to 'perfect storm' of pressure on Barrow hospital
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
demand are rising - patients are sicker and there is a greater number of people needing mental health assessments in the emergency department. "Some people are having their planned operations postponed because we are dealing with admitted... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
SA emergency department wait times 'show need for reform'SA emergency department wait times show need for reform, health department says
SA emergency department wait times 'show need for reform'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 hours ago
SA emergency department wait times show need for reform, health department says South Australian patients face the second-longest wait in the nation for hospital emergency care. The state is also lagging behind other jurisdictions on other key... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba familysuccessful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba family
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 hours ago
successful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government and health departments. "When you think about how much it costs the government to have Lachlan in the emergency department over 12 months, it's a big expense," he... Read more
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Queensland Times
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba familysuccessful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba family
Queensland Times / Posted 11 hours ago
successful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government and health departments. "When you think about how much it costs the government to have Lachlan in the emergency department over 12 months, it's a big expense," he... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba familysuccessful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba family
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
successful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government and health departments. "When you think about how much it costs the government to have Lachlan in the emergency department over 12 months, it's a big expense," he... Read more
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News Mail
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba familysuccessful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government
Medical trial brings new hope for Toowoomba family
News Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
successful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government and health departments. "When you think about how much it costs the government to have Lachlan in the emergency department over 12 months, it's a big expense," he... Read more
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York Daily Record
Woman dies at Johnson Controls when AC unit falls on herrelease. Medical personnel responded to the plant at 1499 E. Philadelphia St.,
Woman dies at Johnson Controls when AC unit falls on her
York Daily Record / Posted 20 hours ago
release. Medical personnel responded to the plant at 1499 E. Philadelphia St., and transported Wright to York Hospital's Emergency Department for treatment. Wright was pronounced dead at York Hospital at 10:07 p.m. by Chief Deputy Coroner Claude... Read more
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Business Wire
Philips and the County of Renfrew Paramedic Services Launch Population Health Management Pilottreat high risk patients in the home. Attending to these patients before their
Philips and the County of Renfrew Paramedic Services Launch Population Health Management Pilot
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
treat high risk patients in the home. Attending to these patients before their health deteriorates further can prevent emergency department visits and hospital readmissions. For the elderly patient at home, telehealth can afford comfort and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Health chiefs defend overtime pay - as one Lancashire consultant earns £375,000 extraLancashire Hospitals NHS Trust, which manages the Royal Blackburn and Burnley G
Health chiefs defend overtime pay - as one Lancashire consultant earns £375,000 extra
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust, which manages the Royal Blackburn and Burnley General sites, and has ongoing problems with emergency department consultant recruitment. Keith Brent, BMA consultants’ leader, said: “These payments are made because... Read more
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TSN
Day cramming for PGA Championship testDash and Lucy, got sick and graciously passed the illness on to their dad. That
Day cramming for PGA Championship test
TSN / Posted 22 hours ago
Dash and Lucy, got sick and graciously passed the illness on to their dad. That was followed on Tuesday by a trip to the emergency department of the local hospital after wife Ellie had an allergic reaction. Add it all up and Day won’t exactly be... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How the system failed a Maine family, landing a mentally ill son in jailhim up, Shannon Gilliam said. In the week before his July 13 arrest, Brandan G
How the system failed a Maine family, landing a mentally ill son in jail
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
him up, Shannon Gilliam said. In the week before his July 13 arrest, Brandan Gilliam was taken to the Mid Coast Hospital emergency department twice and, despite pleas by his mother, released after a few days — once with a bottle containing 15... Read more
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The Courier
Emergency department upgradesBHS Base Hospital emergency department upgrades to start Wednesday UPGRADES to
Emergency department upgrades
The Courier / Posted yesterday
BHS Base Hospital emergency department upgrades to start Wednesday UPGRADES to Ballarat Health Services’ Base Hospital emergency department and Mair Street entrance start early Wednesday morning. Access to the emergency department will be maintained... Read more
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Express and Star
SEVEN-HOUR corridor wait for A&E patients in Staffordshire « Express & Star– a wait of some eight hours. He took to Facebook to vent his frustration, whe
SEVEN-HOUR corridor wait for A&E patients in Staffordshire « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
– a wait of some eight hours. He took to Facebook to vent his frustration, where he shared a video he took inside the emergency department showing patients waiting in beds all along a corridor. Mr Walker said: “I do not know where to start... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
How cannabis trial could change Toowoomba familysuccessful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government
How cannabis trial could change Toowoomba family
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
successful results from the trial could deliver mass savings to the government and health departments. "When you think about how much it costs the government to have Lachlan in the emergency department over 12 months, it's a big expense," he... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Pharmaceutical prices increased by about 300 million dollars from last yearAlliance on Mental Health. Walker has a son who battled mental illness is the p
Pharmaceutical prices increased by about 300 million dollars from last year
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
Alliance on Mental Health. Walker has a son who battled mental illness is the past. "Medication failures can lead to emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and eventually death," Walker said, "That's the only 100 percent cost savings... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tindalls Beach toddler taken to Starship Hospital with moderate injurieswere called to a Tindalls Beach property about 1.35pm, where the boy was injure
Tindalls Beach toddler taken to Starship Hospital with moderate injuries
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
were called to a Tindalls Beach property about 1.35pm, where the boy was injured. He was flown by helicopter to the emergency department at Starship Children's Hospital, a St John spokesman said. He said no further details about the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pueblo Fire Department answering more heat-related callschanges," Stanifer said. If they don't cool down, it's then time to take them
Pueblo Fire Department answering more heat-related calls
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
changes," Stanifer said. If they don't cool down, it's then time to take them to a hospital. While first responders are getting more calls for service, the St. Mary Corwin Emergency Department has not had a case of heatstroke yet th... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Wasaga Beach council votes themselves a raiseout that a walk-in clinic is not needed in Wasaga Beach because of the availabi
Wasaga Beach council votes themselves a raise
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
out that a walk-in clinic is not needed in Wasaga Beach because of the availability of family doctors in Wasaga Beach, the emergency department at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital and the walk-in clinic and after-hours clinic in... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Wasaga Beach council votes themselves a raiseout that a walk-in clinic is not needed in Wasaga Beach because of the availabi
Wasaga Beach council votes themselves a raise
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
out that a walk-in clinic is not needed in Wasaga Beach because of the availability of family doctors in Wasaga Beach, the emergency department at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital and the walk-in clinic and after-hours clinic in... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Oxford hospital completes first phase of ER department renovationThe first phase of renovations for the emergency department at McCullough-Hyde
Oxford hospital completes first phase of ER department renovation
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
The first phase of renovations for the emergency department at McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital — TriHealth has doubled the size of the previous department, providing a more efficient, modern environment for emergency care, according to TriHealth... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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Queensland Times
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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News Mail
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
News Mail / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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Northern Star
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice boxto Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stag
Girl suffers 'food poisoning' from Woolworths juice box
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
to Gladstone Base Hospital, where she was prescribed medication for "first stage food poisoning" by a doctor at the emergency department. Mrs Cornell said she had booked her daughter in for a doctor's appointment "just in case" but she then... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Volunteer opportunities for Chatham-Kent postedin a fast-paced health care setting. We have a need for volunteers in Chatham a
Volunteer opportunities for Chatham-Kent posted
Chatham This Week / Posted yesterday
in a fast-paced health care setting. We have a need for volunteers in Chatham at our Information Desk, Day Surgery, Emergency Department, Diagnostic Imaging, and Gift Shop. At the Wallaceburg campus, volunteers are needed in the Gift Shop... Read more
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MedCity News
New York-Presbyterian beefs up telehealth with NYP OnDemand service suitecare: In emergency care, NYP has a pilot underway at Weill Cornell to offer vir
New York-Presbyterian beefs up telehealth with NYP OnDemand service suite
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
care: In emergency care, NYP has a pilot underway at Weill Cornell to offer virtual visits to reduce waiting times in the emergency department for low-acuity patients after initial triage. This can be billed to insurance. “Coming in August, we... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
New assessment unit ideaSouthland Hospital physicians have proposed a new medical assessment unit to de
New assessment unit idea
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Southland Hospital physicians have proposed a new medical assessment unit to deal with increasing demand in the emergency department of the Invercargill hospital. Internal medicine clinical leader Prosen Ghosh gave a presentation to the commissioner... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Palmetto Health Offers Medical Clinic on Wheelswe’re well prepared.” No appointments are necessary. The mobile clinic is avai
Palmetto Health Offers Medical Clinic on Wheels
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
we’re well prepared.” No appointments are necessary. The mobile clinic is available at Palmetto Health Richland near the Emergency Department, Sunday through Friday from noon until 10 p.m. For more information about the clinic visit... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
A stroke survivor's experience at the PRHexercise and I weighed 335 pounds." Bjorkman, who rarely visited the doctor, e
A stroke survivor's experience at the PRH
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted yesterday
exercise and I weighed 335 pounds." Bjorkman, who rarely visited the doctor, ended up in the Pembroke Regional Hospital's emergency department on July 5, 2013 after experiencing unusual tingling sensations on his left side. Diagnostic tests... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Dickinson Memorial Hospital staff members earn scholarshipsshowed the following: cared for 269 inpatients; cared for 17,258 patients in th
Dickinson Memorial Hospital staff members earn scholarships
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
showed the following: cared for 269 inpatients; cared for 17,258 patients in the outpatient hospital setting including the Emergency Department; cared for 11,979 patients in physician offices; cared for 1,286 patients in the Emergency Department.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Albertans among the most injured people in Canada, statistics showshow falls of one kind or another have continued to be a major source of seriou
Albertans among the most injured people in Canada, statistics show
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
show falls of one kind or another have continued to be a major source of serious injuries. In Alberta, 153,727 trips to the emergency department in 2014-15 were due to falls, representing about 29 per cent of all injuries seen in the ED. About... Read more
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Medical News Today
Acetaminophen: Is it as safe as we think?the FDA state that, during the 1990s, unintentional acetaminophen overdose was
Acetaminophen: Is it as safe as we think?
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
the FDA state that, during the 1990s, unintentional acetaminophen overdose was responsible for around 56,000 emergency department visits, 26,000 hospitalizations, and 458 deaths each year. Because acetaminophen is present in such a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pensioner protesting local A&E closure breaks pelvis outside hospital and is driven to different casualty unit 15 miles awayafter the service was reorganised. A fractured pelvis is considered to be a ma
Pensioner protesting local A&E closure breaks pelvis outside hospital and is driven to different casualty unit 15 miles away
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
after the service was reorganised. A fractured pelvis is considered to be a major trauma. Mrs Partington said: "The emergency department at Chorley has been temporarily downgraded to an urgent care centre which is open from 8am to 8pm and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
OAP taken 15 miles for treatment after breaking her hip outside A&E protestsince 2013 major trauma patients have been treated at Preston after the service
OAP taken 15 miles for treatment after breaking her hip outside A&E protest
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
since 2013 major trauma patients have been treated at Preston after the service was reorganised. Mrs Partington said: “The emergency department at Chorley has been temporarily downgraded to an urgent care centre. which is open from 8am to 8pm and... Read more
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Express and Star
Pokemon GO: Train danger alert as craze appears on tracks « Express & Staris one too many.” The Pokémon craze is not just impacting the railways. At Ro
Pokemon GO: Train danger alert as craze appears on tracks « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
is one too many.” The Pokémon craze is not just impacting the railways. At Royal Stoke University Hospital’s accident and emergency department, The University Hospitals of North Midlands has said a Pokémon Go ‘gym’ has been sited, where players... Read more
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CBC.ca
Decades-old child welfare tracking system to get revampbe accessed by social workers, other important aspects of children's care — inc
Decades-old child welfare tracking system to get revamp
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
be accessed by social workers, other important aspects of children's care — including, Health Sciences Centre, Children's Emergency Department and the Office of the Children's Advocate — have a much more limited reach to the critical information... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Two military personnel gunned down in Karachirushed to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical College (JPMC) in a critical conditio
Two military personnel gunned down in Karachi
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
rushed to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical College (JPMC) in a critical condition where Dr Seemi Jamali, director of the emergency department, confirmed their death. According to the police, the deceased military personnel were identified as... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Barr too 'frightened' to take ACT lockout laws to election, group sayscommunity had been let down. "The evidence is conclusive that last drinks at 3
Barr too 'frightened' to take ACT lockout laws to election, group says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
community had been let down. "The evidence is conclusive that last drinks at 3:00am will reduce night-time assaults, and emergency department presentations," he said. "From this point on, every admission to our Canberra Hospital emergency... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
New tools speed rescuescan cause catastrophic bleeding, it's critical to get patients to the hospital
New tools speed rescues
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
can cause catastrophic bleeding, it's critical to get patients to the hospital within the "golden hour," said UPMC Altoona Emergency Department Director Matt Bouchard. The old tools operated on hydraulic fluid propelled through a 25-foot hose by a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Woman who broke pelvis outside Chorley A&E during demonstration taken 15 miles to Royal Preston HospitalPreston after the service was reorganisedA fractured pelvis is considered to be
Woman who broke pelvis outside Chorley A&E during demonstration taken 15 miles to Royal Preston Hospital
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Preston after the service was reorganisedA fractured pelvis is considered to be a major trauma. Mrs Partington said: “The emergency department at Chorley has been temporarily downgraded to an urgent care centre. which is open from 8am to 8pm and... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Freeman Hospital Neosho shares a day of celebrationto an area that would be much more easily accessed by not only our patients on
Freeman Hospital Neosho shares a day of celebration
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to an area that would be much more easily accessed by not only our patients on this unit, but by the family members and our emergency department which is directly below us."By moving it to the second floor, it became a space that was more centrally... Read more
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The North West Star
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby deathcrowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby death
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
crowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story of her friend who had recently visited an emergency department and spied Mrs Skinner observing the action from the waiting room. "That really is an indication of the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby deathcrowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby death
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
crowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story of her friend who had recently visited an emergency department and spied Mrs Skinner observing the action from the waiting room. "That really is an indication of the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby deathcrowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby death
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
crowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story of her friend who had recently visited an emergency department and spied Mrs Skinner observing the action from the waiting room. "That really is an indication of the... Read more
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The Courier
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby deathcrowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby death
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
crowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story of her friend who had recently visited an emergency department and spied Mrs Skinner observing the action from the waiting room. "That really is an indication of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby deathcrowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story
Health minister Jillian Skinner under pressure over Bankstown hospital's baby death
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
crowd did not share Luke Foley's outrage. One woman stood up to tell the story of her friend who had recently visited an emergency department and spied Mrs Skinner observing the action from the waiting room. "That really is an indication of the... Read more
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