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Woman arrested after 'stabbing' at Ailsa Hospital in Ayr  BBC News

Police said the 42-year-old woman is expected to appear before Ayr Sheriff Court on Wednesday.

The family of a boy on life support is trying to get an expedited visa for his mother to see him, group says  CNN

The family of a 2-year-old boy on life support is working with the US State Department to get an expedited visa for his mother so she can see him one last time.

Seven people taken to hospital after crash near Dolgellau  BBC News

Two people were airlifted to hospital and five others hurt in a two-car crash in Gwynedd.

Search for new hospital contractor could take 12 months

Health bosses have revealed it could take 12 months before a permanent contractor is found to complete the £475 million Midland Met Hospital.

Poole backs Dorset County Council over hospital reorganisation referral  Bournemouth Echo

Councillors at Poole have backed Dorset County Council over their referral to the secretary of state on hospital reorganisation.

Woman given hospital order after drowning daughter in bath  The Guardian

A woman who drowned her four-year-old daughter and burned her body in what she saw as a religious sacrifice has been found not guilty of murder by reason ...

Muckamore Abbey: Two further nurses suspended  BBC News

Two further nurses at scandal-hit Muckamore Abbey Hospital have been suspended, bringing the total number to 15. It follows a damning review into the safety ...

Here's what the new multi-storey car park at Burton's Queen's Hospital is set to look like  Derbyshire Live

This is what a new multi-million pound three-storey car park at Burton's Queen's Hospital is set to look like. The building will have spaces for 425 cars and is ...

Walking stick fatal attack at St James's Hospital Leeds an 'outrage'  BBC News

An attack on two men by a mentally ill patient in a Leeds hospital was an 'outrage', a coroner says.

Weston General Hospital to close AE overnight permanently? | Latest Weston-super-Mare and Somerset news  Weston Mercury

The chances of Weston General Hospital's around-the-clock A&E returning appear slim, with it appearing in just one of five models put forward by the Bristol, ...

Animal rights protestors criticised for demonstrating outside children’s hospital  The Independent

Demonstrators have been criticised for protesting outside a children's hospital in Brisbane during a Christmas celebration in order to raise awareness of the ...

Parents’ shock over £435 hospital parking charge for visiting their baby fighting for his life after his heart stopped  iNews

A young mother has hit out the “extortionate” parking fees she's been charged at a children's hospital after her 21-week-old baby went into cardiac arrest.

Heartbreak for some as old hospital demolition plan unveiled  Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

MORE than two years after it was first decided to demolish the Old Memorial Hospital in Cirencester, Cotswold District Council has once again agreed…

Hardworking NHS staff struggle in hospital that 'needs bulldozing' - but now there is hope  Liverpool Echo

Staff have been praised for putting up with facilities that "should have been bulldozed"

Live updates: 'Ram raiders snatch cashpoint' from Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield  Birmingham Live

Two cars said to have smashed into treatment centre in early-morning heist.

Hospital opens new retro game space for teen patients  Nursing Times

A new chill-out space for teenage patients in West Middlesex will “dramatically improve their hospital experience,” a nursing director has said.

Teenage girl in hospital after falling out of a window  The Press, York

A TEENAGE girl is in hospital after she fell out of a window at a house in Pocklington yesterday.

Millions of pounds lost in missed hospital appointments  Coventry Telegraph

The Eliot has been left counting the cost of thousands of people not turning up for appointments.

Burnley woman Annie Smale dies in hospital following A59 crash  Lancashire Telegraph

THE FAMILY of woman who died after a crash on the A59 have paid tribute to a 'caring and thoughtful' woman.

The Retreat hospital in York to close services with 45 job losses  The Press, York

A PSYCHIATRIC hospital in York is to press ahead with closing its inpatient and residential services by the end of the year, with the loss of about 45 jobs.

"They should be fined" - you react to no-shows at Nuneaton hospital  Coventry Telegraph

It follows news that missed appointments have cost the Eliot millions.

Hospital security guards stole more than £200,000 from car park pay machines  Manchester Evening News

Hospital bosses said the money "could have been used to fund the salaries of six fully qualified nurses for a full year or for the purchase of major items of ...

Gallery: Christmas Hospital Visit  Rangers Football Club

THE Rangers players embarked on their annual Christmas visit to Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Children on Monday as they handed over a donation of £10,000 ...

Scarborough Hospital’s catering team make Christmas special  Scarborough Today

Scarborough Hospital is in for a treat this Christmas, courtesy of the hospital's hard-working catering team who have turned up the heat to deliver a bumper food ...

Biddenden fire: Four children taken to hospital  BBC News

Fifty firefighters tackled the fire that broke out in a flat above a chiropractor's practice.

Woman, 75, in critical condition in hospital after crash in Mansfield Road  Nottinghamshire Live

Police are appealing for witnesses and information.

Jayalalithaa's hospital bill was for Rs 7cr, but Rs 2cr were expenses for others  The News Minute

According to a bill summary submitted by the hospital, the total cost of the treatment and other services is Rs 6.86 crore but so far only Rs 6.41 crore has been ...

The hospital transformed by its selfless volunteer army  Daily Mail

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has been enhanced by kind volunteers. Here, four of them reveal the incredible they've had on both patients and ...

Armed police in Penzance and one man in hospital  Falmouth Packet

A man has been arrested and a second man taken to hospital following an incident in Penzance this morning.

Eastbourne seafront collision: Grand Parade closed after man taken to hospital with 'serious injuries'  Eastbourne Herald

Eastbourne's Grand Parade has been closed after a pedestrian was taken to hospital with 'serious injuries'.

Poole Hospital's A&E is set to close  Bournemouth Echo

INCREASED travelling times by ambulance to hospital would not have affected 'potentially higher risk' patients, NHS chiefs have concluded.

Man being assessed in hospital after car hits tree  St Helens Star

A MAN has been treated in hospital after a car careered off the St Helens Linkway and struck a tree.

Santa and Culdrose Flying Tigers visit Royal Cornwall Hospital  Falmouth Packet

Forget reindeer, it was Flying Tigers that accompanied Santa on a visit to young patients at the Royal Cornwall Hospital last week.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust remains in special measures  BBC News

Leadership remains inadequate at the trust but patient safety has improved, inspectors say.

Woman taken to hospital following Blackburn chip pan fire  Lancashire Telegraph

A WOMAN was taken to hospital in the early hours of the morning following a chip pan fire in her home.

Norovirus: Children banned from Northumbria hospital visits  BBC News

Northumbria Healthcare bosses say they want to stop norovirus rates reaching "critical numbers".

Teen dies and another seriously ill in hospital as police issue dangerous drug warning  WalesOnline

Police fear it is linked to a 'lethal' batch of drugs circulating the Rhondda.

Teenager taken to hospital after collision with van  Your Local Guardian

A teenage girl has been taken to hospital after an accident in Sutton.

Longer Dorset hospital travel times 'won't affect patients'  BBC News

A review finds extended hospital journey times make "no difference", which campaigners say "beggars belief".

Woman taken to hospital after school bus, lorry and van crash on north-east road  Aberdeen Evening Express

Emergency services were called to Mid Ardlaw near Fraserburgh where a Ford Transit van, an Iveco lorry and a school bus crashed. A Police Scotland ...

Kent hospitals stroke unit decision delayed  Kent Online

A final decision on whether to proceed with changes to stroke services in Kent - which would see them located at three sites - has been delayed.

Coroner orders review of care at private Berkshire hospital after sepsis death  In Your Area

Reading's private Berkshire Independent Hospital has been ordered to review its care of a cancer patient who died of sepsis following surgery. Berkshire ...

Hospitals 'overcrowding risk' ahead of Christmas  BBC News

Hospitals in England are so overcrowded ahead of Christmas care is being put at risk, experts say, with some places having to turn away ambulances because ...

Inquest into death of Michelle Ginsburg-Smith at Oxford hospital  Oxford Mail

A DELAY in retrieving vital medical equipment and a lack of staff training could have played a part in the death of a catering manager at an Oxford…

Campaigners gather on eve of legal battle to save hospital services from being 'downgraded'  Chronicle Live

A judicial review challenging the changes to maternity, children's and stroke care will begin at the High Court in Leeds this week.

21-year-old meets hospital team who cared for him as a premature baby  ITV News

A 21-year-old who was born premature and given a 20% chance of survival has met the team at The Royal Derby Hospital who helped care for him.

Teen rushed to hospital following assault in Wigan  Wigan Today

A teenage boy has been taken to hospital with head injuries after an assault in Wigan.

Royal Bolton Hospital almost at 100 per cent capacity  The Bolton News

WINTER has arrived and as temperatures plummet the health services get squeezed.

Grandma dies after she was 'catapulted' from wheelchair outside hospital, family claims  Fox News

An 88-year-old great grandmother died after she was flung from her wheelchair when it hit a pothole - outside a hospital's emergency department, her family ...

Home for Christmas: Lester Piggott leaves hospital on Sunday | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

All-time riding great Lester Piggott is due to be discharged from Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge on Sunday.

A120 crash: Man rushed to hospital as air ambulance lands  Essex Live

A man has been taken to hospital after a serious crash on the A120 near Marks Tey saw an air ambulance land. The crash happened on the westbound ...

Man arrested and another rushed to hospital after ‘disturbance’ at Madha restaurant in Glasgow city centre  The Scottish Sun

Emergency services scrambled to Madha restaurant in Merchant City at around 9.20pm last night after reports of an alleged incident.

Three taken to hospital in Rainworth collision between car and van  Mansfield Chad

Three people have been taken to hospital after a collision on the A617 at Rainworth.

Man was rushed to hospital after becoming overwhelmed by the beauty of The Birth of Venus - Daily Mail
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The unnamed Italian, 70, was gazing at the 15th century masterpiece in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence on Saturday when he suffered what is known as Stendhal's ...

Woman still in hospital after collision at Teesside Park as driver in his 80s assists police  Gazette Live

Police are now appealing for witnesses following the incident on Monday.

Hunt saboteur airlifted to hospital after 'altercation' on farm  Devon Live

Police have launched an investigation after a 31-year-old female hunt saboteur was airlifted to hospital following an alleged altercation on farmland.

A19 closed and one person taken to hospital following multi-vehicle accident  Gazette Live

The rush hour crash has closed both lanes of the northbound carriageway of the busy road.

Man rushed to hospital after stabbing at sheltered housing complex  Glasgow Live

He remains in a stable condition and police are appealing for witnesses.

New children’s hospital will cost €1.433bn, Taoiseach confirms  The Irish Times

Varadkar says new facility is biggest investment in children's health in State history.

AFC Bournemouth team pays visit to children's ward at Poole Hospital  Bournemouth Echo

AFC Bournemouth players spread Christmas cheer to youngsters spending the festive season in hospital.

UW Hospital now has 14 cases of Legionnaires' disease, three deaths

A Legionnaires' disease outbreak linked to UW Hospital's water system has infected 14 people with the pneumonia-like bacteria, and three have died, a hospital ...

Benioffs’ $15 million gift to bolster children’s hospital mental health services  The Mercury News

OAKLAND — UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland has received a $15 million gift from Lynne and Marc Benioff to address a shortage of mental health ...

Hospital patients asked to ditch pyjamas for regular clothes to help their recovery  LeaderLive

A HOSPITAL has backed a scheme to get patients wearing their regular clothes to help their recovery.

Royal Cornwall Hospital on Opel 4 highest alert for 134 days  BBC News

A woman's life was turned "upside-down" when major surgery was cancelled four times by a hospital suffering from extreme pressures. Katie Flack had already ...

Thousands of children's lives could be saved after hospital discharge, study finds  The Telegraph

The lives of thousands of children could be saved if health professionals keep track of those most at risk of dying after they leave hospital, researchers have ...

Salford Royal Hospital to feature in BBC Three’s Junior Doctors documentary series  Manchester Evening News

The hospital will feature in the BBC Three documentary series as seven new first and second-year junior doctors take to their new roles.

Lottery winners bring Christmas cheer to Belfast children's hospital  Belfast Telegraph

A group of Northern Ireland lottery winners have dropped by the Royal Belfast Hospital for sick Children to spread some Christmas magic.

New mother dies after going missing in Scottish hospital  The Guardian

Amanda Cox reportedly got lost at Edinburgh infirmary after visiting newborn son.

Boy delivers presents to Birmingham Children's Hospital  BBC News

James Blair from Worcester suffers with the genetic condition Noonan syndrome and regularly receives hospital care.

Mumbai Hospital Where 8 Died In Fire Had Failed Safety Test Two Weeks Ago  NDTV News

Mumbai ESIC Kamgar Hospital fire: A two-month-old baby is among eight killed in a major fire at a Mumbai hospital on Monday. Over 140 people have been ...

Harry Bosomworth: Leeds hospital walking stick attack 'probably preventable'  BBC News

An attack on two men at a hospital by a fellow patient was "predictable and probably preventable", according to an independent investigation. Roger Lamb, 79 ...

Brit backpacker stranded in Thai hospital with broken neck may never walk again  Mirror Online

Sophie Wilson was just a week into her dream six month tour of Asia when she got injured diving into a swimming pool.

Baby attacked by two dogs dies in hospital  The Guardian

Reuben McNulty was less than a month old when attacked by family pets in Cambridgeshire.

Two women taken to hospital after crash on Warrington Road, Leigh  Leigh Journal

TWO women were taken to hospital after a crash between two cars on Friday night.

Man who lost ears in Lancashire machete attack dies in hospital  The Guardian

Sajed Choudry had been in a coma since he and his son were attacked in Blackburn.

Woman, 21, in hospital with serious injuries after car hits railway bridge  Derbyshire Live

A 21-year-old woman is in hospital with serious injuries following an incident which saw a car hit a railway bridge on a busy Derbyshire road. Part of the B5023 ...

Car 'suspended in trees' after crash near hospital in Weston-super-Mare  Somerset Live

A dozen firefighters helped rescue two people in their 80s from the car.

Blacksburg fire sends one to hospital | State/Regional News  Martinsville Bulletin

A Blacksburg burn victim was transported to the hospital following a fire at a property near the intersection of Toms Creek and Redbud roads, according to the ...

Man taken to hospital after Belfast crash  Belfast Telegraph

A man has been taken to hospital after crashing his car on Belfast's Springfield Road.

West Suffolk hospital death: Coroner's concern over fall from bed  BBC News

A coroner has asked an NHS hospital to address her concerns over the death of a patient who fell out of bed on an "understaffed" ward. Sheila Coley, 79, died at ...

Kettering General Hospital using sonic waves to help prevent heart attacks  ITV News

Read the latest Anglia stories, Kettering General Hospital using sonic waves to help prevent heart attacks on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Anglia ...

Two more arrests over 'poisoning of patients at Blackpool hospital'  The Guardian

Police investigations continue as nurse arrested last month is bailed until 10 February.

Steven Gerrard dons blue Santa hat as Rangers visit Glasgow hospital  Daily Mail

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard took his team to Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Children on Monday. Gerrard posed for pictures with families and got into the ...

Romania maternity hospital hit by superbug to reopen  Live 5 News WCSC

Romania's health minister says a maternity hospital in the capital where 45 babies were diagnosed with a drug-resistant superbug has been given the all-clear ...

QB Alex Smith of Washington Redskins out of hospital after surgeries, infection

After spending days in the hospital and enduring multiple surgeries on his leg, Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has been released, and there is some optimism ...

Brilliant moment Hull FC players surprise children in hospital ward for Christmas  Hull Daily Mail

This is the brilliant moment members of the Hull FC squad surprised children at Hull Royal Infirmary by paying them a visit armed with gifts. Joe Westerman ...

Government overprescribing review aims for GPs to challenge hospital decisions  Pulse

The Government has ordered a review into overprescribing of medicines in the NHS, which it said would empower GPs to challenge decision making by hospital ...

Texas Hospital Association CEO encourages hospitals to unite in advocacy efforts  Becker's Hospital Review

Texas Hospital Association CEO Ted Shaw called on state hospitals to unite and communicate more often with lawmakers in collective advocacy efforts in a ...

UPMC Pinnacle progresses toward summer opening of York-area hospital and attached surgery center  PennLive

The new hospital is a replacement for the 1945 hospital acquired by UPMC Pinnacle in 2017.

Simon Healey died at Berkshire Independent Hospital after his leaking bowel lead to sepsis  Bracknell News

A family has said lessons need to be learned after a man died in hospital following a delay in diagnosing a bowel leak.

National Children’s Hospital set to be world’s most expensive medical facility  The Irish Times

Government stonewalls: Taxpayers so far given no explanation for massive cost overrun.

NHS hospitals close to capacity in first week of December  Sky News

By Paul Kelso, health correspondent. NHS hospitals in England were close to capacity in the first week of December, with 94.2% of beds across the country ...

Man died after drug dose error at Colchester Hospital  BBC News

Alan Bradbury underwent surgery for a blood clot when he was given excessive amounts of Heparin.

Protestors jeer speakers at lively meeting on plans for hospitals in Poole and Bournemouth  Bournemouth Echo

SCORES of people joined a protest outside Poole's Civic Centre on Monday ahead of a lively meeting about plans to downgrade the town's A&E…

Couple’s stillborn agony as hospital machine mistake led to death of baby boy  The Sun

Nickie Swinburne was hours away from being induced when she grew concerned her son Theodore hadn't been kicking as he usually would.

Nurses terrorized in 2016 Delnor hospital attack reach settlements  WLS-TV

Four nurses terrorized by a jail inmate during a 2016 attack Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Geneva reach settlements.

Hospitals in race to combat ‘toughest ever’ winter crisis for NHS  The Guardian

Health *service* sets up emergency measures as number of A&E patients surges.

Young boy in hospital after collision with Suzuki car in Gloucestershire  Gloucestershire Live

Nine-year-old at Bristol Children's Hospital after incident in Stroud as police appeal for witnesses.

Hospital apologises after heart-rending death of baby at birth  Derbyshire Live

Expectant mum woke to be told by her husband: 'Sorry, our little boy just didn't make it'

Camilla reveals granddaughter was flown to hospital by air ambulance in emergency  Daily Mail

Camilla opened a new Wiltshire Air Ambulance base today near Chippenham. She said she knows their 'fantastic' work first-hand as her grandchild was airlifted ...