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Watchdog to review heart surgery deaths at London hospital  The Guardian

Deaths of up to 250 patients at St George's in Tooting between 2013 and 2018 to be reviewed.



Colchester hospital: Bottom-slapping nurse suspended  BBC News

A nurse who slapped the bottoms of five female co-workers and commented on one woman's "plump breasts" has been suspended for six months. David Bullock ...


Man treated for gunshot wound in hospital  Wirral Globe

POLICE are appealing for more information after a man was shot in Birkenhead.


'Targeted' machete attack leaves man in hospital  The Bolton News

A MAN is in hospital with machete wounds to his legs after a 'targeted attack'.


Asthma rising among 'generation rent' as damp and mould boost emergency hospital visits, experts say  The Telegraph

Generation rent” is suffering worsening levels of asthma because of the deteriorating quality of housing, a new report suggests.


Royal Bolton Hospital thanks volunteers for helping hand  The Bolton News

THE hospital has thanked volunteers who gave up their time during the busy winter months. Royal Voluntary *Service* has been supporting the NHS since it ...


Aberdeen hospital to feature in new BBC documentary  Aberdeen Evening Express

The new BBC Scotland channel is due to launch next month and has unveiled its first schedule of programming. One of the highlights will be an eight-part ...


Cancer services at Dorset County Hospital have been praised by patients  Dorset Echo

CANCER patients have praised the services they receive in the county.


Royal hospital boss to leave trust after fight-back from Carillion disaster  Liverpool Echo

Aidan Kehoe presided over one of the most tumultuous periods in the history of Liverpool's hospitals.


Ambulance queues "a disgrace" as man, 90, waits hours at hospital doors  The Lincolnite

The family of a 90-year-old man have labelled hospital handover delays a “disgrace”, after they claimed he was left tenth in the queue for hours outside Lincoln ...


Young boy rushed to hospital with possible 'life-changing injuries' after being hit by car  Stoke-on-Trent Live

An eight-year-old boy has been rushed to hospital with 'potentially life-changing' injuries and a 32-year-old woman arrested after the youngster was hit by a car.


Mental patient does not 'leave hospital' when on a day trip  The Times

The duty to provide after-care services to persons who had been detained under the Mental Health Act 1983, but then ceased to be detained and left hospital, ...


Two police officers taken to hospital after Merseyside crash  ITV News

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Gosport hospital scandal: Evidence was sufficient for prosecutions 14 years ago, detective says  The Independent

There is enough evidence to bring criminal charges over the deaths of at least 450 people at Gosport War Memorial Hospital given unnecessary doses of ...


Three wards shut at York Hospital  The Press, York

THREE wards at York Hospital have been closed to visitors.


Belfast Royal Victoria Hospital experiences trouble with teenagers 'running riot' at night  Belfast Live

"A lot of them are off their heads on drugs and a lot of them are just teenagers with nothing better to do"


Man banned from seeing his wife for two years after hospital error that led to death  Evening Standard

A man who was banned from seeing his wife as she lay in a coma has won a payout and apology following a series of blunders that led to her death. Sivasakthy ...


Bangladesh's 'tree man' is back in hospital and needs more surgery  CNN

A Bangladeshi man who suffers from an extremely rare genetic disease known as "tree man" syndrome is back in hospital and faces more surgery after the ...


Ex-minister calls for hospital pigeon infection inquiry  BBC News

A former health secretary has called for an inquiry into the deaths of two patients after they contracted an infection caused by pigeon droppings. Alex Neil's ...


Baby spends four days in hospital fighting for her life with HERPES after being pecked on the lips  Daily Mail

Kaylah Merritt, one years old, was covered in a painful rash all over her body. The baby, from County Durham, was diagnosed with eczema herpeticum, caused ...


Blackburn's traffic jam hospital road to be widened  Lancashire Telegraph

PLANS for a major £6.8million road scheme to cut traffic congestion on one of the main roads into Blackburn and improve access to the town's…


Gosport hospital deaths: Evidence 'strong enough to bring charges'  BBC News

There is "strong" evidence to bring criminal charges after the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital, the detective who led an ...


Man taken to hospital after kitchen fire in Shuttleworth  Bury Times

A MAN was taken to hospital after a cooker caught fire at a home in Shuttleworth.


Police launch probe after patient dies during 'restraint' incident at Poole Hospital  Bournemouth Echo

A POLICE investigation is under way following the death of a male patient at Poole Hospital after he had been restrained by staff.


Essex County Hospital to make way for 100 homes  Gazette

A CHERISHED former hospital site is a step closer to being transformed into a base for at least 100 houses.


£650k revamp completed at York Hospital Emergency Department  The Press, York

A £650000 refurbishment of York Hospital's Emergency Department has been completed - just in time for the coldest weeks of winter.


Prices at Zuckerberg hospital’s emergency room are higher than anywhere else in San Francisco  Vox.com

Zuckerberg San Francisco General and the University of California San Francisco are two of the city's busiest hospitals, about 4 miles apart. But if you have ...


Former nurse died after hospital gave her overdose of painkillers  Wales Online

A former nurse died after hospital staff failed to spot her acute kidney problems and prescribed her “inappropriate” levels of pain relief, an investigation has found ...


Megan Barton Hanson rushed to hospital with ‘nightmare’ infection  Evening Standard

Love Island star Megan Barton Hanson has revealed she was taken to hospital after battling a kidney infection. The 24-year-old was admitted after her bladder ...


The 'Victorian' illnesses leaving hundreds in hospital  Bristol Post

It should not be okay that people are going to work and are coming home unable to put food on the table"


Queen Elizabeth Hospital on 'lockdown' after man seen carrying gun  News Shopper

Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Woolwich was on "lockdown" after a man entered carrying a gun.


2 taken to hospital after 'multiple vehicle' collision on A46 near Groby  Leicestershire Live

There were delays on the A46 this morning a multiple vehicle collision. Highways England tweeted to say two lanes were closed on the southbound carriageway ...


12-year-old boy taken to hospital after car and bike crash  NW Evening Mail

A 12-YEAR-old boy was taken to a specialist children's hospital after a crash involving a car and a bike last night.


Arbroath road cordoned off, major police presence and man in hospital after ‘serious assault’  Evening Telegraph

Police have cordoned off Sidney Street in Arbroath after an incident at 11.45am. A police statement said: “Police Scotland are in attendance in Sidney Street, ...


Daughter 'fuming' after tribute to mum removed from hospital she 'gave her life to'  Liverpool Echo

Catering worker Sue was known and loved by staff from Aintree Hospital.


Lout gave a Nazi salute within Inverclyde Royal Hospital and threatened to kill police  Greenock Telegraph

A SWASTIKA-tattooed lout gave a Nazi salute within Inverclyde Royal Hospital and threatened to kill police.


Enjoy winter fun without a trip to the hospital  ABC 4

(CLEVELAND CLINIC) - Our best winter memories often include watching the kids run outside to play in the snow. To avoid having your memories include a trip ...


Woman distraught as brother with cerebral palsy left on hospital trolley for days  Mirror Online

Sheila Collins, of Ballagh, Ireland compared the conditions faced by disabled Danny Aherne, 45, at University Hospital Limerick to the aftermath of a tsunami.


Newborn baby burned to death in hospital incubator after doctors used super strength light bulbs  The Sun

A PREMATURE newborn baby was burned to death in an improvised hospital incubator, and doctors are now being investigated for negligence.


Worthing Hospital's moving tribute to tragic children Jack and Harvey  The Argus

TWO children who died have had new blood grouping machines named after them.


WATCH: Doctor at centre of Gosport War Memorial Hospital deaths runs away from BBC cameras  The News

THE doctor at the centre of the Gosport War Memorial Hospital scandal where hundreds of patients died was seen sprinting away from a reporter as she was ...


Man 'critical' in hospital after crash in Calton Road, Keighley  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

A MAN is in a critical condition in hospital following a crash in Keighley yesterday (Tuesday).


Review into overruns at children’s hospital to cost €450,000  The Irish Times

An independent review into the runaway cost of the new national children's hospital will itself cost €450,000, the Oireachtas health committee has heard.


Patient armed with gun shoots, kills himself inside Inova Fairfax Hospital, police say  WJLA

A 64-year-old man was a patient at Fairfax Inova Hospital Tuesday night. But he also came into the hospital armed with a gun. Officers were called to the medical ...


Colchester Hospital to create clinic for radiology  Gazette

A HOSPITAL trust hopes to knock down a former bed store to make way for radiology and medical imaging services.


Two wards closed at York Hospital  The Press, York

TWO wards at York Hospital have been closed to visitors this weekend.


Worcester dog walker hit by car taken to Birmingham hospital  Worcester News

A DOG walker was rushed to a hospital trauma centre after being hit by a car.


Woman taken to hospital after two-vehicle crash in Newcastle  Chronicle Live

The woman has been taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary but her injuries are not thought to be life threatening.


Man taken to hospital after falling house in Carlisle  News & Star

A MAN was taken to hospital with back and leg injuries after he fell from the guttering of a house in Carlisle.


Hospital: 'Poor decisions' by staff giving outsize pain meds  Star Tribune

An Ohio doctor's orders for potentially fatal doses of pain medicine given to at least 27 hospital patients were carried out by employees who "made poor ...


Abortion: Woman 'refused termination' at Dublin hospital  BBC News

A woman in the Irish Republic was refused an abortion despite her unborn baby being diagnosed with a fatal foetal abnormality, the Dáil (parliament) has heard.


Hospital stops attending to students after differences with NHIF  Daily Nation

Schools in Maragua send students home for treatment as NHIF stops claims from Virgin Hospital.


Plans for 150 homes at former WWI hospital site could be approved despite objections  Gloucestershire Live

The two derelict hospital sites have been earmarked for redevelopment.


Man in King's Lynn airlifted to hospital  KLFM 96.7

He suffered multiple injuries after falling from a tree.


Man given hospital order for stabbing girlfriend 173 times  The Guardian

A man who stabbed his girlfriend 173 times has been given an indefinite hospital order, after serious concerns were raised over police and mental health ...


Graham Coker died after surgery at Maidstone Hospital after doctors failed to manage well-known complications from surgery  Kent Online

A grandfather died after doctors failed to manage well-known complications of a controversial form of surgery, a coroner has ruled. Graham Coker, 59, of ...


Pupils in hospital after 'drug-related' incident at Dunfermline High School  BBC News

Four pupils have been taken to hospital after becoming unwell during a suspected drug-related incident at a school in Fife. Emergency services including five ...


Pedestrian, 81, remains in hospital with serious injuries after being hit by bus in Newcastle city centre  Chronicle Live

An elderly man was taken to hospital on Monday morning after being hit by a double decker bus on John Dobson Street.


Mother, 28, nearly loses her baby to sepsis after GPs and hospital staff turn her away  Daily Mail

The vital need for the NHS to get on top of the sepsis scandal has been highlighted after health staff failed to recognise the deadly condition in a baby girl.


Hospital, series 4 episode 2 review: a key understanding of one of Britain's most renowned institutions  The Telegraph

Last month the BBC screened Care, a drama about the state's failing provision for dementia sufferers. Its author Jimmy McGovern reserved his largest lashing of ...


Department head accused of ‘disrespect’ over refusal to discuss hospital costs  The Irish Times

Oireachtas health committee says it is disappointed at non-appearance of Robert Watt.


Alleged Royal Prince Alfred Hospital stabber showed no signs of aggression  9news.com.au

A 29-year-old woman who allegedly stabbed another hospital patient in a terrifying attack overnight has never shown any signs of aggression, staff at Sydney's ...


One person taken to hospital after crash in York  The Press, York

ONE person was taken to hospital after a crash in York this morning (January 21).


Teenagers in hospital after crash injures six  Impartial Reporter

Four Fermanagh teenagers remain in hospital after sustaining injuries in a road traffic collision outside Irvinestown on Saturday afternoon.


Eight OBGYN nurses give birth to adorable babies  ABC News

The obstetrics unit of a small Illinois hospital only has around 80 employees. Eight of those employees, seven nurses and one nurse's aide, gave birth to their ...


Fight to keep Wellington Community Hospital open  Somerset County Gazette

A GROUP of patients at a medical practice are fighting to keep Wellington Community Hospital amid fears it could close for good.


This Victorian hospital has been sold - but one developer isn't happy about it  Hull Daily Mail

A frustrated developer has hit out the way the sale of a big NHS-owned site in Hull is being handled. The land and buildings off Park Street opposite the main ...


Swindon hospital accused of 'conflict' over Vienna visit  BBC News

A hospital has been accused of a conflict of interest after senior staff accepted a trip from a private firm to Austria to see a rehabilitation centre. Circle Health ...


Out-of-control lorry smashes through hospital wall injuring two  AOL UK

An out-of-control lorry has crashed into a hospital wall and injured two patients in northern China. A dramatic clip of the accident, filmed in Benxi City, in Liaoning ...


Man taken to hospital after being shot near Falinge Park  Rochdale Online

A man has been taken to hospital with leg injuries after being shot near Falinge Park on Monday (21 January).


Man taken to hospital after house fire in St Frances Close  Lancashire Telegraph

NEIGHBOURS have relived the drama when they woke up to a 'pit of hell' after a house fire in Blackburn.


'Nothing can live on copper': Ontario hospital fights bacteria with high-tech toilet seats  CBC.ca

High-tech additions including motion-sensor U-V lights, and copper lined surfaces are designed to kill bacteria, and prevent patients from acquiring infections in ...


Ambulances queuing at A&E as winter pressure intensifies on Royal Berkshire Hospital  In Your Area

By Claire Miller and James Aldridge. Hospital wards in Berkshire are becoming more crowded as winter pressures on the NHS increase. Figures show that 94.9 ...


Marks and Spencer food store on its way to Royal Blackburn Hospital  Lancashire Telegraph

A Marks and Spencer food store is on its way to a hospital.


Man still in 'serious condition' in hospital after Wolverhampton pub trouble  expressandstar.com

A man is still in a serious condition in hospital after an incident outside a city-centre pub in Wolverhampton.


Warrington and Halton hospitals partner up with Warrington and Vale Royal College  Warrington Guardian

WARRINGTON and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has pledged to 'home grow' more of its workforce.


Car crash in Crescent Drive, Petts Wood, sends four people to hospital  News Shopper

Two adults and two children have been taken to hospital following a car crash involving two cars in Petts Wood this morning.


Prince Philip undergoes hospital checks after car crash  The Guardian

The Duke of Edinburgh has undergone hospital checks on his doctor's advice following his car accident in which two women received minor injuries and a baby ...


Newborn baby 'burns to death' in makeshift hospital incubator  New York Post

Doctors at a hospital in South America are being investigated for negligence after a premature newborn baby was tragically burned to death in an improvised...


Motorcyclist trapped underneath lorry in Woolston rushed to hospital with serious injuries  Warrington Guardian

A MOTORCYCLIST was rushed to Aintree Hospital this morning with serious injuries after a collision with a lorry.


Colchester Hospital nurse sacked over slapping bottoms  Gazette

A NURSE has been suspended from the nursing register after he slapped colleagues' bottoms and talked about their “plump breasts”.


Man taken to hospital after suffering seizure in Blackburn town centre  Lancashire Telegraph

A MAN has been taken to hospital after suffering a seizure in Blackburn town centre.


Worcester hospital staff praised by patient's wife despite 12-hour trolley wait  Worcester News

A WIFE has praised hospital staff for the way they cared for her husband, despite him spending 12 hours on a trolley.


Girl, 9, in hospital after being hit by car in Dumbarton  BBC News

The nine-year-old girl was struck on a temporary walkway under a railway bridge in Dumbarton.


14-year-old boy taken to hospital after being hit by car in Barnstaple  Devon Live

The crash involved a pedestrian and a Hyundai i10 car.


Man in hospital after car crashes into tree  Derbyshire Live

Emergency services were at the scene and the road was closed.


Muckamore Abbey Hospital: Problems 'could be tip of iceberg'  BBC News

The crisis at Muckamore Abbey Hospital "could be the tip of the iceberg", the chair of the biggest review into NI's mental health services has said. Prof Roy ...


Hospital infection 'outside inquiry needed'  BBC News

A former health secretary says there should be an outside inquiry into the fungal infection outbreak at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.


Notts County's Tyreece Kennedy-Williams taken to hospital after suffering injury for Magpies' Under-23s  Nottinghamshire Live

Young Notts County academy defender Tyreece Kennedy-Williams has been taken to hospital for further examination after he suffered a serious looking injury in ...


Good Hope Hospital worker 'frightened for his life' after two men threatened to stab him  Birmingham Live

The hospital worker was 'jumped' while walking along Rectory Road in Sutton Coldfield on Saturday night.


Woman still in hospital ten days after head-on BMW and Audi crash on A37 near Yeovil  Somerset Live

The passenger suffered serious wrist, collar bone and back injuries.


Coroner calls for report after hospital fall death  shropshirestar.com

A coroner is to ask what steps have been taken to improve risk assessments for patients after a pensioner died following a fall on a hospital ward.


One in hospital after car 'flips' in crash near Cardiff  BBC News

The car flipped over and then crashed into the central reservation on the A4232 near Cardiff.


The increasing number of 'Victorian' diseases being treated in Leicestershire hospitals  Leicestershire Live

An increasing number of diseases that plagued the Victorians like gout and rickets are being reported in Leicestershire. At least 350 times in 2017/18 people ...


Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion released from hospital after lung problems  BBC Sport

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is released from a Vienna hospital after treatment for influenza.


Man taken to hospital after crash near Burton - what we know so far  Derbyshire Live

A man has been taken to a hospital trauma centre after his car hit a tree in Needwood. The man, whose age is not known, has suffered multiple serious injuries ...


Person taken to hospital after A483 incident  LeaderLive

ONE person has been taken to hospital following an accident on the A483 in Wrexham.


Man in hospital after street robbery Smethwick  expressandstar.com

A 41-year-old man is in hospital after being robbed of £4600 by three men armed with baseball bats.


JPS Hospital releasing few details after worker seriously injured in elevator accident  FOX 4 News

A woman was seriously injured over the weekend in an elevator accident in the John Peter Smith Hospital. But answers about what exactly happened are ...