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4 big hospitals face penalties for infection rates

...received the poorest scores. The causes are being analyzed, said Clover Tiffany, director of communications at the Fairbanks hospital, but the problems could cost the hospital up to $400,000.
Wasilla man eluding troopers suffers frostbite Cantwell.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner ( ) says Samuel Wade was treated at a Fairbanks hospital before he was taken to Fairbanks Correctional Center Tuesday.Troopers say Wade was the driver of a stolen vehicle...
Officials still investigating cause of deadly fire

...rapidly that some couldn't reach stairwells and had to be rescued by ladder.Some people were treated at the Fairbanks hospital for smoke inhalation and cold-related injuries. Many escaped the burning building in bare feet and had to stand...
JDHS goes old school in hockey wins

...and they never quit."The last time the Crimson Bears beat Lathrop, Adams was being texted the scores from a Fairbanks hospital with four players after their van had been struck in an intersection by a truck that ran a red light. Team members...
Fairbanks hospital gets nod for a top ICU

FAIRBANKS - Ironically, it took an injury to one of its nurses for the intensive care unit at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital to be recognized as one of the top ICUs in the country.
Hospital foundation, Fairbanks eye land swap

...ordinance set to be introduced at Monday's City Council meeting would authorize a land trade between the Greater Fairbanks Hospital Foundation and the city.The Fairbanks Daily News Miner says the proposal calls for the foundation to give the...
State removes seniors from North Pole home

...were placed in unfamiliar situations with little or no warning. He said a better solution would have been for the state to run the center until the problems were resolved. Patients without a place to go were taken to a Fairbanks hospital.
Regional News
Crews remove fallen crane from Chena River

...operator, who escaped from the equipment as it fell to its side, avoided serious injury and was released from a Fairbanks hospital. Bailey said the accident is unlikely to delay construction of the bridge by more than a few days because the contractor...
Troopers looking for missing seal hunters

...he was assaulted in the street. He suffered bruises and lacerations and was flown about 140 miles southwest to a Fairbanks hospital. Police said they don't have a motive for the attack.
Alaska Digest

...institution supports these individuals, that's all you're trying to avoid," Hamilton said. AIDEA to sell bonds for Fairbanks hospital ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority will sell $120 million in revenue bonds on behalf...


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