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News-Medical-Net
Research finds barriers to breast feeding exist for working mothers in rural areasResearch has shown that for working mothers, the ability to breastfeed their ba
Research finds barriers to breast feeding exist for working mothers in rural areas
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 hours ago
Research has shown that for working mothers, the ability to breastfeed their babies is critical to their physical, mental and economic health as well as to their babies' cognitive and physical development. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires... Read more
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The Morning Call
Macungie, Easton, Northampton nurses among professionals disciplined recently by state boardsThese disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently by Pennsylvani
Macungie, Easton, Northampton nurses among professionals disciplined recently by state boards
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where... Read more
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express
Nurse with degree from ‘University of Photoshop’ struck offA woman created a fake certificate to prove she had passed nursing exams Chene
Nurse with degree from ‘University of Photoshop’ struck off
express / Posted yesterday
A woman created a fake certificate to prove she had passed nursing exams Chenesai Kutsirayi created a fake certificate to prove she had passed exams awarded by the prestigious university. The University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in healthPublic health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned,
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in health
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Public health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned, arguing that it will incite community conflict and the $160 million would be better invested in health. Public health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in healthPublic health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned,
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in health
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Public health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned, arguing that it will incite community conflict and the $160 million would be better invested in health. Public health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Patricia BurnsBurns, of Lutz, Fla., former chairwoman of the Nurse Practitioner Program at th
Patricia Burns
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Burns, of Lutz, Fla., former chairwoman of the Nurse Practitioner Program at the University at Buffalo School of Nursing, died Wednesday in Tampa, Fla., after a short illness. She was 77. Born in Buffalo, the former Patricia A. Staley... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160mPublic health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned,
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160m
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Public health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned, arguing that it will incite community conflict and the $160 million would be better invested in health. The Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) and Chronic... Read more
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The Age
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160mPublic health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned,
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160m
The Age / Posted yesterday
Public health experts have called for the same-sex plebiscite to be abandoned, arguing that it will incite community conflict and the $160 million would be better invested in health. The Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) and Chronic... Read more
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Daily Mail
ROBERT HARDMAN on the Countess of Wessex's cycle challengeSerenaded by the Band of the Coldstream Guards playing Cliff Richard's Congratu
ROBERT HARDMAN on the Countess of Wessex's cycle challenge
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Serenaded by the Band of the Coldstream Guards playing Cliff Richard's Congratulations and the applause of family, friends and tourists, a bizarre royal convoy finally crunched to a halt in front of Buckingham Palace yesterday lunchtime. After seven... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NCEA: The only brown kid in the roomAmelia Unufe felt like an outsider. "Are you sure you're in the right place?",
NCEA: The only brown kid in the room
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Amelia Unufe felt like an outsider. "Are you sure you're in the right place?", the teacher said. The 16-year-old paused, and looked around at the rest of the students, hoping to find a friend. Instead, what she saw would leave her confidence... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Indy ITT nursing graduates celebrate a bittersweet endingITT Technical Institutes shut down, that experience seemed like it was no longe
Indy ITT nursing graduates celebrate a bittersweet ending
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
ITT Technical Institutes shut down, that experience seemed like it was no longer in the cards for the school’s most recent nursing grads. Thanks to one determined and resourceful September graduate of the ITT Breckenridge School of Nursing, they... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Highly Respected Nurse Yvonne I. Duffield, RN, will be Announced in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcareranks of the International Nurses Association. Yvonne has been a registered nur
Highly Respected Nurse Yvonne I. Duffield, RN, will be Announced in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 3 days ago
ranks of the International Nurses Association. Yvonne has been a registered nurse with 40 years of experience in her field and an extensive expertise in all facets of nursing, especially intensive care, vocational healthcare training, Aboriginal... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Higher proportion of CKD patients receive renal replacement therapy in the U.S. than other countriesthat decisions about RRT in the United States may not be strongly guided by the
Higher proportion of CKD patients receive renal replacement therapy in the U.S. than other countries
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
that decisions about RRT in the United States may not be strongly guided by the individual considerations of patients, and instead reflect wider practices favoring interventions to lengthen life. The US Medicare Program spends more than $30... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle Central College turns 50, celebrates history of social activismThe year was 1970, the hour was lunchtime, and Mildred Ollee — on her first day
Seattle Central College turns 50, celebrates history of social activism
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
The year was 1970, the hour was lunchtime, and Mildred Ollee — on her first day of work as a counselor at Seattle Community College — was being urged by her co-workers to flee down a fire escape. Her colleagues wanted to avoid getting caught up in a... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Highly Regarded Nurse Madeline Rodriguez-Hirsch, RN, MS, CDE, will be Featured in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcareranks of the International Nurses Association. She is a Registered Nurse with 3
Highly Regarded Nurse Madeline Rodriguez-Hirsch, RN, MS, CDE, will be Featured in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 4 days ago
ranks of the International Nurses Association. She is a Registered Nurse with 35 years of experience in her field and extensive expertise in all facets of nursing, including emergency room nursing, intensive care, diabetes education, and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016by the Department of Defense to transport the U.S. military, Bailey Trailways f
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
by the Department of Defense to transport the U.S. military, Bailey Trailways focuses on travel for college sports teams and K-12 schools. In addition, it offers shuttle service to area hotels and convention sites; day trips to local attractions;... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Respected Family Nurse Practitioner Aubrey Atkins, FNP-C, RN, MSN, will be Spotlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcareof the International Nurses Association. Aubrey is a family nurse practitioner
Respected Family Nurse Practitioner Aubrey Atkins, FNP-C, RN, MSN, will be Spotlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 5 days ago
of the International Nurses Association. Aubrey is a family nurse practitioner with nine years of experience as a nurse and nurse practitioner, and an extensive expertise in all facets of nursing, especially family practice and rural health.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Siskin Receives $15,000 Grant From Tennessee Promise Of Nursing Grant ProgramSiskin Hospital has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the Tennessee Promise of
Siskin Receives $15,000 Grant From Tennessee Promise Of Nursing Grant Program
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
Siskin Hospital has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the Tennessee Promise of Nursing Grant Program. Siskin Hospital, with Chattanooga State Community College, will use the grant funds for the Nursing Intern Partnership Program at Siskin Hospital,... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
McCook nurses are honored for leadershipJulie Wilhelmson, RN, BSN, left and Bree Frazier, RN, who work at Community Hos
McCook nurses are honored for leadership
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Julie Wilhelmson, RN, BSN, left and Bree Frazier, RN, who work at Community Hospital, were recently recognized in the "40 Nurses under 40" award ceremony in Lincoln. Courtesy LINCOLN, Neb. -- Two nurses at Community Hospital of McCook were among "40... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Exceptional Nurse Practitioner Virginia Christel Hancock, DNP, FNP-C, will be Spotlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcareranks of the International Nurses Association. Virginia is a nurse practitioner
Exceptional Nurse Practitioner Virginia Christel Hancock, DNP, FNP-C, will be Spotlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 6 days ago
ranks of the International Nurses Association. Virginia is a nurse practitioner with 16 years of experience in her field and an extensive expertise in all facets of nursing, especially family medicine and pediatric nursing. Virginia is currently... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Wolters Kluwer announces strategic alliance with NSNA to improve student preparation for NCLEXWolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solu
Wolters Kluwer announces strategic alliance with NSNA to improve student preparation for NCLEX
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced a strategic alliance with the National Student Nurses' Association, Inc. (NSNA) that will leverage its trusted NCLEX®... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Tech Veterinary College Receives $15 Million Grant from City of AmarilloCity Council meeting on recommendation from the AEDC. It is a major step forwar
Texas Tech Veterinary College Receives $15 Million Grant from City of Amarillo
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
City Council meeting on recommendation from the AEDC. It is a major step forward for Texas Tech's vision of enhancing rural and large-animal veterinary medicine by providing an innovative model focused on improving animal health in the heart of the... Read more
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The Daily Record
Gary Hicks | UM UCHGary Hicks, director of education at University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake He
Gary Hicks | UM UCH
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Gary Hicks, director of education at University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health, has been appointed to the Maryland State Board of Nursing by Gov. Larry Hogan for a four-year term. He is the first nurse from UM UCH to be appointed to the Maryland... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Reputable Registered Nurse Tracy M. Ryder, RN, BSN, ACFE will be Highlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in HealthcareTracy is a registered nurse consultant at the Agency for Healthcare Administrat
Reputable Registered Nurse Tracy M. Ryder, RN, BSN, ACFE will be Highlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 7 days ago
Tracy is a registered nurse consultant at the Agency for Healthcare Administration in Tallahassee, Florida. Having been in practice for over 20 years, Tracy has an extensive expertise in all facets of her work, especially fraud examination. Tracy... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Reality check: How are countries taking care of their ageing populations?As fertility rates decline and life expectancy increases, the proportion of peo
Reality check: How are countries taking care of their ageing populations?
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
As fertility rates decline and life expectancy increases, the proportion of people aged 60 and above is growing globally. Global average life expectancy has increased from 48 years in 1950 to 68 years in 2010 and is expected to become 81 years by the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Registered Nurses across the state are being urged to go back to schoolBENNINGTON >> For some, continued education is seen as a financial burden
Registered Nurses across the state are being urged to go back to school
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
BENNINGTON >> For some, continued education is seen as a financial burden, and to others it's seen as an opportunity. That is why Southwestern Vermont Health Care is making it possible for its nurses to get additional certifications at a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Welding catches on in GravetteI've actually been instructed correctly, I could turn it into a career if I'd l
Welding catches on in Gravette
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
I've actually been instructed correctly, I could turn it into a career if I'd like to." Still is one of 29 students -- and one of two girls -- enrolled in two sections of the welding class, which is being offered for the first time in the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Move, Sept. 18, 2016graduated from Misericordia University with a master’s degree in occupational t
People on the Move, Sept. 18, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
graduated from Misericordia University with a master’s degree in occupational therapy, a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in geriatrics. She holds a certification in LSVT Big and Loud Therapy, an approach developed for individuals with... Read more
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CBS News
A Mother AccusedProduced by Ruth Chenetz, Kathleen O’Connell and Doug Longhini [This story fir
A Mother Accused
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
Produced by Ruth Chenetz, Kathleen O’Connell and Doug Longhini [This story first aired on April 9, 2016. It was updated on Sept. 17.] Decatur, Alabama, Lacey Spears’ hometown, was the place she first showed an interest in children -- working as a... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Lamenting a language lostGOULAIS RIVER - Michael Cachagee is a man who has envisioned the world through
Lamenting a language lost
The Sudbury Star / Posted 10 days ago
GOULAIS RIVER - Michael Cachagee is a man who has envisioned the world through more than one lens and sometimes he’s haunted by what the shutter reflects back. The Goulais River resident knows firsthand about the inhumane measures that were... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Who should prescribe opioids? And the training? A growing debate Doctors have, for good reason, taken much of the blame for the country's cult
Who should prescribe opioids? And the training? A growing debate
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Doctors have, for good reason, taken much of the blame for the country's culture of over-prescribing opioids. In Massachusetts, they have also been the primary target for reforms aimed... Read more
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Slate
America Has Always Seen Ambitious Women as UnhealthyThe long, sad history of accusing women who seek power and influence of uglines
America Has Always Seen Ambitious Women as Unhealthy
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
The long, sad history of accusing women who seek power and influence of ugliness and ill health. Photo illustration by Slate. The cover of this week’s National Enquirer features a wan, gray... Read more
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The Sault Star
Lamenting lost languageMichael Cachagee is a man who has envisioned the world through more than one le
Lamenting lost language
The Sault Star / Posted 10 days ago
Michael Cachagee is a man who has envisioned the world through more than one lens and sometimes he’s haunted by what the shutter reflects back. The Goulais River resident knows firsthand about the inhumane measures that were administered against... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Longtime Rockland lawyer surrenders license over fraud claimsROCKLAND, Maine — A local attorney who has practiced law in Maine for nearly 40
Longtime Rockland lawyer surrenders license over fraud claims
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
ROCKLAND, Maine — A local attorney who has practiced law in Maine for nearly 40 years has surrendered her license amid allegations that she mismanaged an elderly client’s finances and submitted a false application for the woman to receive state... Read more
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The Columbian
Singletary: Financial rules can save you moneyI’m a believer in creating your own financial rules of thumb. It’s a practice
Singletary: Financial rules can save you money
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
I’m a believer in creating your own financial rules of thumb. It’s a practice I learned from my grandmother Big Mama. As a general rule of thumb, she didn’t use a credit card for anything other than major purchases. My grandmother used her... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Wairarapa staff and students receive adult learning awardsFriday, 16 September 2016, 4:39 pmPress Release: UCOLMedia Release Image: UCOL
Wairarapa staff and students receive adult learning awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Friday, 16 September 2016, 4:39 pmPress Release: UCOLMedia Release Image: UCOL award recipients at the Wairarapa Adult Learners Week Awards.16 September 2016Wairarapa staff and students... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
AACN Practice Alert offers detailed checklist for aspiration prevention in tube-fed patientsor even silent, but that doesn't mean it's insignificant. The condition contrib
AACN Practice Alert offers detailed checklist for aspiration prevention in tube-fed patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
or even silent, but that doesn't mean it's insignificant. The condition contributes to an increased risk of pneumonia and other serious complications, and the lack of a bedside diagnostic test makes it difficult to detect. Recognizing the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Bloomberg Philanthropies to donate $300 million to create Bloomberg American Health Initiativefounded by businessman, philanthropist, World Health Organization Global Ambass
Bloomberg Philanthropies to donate $300 million to create Bloomberg American Health Initiative
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
founded by businessman, philanthropist, World Health Organization Global Ambassador for Noncommunicable Diseases, and three-term mayor of New York City Michael R. Bloomberg, will give $300 million to create the Bloomberg American Health... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Waubonsee Voices: The future of health care educationAs the number of higher education-based programs increased, so did the interest
Waubonsee Voices: The future of health care education
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
As the number of higher education-based programs increased, so did the interest in an integrative health care curriculum and the use of complementary and alternative practices. Examples of such practices included patient-centered care that focused on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Belleville nurses of '66 return to the place careers beganalmost as if they had never left. Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville wel
Belleville nurses of '66 return to the place careers began
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
almost as if they had never left. Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville welcomed back the graduates of its School of Nursing's Class of 1966 for their 50th reunion on Friday at the facility, which was known as Clara Maass Hospital back then... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
WISD Board of Trustees passes all action items during September meetingmonthly meeting.Before taking action, the board recognized Eli Saenz as the WIS
WISD Board of Trustees passes all action items during September meeting
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 12 days ago
monthly meeting.Before taking action, the board recognized Eli Saenz as the WISD employee of the month for his hard word and extra efforts, as well as, WHS varsity volleyball coach, Sandy Faussett, for her 700th career win.Assistant... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Thursday, September 15, 2016Your news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Here’s your head
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Thursday, September 15, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
Your news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Here’s your headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Scroll down and refresh for weather, road reports and more. 8.30am: That's a wrap for this morning. Try not to get blown... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Thursday, September 15, 2016Your news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Here’s your head
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Thursday, September 15, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
Your news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Here’s your headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Scroll down and refresh for weather, road reports and more. 8.30am: That's a wrap for this morning. Try not to get blown... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Noted Nurse Jo Ellen Rust, RN, BSN, MSN, CNS, will be Announced in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcareranks of the International Nurses Association. Jo Ellen is a registered nurse w
Noted Nurse Jo Ellen Rust, RN, BSN, MSN, CNS, will be Announced in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 12 days ago
ranks of the International Nurses Association. Jo Ellen is a registered nurse with 40 years of experience in her field and an extensive expertise in all facets of nursing, especially acute care, intensive care, neurology nursing, and pediatric... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Local Business Guide - 2016is a well-established, full-service urgent care center that provides walk-in me
Local Business Guide - 2016
Bay Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
is a well-established, full-service urgent care center that provides walk-in medical care for all non-emergency illnesses and injuries. Open every day with extended hours for convenient, quality care, AFC emphasizes customer service and care.... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Letter to the editoror if she’s ever had the opportunity to teach sexual health in a classroom sett
Letter to the editor
Chatham Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
or if she’s ever had the opportunity to teach sexual health in a classroom setting. I’ve been a nurse for 23 years, and I’ve had that opportunity: puberty classes to Grade 4s, birth control and conception classes to St. Clair College... Read more
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walesonline
Nursing workforce levels 'not high enough to meet patient demand'The number of nursing posts in the Welsh NHS still does not reflect the needs o
Nursing workforce levels 'not high enough to meet patient demand'
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
The number of nursing posts in the Welsh NHS still does not reflect the needs of people receiving care, a damning report has concluded. The organisation says it has major concerns that some nursing teams do not have sufficient numbers of senior... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Rev. Bernard O'Connor, DeSales president, retiring at end of termThe Rev. Bernard O'Connor, president of DeSales University since 1999 and curre
The Rev. Bernard O'Connor, DeSales president, retiring at end of term
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
The Rev. Bernard O'Connor, president of DeSales University since 1999 and currently the longest-serving college president in the Lehigh Valley, will step down at the end of the current term. In a news release, the Catholic university said its board... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
One-third of Australians avoiding dentist due to costof people are putting off or avoiding going to the dentist altogether due to th
One-third of Australians avoiding dentist due to cost
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
of people are putting off or avoiding going to the dentist altogether due to the cost. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report found of the people who had visited a dentist in the previous 12 months, 20 per cent did not go ahead with... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Ex-nurses urged to return to careersFORMER nurses are being urged to return to practice as hospital bosses look at
Ex-nurses urged to return to careers
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
FORMER nurses are being urged to return to practice as hospital bosses look at new ways to tackle long-standing staffing shortages. North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the Cumberland Infirmary and West Cumberland Hospital, said... Read more
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