Anchorage hospital wins trauma care upgrade

...status following a recent review by The American College of Surgeons.The Alaska Native Medical Center was the only level 2 trauma...Alaska before this week.The designation means a hospital has surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, doctors and operating room staff...
Assembly OK's PERS opt-out for Bartlett's chiefs, surgeons

...attract the best leaders and general surgeons it can for the facility, now that officer and all of its general surgeons to be exempt from PERS (Public for the executives and one for the surgeons. Both passed, but the motion for the...
Death toll tops 4,000 in Nepal

...people are pulled from the wreckage, he said, even more help is needed, including orthopedic doctors, nerve specialists, surgeons and paramedics."We are appealing to foreign governments to send these specialized and smart teams," Poudyal added.Well...
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Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital adds surgeon to staff

...Regional Health Consortium as a general surgeon.McPherson will begin work on Dec. 1...release."SEARHC is very lucky to have a surgeon with Dr. McPherson's skills and Seattle. She previously worked as a surgeon at Claremore Indian Hospital in Claremore...
Physicians pushing for on-call pay

...Empire's source."The orthopedic surgeons are definitely on the does not pay orthopedic surgeons to be on-call, Ginger's orthopedic surgeons, however, do not have the...treated," one orthopedic surgeon said.Editor's note: An...
US lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teeth

...spottiness. It's primarily a cosmetic issue, said Deputy Surgeon General Boris Lushniak, in announcing the new standard Monday...decline in tooth decay among children there, and the U.S. surgeon general endorsed water fluoridation.Today, about 75 percent...
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Rockin' out for a reason

...Joanie Maier Hope and her bandmates, all gynecologic oncology surgeons from across the country, that's exactly the case. Hope...these guys?" and discover that they are all women's cancer surgeons and that they have a mission. "It's not music you'd have...
Yax te totem begins life anew

...Bullets have bored into the wood in several places."Arnie (Arnold Dalton, who restored it in the 1990s) said he felt like a surgeon," said Fran Houston, Miller's daughter, while examining a bullet hole."I kind of feel like a wood doctor myself...
Thunder Mountain basketball seniors or NBA team : Chicago Bulls.Plans after high school : Attend college then medical school to become an orthopedic surgeon.Favorite after game food : Protein bars.Coaches comment : William is a very driven person, always striving to achieve...
Ketchikan hospital pioneers new telepathology technology

...service offered in Ketchikan will allow surgeons in the operating room at Ketchikan General...costs, a hospital spokesperson said. A surgeon at KGH will submit tissue for pathology...the slide image and can then call the surgeon to discuss the results. "This type of...


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