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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say at least nine people were taken to the hospital following a brake problem that stranded hundreds of passengers onboard a San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit train.
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 2, 2013--GE Healthcare, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), today announced at the Radiological Society of North America’s 99 th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois that its 510(k)-pending Revolution CT has captured a motion free image of the human heart in just one beat.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The head of the National Transportation Safety Board in Alaska says searchers from a village reached the site of a fatal commuter airplane crash two hours after the plane went down Friday night.
With an implementation that has as many twists and turns as a plumber’s snake, the success of the Affordable Care Act remains deeply uncertain. Tech crews are working through the Thanksgiving weekend to meet President Barack Obama’s goal that the sign-up on the healthcare.gov website will be less glitchy by the end of November.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in Tulsa say four people are dead following a shooting at a residence.
ROUND ROCK, Texas -- Aspen Valley Hospital (AVH), a community hospital located in the heart of the Colorado ski region, is working with Dell and lifeIMAGE to implement an end-to-end solution featuring Dell’s image management and archival services and lifeIMAGE’s medical image and information-sharing capabilities to reduce costs and improve patient/physician satisfaction.
NEW YORK & HEERLEN, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 19, 2013--JLL Partners (“JLL”), a leading middle-market private equity firm, and Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, today announced the creation of a new company, which will be a leading global contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) for the pharmaceutical industry with anticipated sales of around USD 2 billion. It will be 51% owned by JLL and 49% by DSM.
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 18, 2013--Physio-Control, the world leader in emergency medical response technologies, today announced that the comprehensive results of the LUCAS in Cardiac Arrest (LINC) clinical trial have been published in the prestigious (JAMA). The article details results of this large randomized trial comparing resuscitation with the LUCAS ® Chest Compression System with high quality manual chest compressions in cardiac arrest patients. It shows use of the device to be safe and effective and includes data suggesting good neurological outcomes in patients treated with LUCAS. The article coincides with the Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) held at the American Heart Association 2013 Scientific Sessions, where the study’s lead author, Prof. Sten Rubertsson, M.D., Ph.D., Uppsala University, Sweden, presented the results of the per protocol analysis of data from the trial.
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) -- As a powerful tornado bore down on their Illinois farmhouse, Curt Zehr's wife and adult son didn't have time to do anything but scramble down the stairs into their basement.
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2013--, an innovative emergency and medical alert cell phone with 24/7 GPS monitoring service for emergencies and monitoring, just launched on indiegogo. http://igg.me/at/AlertFon-Emergency-Alert-Cell-Phone/x/5248637.
TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) -- The day after Typhoon Haiyan struck the eastern Philippine coast, a team of 15 doctors and logistics experts was ready to fly here to the worst-hit city to help. On Tuesday, five days into what could be the country's deadliest disaster, they were still waiting to leave.
Sarasota, Fla -- The City of Sarasota in conjunction with the Sarasota Patriotic Observance Committee will host the annual Veterans Day parade in downtown Sarasota on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11 starting at 10 a.m.
SPCA Florida and Talk Fusion Partner to Establish Emergency Shelter, Help Alleviate Burden of Hillsborough County Animal Services Medical Quarantine.
BRADENTON, Fla. - A spike in deadly drug overdoses alarms Manatee County emergency workers, who say it could be a consequence of Florida's crackdown on pill mills. “Here at Manatee Memorial, we take care of overdoses every day,” says Teresa Rawe, the hospital's Emergency Services Medical Director. “It's pretty rare, though, we have a death every day, much less eight of them in seven days.”
Lawmakers spent time today grilling Secretary Sebelius about statements made by President Obama. Specifically, that American's can keep their current health insurance plans. But, many people are now finding out otherwise. So, how do you determine if you can keep your current plan?
BUCKS COUNTY, PA -- Mark Westphal thought the storm was over.
VENICE, Fla. - If you live in mid or south Sarasota County, you now have some new heath care options. Sarasota Memorial Hospital has opened up a new urgent care facility just a mile from Venice Regional Medical Center.
Those with Sarasota Memorial Hospital say they are already seeing around 75 patients per day at their new urgent care facility in Venice.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are dealing with a dangerous infection as three players are reported to have confirmed cases of MRSA.
Firefighter union leaders in Venice believe the city could make money by taking over ambulance service from the county.