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1. Karmanos Cancer Center receives HealthGrades 2012 Outstanding Patient Experience Award

HealthGrades analyzed patient satisfaction data for 3837 hospitals in the country using Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems HCAHPS hospital survey data obtained from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services CMS The information was compiled from surveys given to a random sample of patients who were discharged from hospitals between April 2010  ... Read More

2. The Mount Sinai Hospital Experts Debunk the 5 Most Common Postpartum Depression Myths Plaguing Latin

According to a recent study more than 30 of Latinas in the US and Mexico suffer perinatal or postpartum depression making it the number one complication of pregnancy among Latinas In an effort to raise visibility for a disease that is often dismissed physicians from The Mount Sinai Hospital debunked the 5 most prevalent Latino myths about postpartum depression a type of depression ... Read More

3. Recycled Kidney Successfully Implanted into 2nd Recipient after First Failed Transplant

Surgeons have successfully transplanted a kidney that had already been transplanted in one patient but started to fail into a second patient doctors reported on Wednesday In a report published in the the New England Journal of Medicine doctors documented the groundbreaking procedures of a kidney that had been transplanted twice in two weeks Although transplanted kidneys ... Read More

4. Neonatal intensive care unit reunion planned in Mobile

MOBILE Alabama Some of them were born months early weighing little more than a pound Despite the odds many of the tiny infants have thrived thanks to modern medicine and countless prayers Newborns who spent time in the neonatal intensive care unit at the University of South Alabama Childrens amp Womens Hospital and their families are invited to a reunion planned for ... Read More

5. Preventive medicines can help migraine sufferers

Many migraine sufferers could have fewer less severe headaches if they took preventive medicines but few eligible patients do say doctors releasing updated treatment guidelines Monday The guidelines list seven prescription medicines and one herbal remedy backed by strong evidence and include many other treatments that might work for some patients Migraine is one of the mos ... Read More

6. McDonalds not a wise choice for hospitals

Hospitals are places where wellness and health are supposed to be beneficial to promote a longer and healthier life When you walk into a hospital you expect to see healthy places to eat and if not that then a cafeteria with low sodium foods If you put hospitals and fast food restaurants together it is kind of a contradiction promoting health yet offering killer foods it sends ... Read More

7. Hospitals Are Allowed to Not Hire Fat People

Smokers must step outside to puff Mandatory drug screening eliminates users from employment whether theyre high on the job or not Now the Texas Tribune reports that Citizens Medical Center in Victoria Texas is adding another health issue to the list of workplace nonos obesity If your body mass index BMI is over 35 you cant get a job at Citizens Medical Or so the outcry ... Read More

8. Elmer Hospital named babyfriendly

ELMER South Jersey Healthcare Elmer Hospital has been awarded international recognition as a babyfriendly birth facility The hospitals MaternityCare team is the first in New Jersey to earn the designation from BabyFriendly USA The accrediting body implements the United Nations Childrens Fund and World Health Organization BabyFriendly Hospital Initiative to encourage and ... Read More

9. Michigan Hospital Designated Baby Friendly

DETROIT CBS Detroit Looking for a place to get comfy with your new baby Think about William Beaumont Hospital in Grosse Pointe which is the only hospital in the state designated as Baby Friendly by the group BabyFriendly USA BabyFriendly which is sponsored by the World Health Organization and United Nations Childrens Fund recognizes hospitals that provide a high level ... Read More

10. Christiana Care Health System Skanska USA Top Out 215M Wilmington DE Hospital

Christiana Care Health System commemorated the structural completion of its new Wilmington Hospital during a topping out ceremony on Thursday April 12 on the top floor of the public parking garage on the hospitals campus The 215 million expansion includes a 386000squarefoot facility with a 10story patient tower and plaza that will feature new mechanical facilities 16 treatmen ... Read More

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