Tag Archives: Hospital

Newborn dies at besieged NSW hospital

A newborn has died at a hospital that was already under review after several newborn deaths at the facility over the past 18 months. Western Sydney Local Health District confirmed to NCA NewsWire the newborn died on Wednesday at Blacktown Hospital although the reasons for the death are not publicly known. Blacktown Hospital has been… Read More »

Mission Children’s Hospital Partnership with Mountain Child Advocacy Center Enhances Care for Babies and Children Who Are Victims of Neglect and Abuse

By Carolyn Comeau The safety and quality of life of Buncombe County’s babies and children are dependent on the adults around them. But sadly, over 4,000 children in Buncombe County alone experience neglect and physical or sexual abuse annually. – 1 in 5 children will experience abuse or neglect.– 50 percent of abuse victims are… Read More »

‘No Mercy’ Chapter 2: Unimaginable, After a Century, That Their Hospital Would Close

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen. Closing a hospital hurts. In Fort Scott, Kansas, no one was a bigger symbol for that loss — or bigger target for the town’s anger — than hospital president Reta Baker. Baker was at the helm when the hospital doors closed. “I don’t even like going out… Read More »

Trump takes Regeneron’s antibodies, Gilead’s remdesivir, dexamethasone in first days of COVID-19 hospital stay

President Donald J. Trump’s medical team is navigating an uncertain COVID treatment course for the nation’s now-hospitalized leader. With Trump’s symptoms “up and down,” his physicians are throwing the kitchen sink at the virus, including a steroid therapy typically reserved for the most dire cases. This weekend, Trump’s personal doctor told reporters the president had… Read More »