Pierce County, Washington Healthcare News

This is selected healthcare news for Pierce County, Washington, which is filed under Locations / US Counties. There are 324 news items for this page. Pierce County, Washington is occasionally combined with St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma WA, DispatchHealth and In-Home Medical Care in news items. A press release filter page is also available for Pierce County, Washington.

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11/30/2022 Local flu deaths reported
Local flu deaths reported The first flu-related deaths in Pierce County and King County in the current influenza season were reported in November. The deaths in Pierce County of a woman in her 60s and a man in his 60s, both with underlying health conditions, were attributed to flu ...
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11/29/2022 Equine Influenza in Two Washington Counties
Two horses in Washington are positive for equine influenza. The first horse resides at a private facility in King County and is under private veterinary care. The horse recently attended a drill practice with other horses. It is unknown how many horses were exposed. The second horse resides at a ...
thehorse.com
11/28/2022 Associate Dean of Nursing
Associate Dean of Nursing Tacoma Community College Tacoma, WA - Who We Are Located in the scenic Puget Sound area with Mount Rainier in the distance, Tacoma is the third largest city in Washington State with a thriving and diverse community of over 200,000 residents. Tacoma Community College (TCC) was built ...
monster.com
11/26/2022 Washington Lawsuit Alleges Former Inmate Required Leg Amputation Due To Medical Malpractice
Inmate Required Leg Amputation Due To Malpractice: Javier Tapia, 40, who was released from prison earlier this year after drug and stolen vehicle convictions, filed a lawsuit against Pierce County and Alabama-based medical provider NaphCare. Tapia, who had no previous history of mental health issues, was booked into the ...
medicalmalpracticelawyers.com
11/25/2022 Records: WA hired ID thief, heroin dealer to treat mental patients. He stole their money
Mark James doesn‚Aot deny that he stole more than $5,000 from 13 mental patients he counseled at Western State Hospital in 2020 and 2021 but he doesn‚Aot admit it, either. ‚AuThat would be something that I‚Aom not gonna talk about one way or the other,‚Au ...
Yahoo News
11/25/2022 Records: WA hired ID thief, heroin dealer to treat mental patients. He stole their money - NewsExplorer
Nov. 25 Mark James doesn‚Aot deny that he stole more than $5,000 from 13 mental patients he counseled at Western State Hospital in 2020 and 2021 but he doesn‚Aot admit it, either. ‚AuThat would be something that I‚Aom not gonna talk about one way or the ...
newsexplorer.net
11/23/2022 Jury selection in Troyer trial to resume Monday after lawyers say sheriff has flu
TACOMA, Wash. Jury selection in the trial of Pierce County Sheriff Ed Troyer will resume next week after Troyer's health kept him out of the courtroom, prompting his lawyers to ask the judge to delay proceedings. Troyer is charged with two misdemeanors over a confrontation he allegedly initiated ...
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11/23/2022 Mary Bridge Car Seat
Mary Bridge Car Seat. Certified technicians from the mary bridge center for childhood safety can teach you how to adjust and install your car seat properly at one of our ‚Aucar safety seat inspection‚Au events, free. At mary bridge's center for childhood safety, our mission is to prevent ...
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11/22/2022 Mega Warehouse Proposed for South Tacoma
Bridge Industrial is trying to get a 2.5 million square foot warehouse in South Tacoma permitted (LU21-0125). The City of Tacoma Planning and Development Services department is overseeing the project but so far that office has not indicated a full Environmental Impact Statement will be completed. The proposal estimates that ...
350tacoma.org
11/21/2022 Monday Morning Answers #268 – Ethical Grounds
Happy blustery Monday! Friday's questions are here . The answers follow today's Honor Roll. Honor Roll Karen Allen , Karen Allen Law Evan Barquist , Montroll, Oettinger & Barquist Penny Benelli, Dakin & Benelli Alberto Bernabe , Professor, UIC School of Law Andrew Delaney , Martin Delaney & Ricci Cary Dube , Bergeron Paradis Fitzpatrick Benjamin Gould ...
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11/21/2022 Stage 1 Burn Ban in Effect for Snohomish County
STAGE 1 BURN BAN CALLED FOR SNOHOMISH COUNTY, CONTINUES IN GREATER PIERCE COUNTYUse of fireplaces and uncertified wood stoves is prohibited until air quality improvesSEATTLE, WA ‚Ai Due to stagnant weather conditions and rising air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is issuing a Stage 1 burn ban for ...
snohomishcountywa.gov
11/15/2022 Nurse charged after amputation of man's foot
SPRING VALLEY, Wis. (AP) ‚Ai A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand, told ...
journalrecord.com
11/15/2022 Miss Washington Teen USA 2023 is Mackenzie Kuiken of South Bend
Miss Washington Teen USA 2023 is Mackenzie Kuiken of South Bend Mackenzie Kuiken, representing South Bend, was crowned Miss Washington Teen USA 2023 on Sunday, November 13 at the IKEA Performing Arts Center in Renton. The 16-year-old South Bend High School student succeeds last year's winner Kate Dixon ...
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11/13/2022 Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders
ABC News SPRING VALLEY, Wis. A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand ...
fromthetrenchesworldreport.com
11/12/2022 Police arrest suspect who shot through neighbor's front door in Yesler Terrace neighborhood
SEATTLE - Police arrested a man after he fired several shots into a neighbor's apartment in Seattle's Yesler Terrace Neighborhood on Friday. According to the Seattle Police Department (SPD), at around 1:15 p.m., someone called 911 saying that a bullet came through the door of his apartment building near ...
q13fox.com
11/12/2022 Nurse, Mary K. Brown, Amputates A Mans Foot To Display At Taxidermy Shop
A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse and accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand, told her colleagues that she ...
unusuallyinteresting.com
11/11/2022 Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders
NATIONAL NEWS Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders SPRING VALLEY, Wis. (AP) A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's ...
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11/11/2022 Charges: Western Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders - CBS Minnesota
SPRING VALLEY, Wis. - A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand, told her colleagues that she wanted ...
CBS News
11/11/2022 Wisconsin nurse charged in amputating man's foot without orders
Wisconsin nurse charged in amputating man's foot without orders She wanted to display the foot at her family's taxidermy shop She wanted to display the foot at her family's taxidermy shop A western Wisconsin nurse has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient ...
wisn.com
11/11/2022 Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders
SPRING VALLEY, Wis. (AP) A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand, told ...
townandcountrytoday.com
11/11/2022 Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders
Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders A western Wisconsin nurse has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's foot without his consent and without doctor's orders SPRING VALLEY, Wis. A western Wisconsin nurse has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a ...
vnexplorer.net
11/11/2022 Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders
SPRING VALLEY, Wis. A western Wisconsin nurse has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand told her ...
kare11.com
11/11/2022 Charges: Wisconsin nurse amputated man's foot without orders
A nurse in Wisconsin has been charged with elder abuse, accused of amputating a hospice patient's frostbitten foot without his consent and without doctor's orders. After she cut off the man's right foot last spring, Mary K. Brown, 38, of Durand, told her colleagues that she wanted ...
news8000.com
11/11/2022 VIDEO: Pierce County deputies praised for their calm, caring response to mental health crisis
PUYALLUP, Wash. - Deputies with the Pierce County Sheriff's Department (PCSD) are being praised for how they deescalated a situation involving a man experiencing a mental health crisis last summer. On June 16, a man was having a mental health episode inside the IHOP on 176th St. E and Canyon Rd ...
q13fox.com
11/11/2022 Wisconsin nurse charged in amputating man's foot without orders
News BreaK Search: News Health Wisconsin nurse charged in amputating man's foot without orders 56 minutes ago - By WISN She wanted to display the foot at her family's taxidermy shop Read more ... Tweet Nurse accused of amputating patient's foot to put on display 2 hours ago - By ABC News A ...
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