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HOUSTON – A water main break at LBJ Hospital is causing some issues. Officials said there was an issue with an external mainline. LBJ Hospital is under diversion, which means they are not accepting new patients. Ambulances are being diverted to other facilities as crews work to fix the issue. It is unknown how long …

ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Asheville Police Department officials said a man faces several charges after he reportedly broke into a helicopter at a hospital and removed medical equipment. According to a police news release, officers responded to Mission Hospital, located at 509 Biltmore Avenue, at around 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 1, following a report that …

ORANGE, Calif. (KABC) — Twenty-two patients were receiving medical care as of Wednesday morning at a mobile field hospital outside UCI Health. Administrators at UCI Health said they’ve been preparing for it over the last six months – a surge in COVID-19 cases after holiday gatherings. Dr. Sebastian Schubl was named the medical director of …

Four northern German health care workers were sent to the hospital on Sunday after being accidentally given five times the recommended dose of coronavirus vaccine. Officials from the Vorpommern-Ruegen district reported that eight workers in an elderly care facility had received an overdose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, with four developing flu-like symptoms and being monitored as a precautionary measure. When the …

One person was taken by ambulance for a minor injury following a lunchtime shooting Sunday in the Hornerstown section of Johnstown. Johnstown police detective Sgt. Cory Adams said police believe at least three shooters were involved in the incident just after noon Sunday near the intersection of Cedar and Wood streets. One of those involved …

A small hospital in the Sunshine Coast hinterland is leading a new era in rehabilitation in south-west Queensland by using a suite of gaming and virtual-reality machines to treat patients. Key points: Eden Private Hospital uses four high-tech robotic machines to treat patients with neurological conditions Dr Phoebe Slape says the technology gives patients a …

MISSION HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Health care workers on the job during the holidays are working desperately to save patients with COVID-19. Providence Holy Cross Hospital in Mission Hills, located in the hard hit northeast San Fernando Valley, has seen the number of COVID-19 patients quadruple since the beginning of November. “It’s frustrating when …

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — All health care workers at Dignity Health’s Bakersfield hospitals are expected to get the COVID-19 vaccine by mid-January, according to hospital officials. Dr. Hemmal Kothary, chief medical officer for Dignity Health Bakersfield, said the during a media roundtable this morning that Memorial and Mercy hospitals are expected to receive doses of …

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) – 32 patients and staff at Northern Light EMMC have tested positive for COVID-19. The Medical Center has seen a higher prevalence of positive patents and staff in the Merritt 3 section of the hospital. As of Thursday evening, 5 patients and 27 staff, some with identified exposure from the community, tested …

Lansing, Mich. (WLNS)- With Covid-19 visitor restrictions in place in hospitals around the state Sparrow is giving every inpatient room an ipad, so patients can see and talk to their loved-ones over the holiday season. Officials say they know how important the love and support of family and friends is to a patient’s recovery, so …