Memorial Hospital, Manchester KY

The NHS and care workers who have died during the coronavirus pandemic | 5/27/2020

… Fofie, healthcare assistant Afua Fofie is described as having an “infectious laugh and willingness to go the extra mile” for patients and those she worked with. Afua Fofie was a healthcare assistant at Teddington Memorial Hospital (Family handout/PA) – Robert Black, paramedic The 52-year-old paramedic had worked for the Scottish Ambulance Service for 28 years. He died on May 2 with confirmed Covid-19 and was described as …

More Manchester New Hampshire World War I Heroes | 5/24/2020

… was born 24 July 1892 in New York City, the daughter of Aloft G. Johnson & Katherine I. (Melvin) Johnson, and granddaughter of Benjamin & Catherine J. “Hattie” (Kaiser) Melvin. She took her nurse’s training at Memorial Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts, and during much of this time she lived with her aunt, Miss Myrtle G. Melvin in Manchester, New Hampshire. Major Johnson served in both World War I and World War II …

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Coronavirus creates anxiety, new protocols for Connecticut moms giving birth during the pandemic - Hartford Courant | 5/9/2020

… for Connecticut moms giving birth during the pandemic By Lori Riley Hartford Courant May 10, 2020 6:00 AM Chantal Fauteux-Fields of Lebanon and her baby Eloise, who was born April 23 at Manchester Memorial Hospital . (Provided by Chantal Fauteux-Fields)(Courtesy of Chantal Fauteux-Fields) Pregnancy, especially for first-time moms, can be anxiety-provoking. Even more so, the thought of having a baby in the middle of a …

Northwestern Memorial Hospital testing drug for severe COVID cases | Crain’s Chicago Business | 4/24/2020

Northwestern Medicine Northwestern Memorial Hospital Northwestern Memorial Hospital is among medical centers testing a rheumatoid arthritis drug as a possible treatment for severely or critically ill COVID-19 patients. FREE Crain’s has lifted the pay wall on coverage of the public health response to coronavirus . Support our journalism: Please subscribe. Sign up for our daily newsletter rounding up the latest news on the pandemic. The Streeterville hospital is enrolling patients …

Lessons from Taiwan’s Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in tackling COVID-19 | Healthcare IT News | 4/20/2020

An interview with Prof. Chyong-Huey Lai, Vice-superintendent of Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkuo Branch. April 20, 2020 01:59 AM According to an article by Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Taiwan has managed to prevent the coronavirus from heavily impacting its 23 million citizens due to using tech such as big data analytics to generate real-time alerts from the integration of health insurance data base with …

105 hospitals furloughing workers in response to COVID-19 | 4/14/2020

… Medical Center has placed 67 employees on furlough, according to The Las Cruces Sun News. The medical center has furloughed employees from departments where services have been suspended during the pandemic. 11. Nacogdoches (Texas) Memorial Hospital has furloughed a portion of its staff due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to The Lufkin Daily News. The hospital said it has been stockpiling supplies for an anticipated surge in COVID-19 …

Manchester Hall of Fame to treat hospital workers to pizza on Friday | 4/9/2020

MANCHESTER — For 40 years, the Manchester Sports Hall of Fame has been honoring the town’s athletic heroes. On Friday, however, the members of the Hall of Fame committee will be honoring new heroes — the people who work at Manchester Memorial Hospital ’s intensive care unit and emergency department. The Hall of Fame committee members will be supplying pizza and sandwiches for 30 workers in the ICU and 30 in the ED …

Coronavirus Update: 4 More Deaths; 32 Additional Cases Of COVID-19 in New Hampshire | 4/8/2020

… state with questions about the equipment delivery but has not yet received a response. - Casey McDermott PSU’s ice area becomes COVID-19 ward Update: Monday, April 6, 4:50 p.m. Plymouth State University and Speare Memorial Hospital have been working to convert the school’s ice arena into a supplementary COVID-19 ward. The nets and the ice are gone from the rink - replaced with 40 oxygen-equipped beds in three rows …

Coronavirus Update: 46 New N.H. Cases; Sununu Orders Hotels To Cancel ‘Non-Essential’ Bookings | 4/7/2020

… state with questions about the equipment delivery but has not yet received a response. - Casey McDermott PSU’s ice area becomes COVID-19 ward Update: Monday, April 6, 4:50 p.m. Plymouth State University and Speare Memorial Hospital have been working to convert the school’s ice arena into a supplementary COVID-19 ward. The nets and the ice are gone from the rink - replaced with 40 oxygen-equipped beds in three rows …

Prospect adjusts staff hours as non-emergency hospital visits decline during coronavirus outbreak | 4/1/2020

Prospect ECHN, the operator of Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital in Vernon, has instituted a “flex program” for certain personnel as part of a reallocation of resources during the coronavirus outbreak. In a statement released by spokeswoman Nina Kruse, the health care network said it is adjusting staff hours across all of its in-patient and out-patient facilities — not just the hospitals — to compensate for a steep …

COVID-19 Update: Connecticut Engineer, 3D Printer Answer Doctor’s Call to Create Ventilator Splitter | 3/30/2020

… several weeks, shared what may be a big breakthrough Saturday in the effort to prepare for a surge in acute cases of COVID-19. In a video posted to his Facebook page from Manchester Memorial Hospital , Anwar details a new, open-source 3D-printed valve – the Ventilator Quad Splitter – that could allow a single ventilator to treat up to seven patients per unit. Support authentic, locally owned and operated public …

Delta County Memorial Hospital names new CEO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/26/2020

Delta (Colo.) County Memorial Hospital has tapped Matthew Heyn to serve as CEO, effective April 6, the Daily Sentinel reported. Mr. Heyn will take the reins from Robert Thorn, who has been serving as interim CEO since Nov. 18. Mr. Thorn replaced Jason Cleckler, who stepped down in October after the hospital’s board of trustees did not renew his contract. Mr. Heyn served as CEO of AdventHealth Ottawa (Kan.), formerly …

Nurse says she was fired by Northwestern Memorial Hospital after warning co-workers that face masks being used were not the safest | Chicago Tribune | 3/24/2020

Chicago Tribune Mar 25, 2020 6:00 AM Particulate respirator N95 masks are shown in a supply area at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, Florida, on March 10, 2020.(Eve Edelheit/The New York Times) A nurse is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital, saying she was fired after warning fellow employees the masks provided by the hospital would not properly protect them against the coronavirus. Lauri Mazurkiewicz alleges that Northwestern required staff …

Several locations offer drive-up coronavirus testing | News | wfsb.com | 3/23/2020

A number of locations across the state are offering drive-up coronavirus testing, as long as patients have a doctor’s note. Drive-thru testing sites are present on hospital grounds at the following locations: Bridgeport Hospital Johnson Memorial Hospital (Stafford Springs) Lawrence Memorial Hospital (New London) Manchester Memorial Hospital Saint Mary’s Hospital (Waterbury) Saint Vincent Hospital (Bridgeport) University of Connecticut Health Center (Farmington) Waterbury Hospital Yale-New Haven Hospital The …

Coronavirus in Connecticut: Live updates, hour-by-hour - SFGate | 3/20/2020

… so far this week. 5:35 p.m. - There are now 15 alternate places across Connecticut that offer drive-through coronavirus testing: Bridgeport Hospital, Bristol Health, Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Danbury Hospital, Greenwich Hospital, Hartford Hospital, Johnson Memorial Hospital , Lawrence and Memorial Hospital , Manchester Memorial Hospital , MidState Medical Center, Stamford Hospital, St. Francis Hospital, Waterbury Hospital and Yale New Haven Hospital. 5:05 p.m. - S ince Gov. Ned Lamont’s briefing on Wednesday, 63 more …

Coronavirus Manchester: Hospital Offering Testing | Patch | 3/20/2020

Coronavirus testing is being undertaken at Manchester Memorial Hospital . (Chris Dehnel/Patch) MANCHESTER, CT — Coronavirus testing is being undertaken at Manchester Memorial Hospital , town officials said Friday. The testing site is located outside of the Miller Building, near the main hospital’s 71 Haynes St. location, across from the John A. DeQuattro Cancer Center. It will be open Monday through Fridau from 10 a.m. to noon and from 4 to 6 …

Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Center lay off 52 workers, citing lack of state Medicaid funding | Chicago Tribune | 3/14/2020

Chicago Tribune Mar 13, 2020 5:16 PM Pipeline Health, which owns Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Hospital, laid off 52 workers at those facilities earlier this month, citing a lack of state funding.(Steve Schering / Pioneer Press) Pipeline Health, which owns Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, laid off 52 workers at those facilities earlier this month, citing a lack of state funding …

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital names new CFO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/13/2020

Brattleboro (Vt.) Memorial Hospital has named Andre Bissonnette CFO, The Sentinel reported. Mr. Bissonnette most recently was CFO and chief compliance officer for North Country Hospital and Health Center in Newport, Vt. He also held financial roles at Burlington, Vt.-based Fletcher Allen Healthcare, now known as University of Vermont Medical Center. Mr. Bissonnette has an MBA from Champlain College in Burlington …

Jackson Memorial Hospital gives Philips Enterprise Monitoring as a Service model high marks for satisfaction and efficiency | Globe Newswire | 3/11/2020

… Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a leading health technology company, and Jackson Health System, one of the nation’s largest public health systems, today announced new findings from a performance improvement evaluation at Jackson Memorial Hospital. The evaluation looked at the impact of its new Enterprise Monitoring as a Service (EMaaS) model six months after its deployment as part of a groundbreaking Philips partnership . Nursing staff gave the new model …

Harford Memorial Hospital ED leader retires | Becker’s Hospital Review | 2/17/2020

Rajagopala Rao Tripuraneni, MD, longtime leader of the emergency department at University of Maryland Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace, has retired . Dr. Rao, as his patients and colleagues call him, joined Harford Memorial in 1978. He served as a full-time attending physician in the ED at the hospital as well as medical director of the ED from 1996 to 2012. He was also Harford County EMS medical …

Northwestern Memorial Hospital plans to spend $77 million on project to relieve overcrowding in the emergency department | Chicago Tribune | 2/5/2020

Chicago Tribune Feb 05, 2020 10:36 AM A cyclist rides past a group of police outside Northwestern Memorial Hospital after two officers who were injured in a traffic accident were transported to the emergency room July 4, 2017, in Chicago. Northwestern is seeking to add 49 hospital beds a bid to ease crowding in its emergency department. (Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune) Northwestern Memorial Hospital plans to spend $77.6 million …

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center names Lori Persohn CNO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/14/2020

Jasper, Ind.-based Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has named Lori Persohn, RN, MSN, BSN, vice president of patient services and CNO. Ms. Persohn, a certified nurse executive, is no stranger to Memorial Hospital . Before becoming CNO, she was associate vice president of patient services. She also was director of medical services and director of organizational excellence. Ms. Persohn replaces Tonya Heim, who retired. 25 hospital, health system executive …

Memorial Hospital names new CNO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/19/2019

… to the report. “I want to be an advocate for the nurses and be that voice for them and represent them at the highest level,” she told the Sun . Ms. Dascoulias was born at Memorial Hospital and has worked there for 25 years …

Memorial Hospital of Carbon County selects Kenneth Harman as CEO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/4/2019

Memorial Hospital of Carbon County in Rawlins, Wyo., named Kenneth L. Harman CEO, effective Dec. 16, according to a Rawlins Times report. Mr. Harman comes to Memorial Hospital from Pioneers Medical Center, Walbridge Memorial Convalescent Wing and Meeker Family Health Center in Meeker, Colo., where he served as CEO. He also has experience as CEO of Cassia Regional Medical Center in Burley, Idaho. He earned his master’s degree in healthcare …

UPMC Memorial Hospital opens in West Manchester Township | 8/19/2019

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