• abortions
  • In a statement released shortly after the incident became public, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix proclaimed it a "scandal that a Catholic hospital would perform such a reprehensible act" and insisted that a set of ethical and religious directives, to which St. Joseph's and countless other public Catholic hospitals adhere, prohibit direct abortions under any circumstances--even, apparently, if that means almost certain death for the mother and fetus. (blogspot.com)
  • In response to a lawsuit we filed against Trinity for systematically refusing to treat pregnant women in emergencies, the hospital giant recently submitted a brief that argues (incorrectly) that state and federal law allow Trinity to "refuse to allow abortions to be performed on hospital premises," in the context of emergency miscarriage treatment when the woman's life or health is at risk. (aclu.org)
  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is seeking to further protect the "conscience and religious freedom" of health workers whose beliefs prevent them from carrying out abortions and other procedures, in an effort likely to please conservative Christian activists and other supporters of President Donald Trump. (reuters.com)
  • In the past, she also demanded from Health Minister Yaakov Litzman to impose sanctions on hospitals that refuse to perform abortions for religious reasons, but Litzman has yet reply to her demand. (ynetnews.com)
  • Patients
  • Religiously-affiliated hospitals--which are often the only hospital in a particular area-- are not exempt from providing critical care to patients who come through their doors," said Daniel Pochoda, legal director of the ACLU of Arizona, in a press statement issued last week. (blogspot.com)
  • Patients seeking medical care from public institutions should not have to worry that religious doctrine rather than medical judgment will dictate what care they receive. (aclunc.org)
  • Patients at St Jude Hospital were able to praise and worship today as the institution commenced weekly spiritual service for patients, staff and visitors. (stluciatimes.com)
  • St Jude Hospital also ensures that patients receive their last rights from the religion of their choice. (stluciatimes.com)
  • This weekly worship service demonstrates the high value that St Jude Hospital places on the role that spirituality plays in the overall health and healing of our patients. (stluciatimes.com)
  • Hospitals across England canceled appointments and turned away patients Friday after suffering an apparent cyberattack. (spokesman.com)
  • What Do Patients at Religious Hospitals Want to Know about the Policies That Affect Their Reproductive Care? (scholarsstrategynetwork.org)
  • For this rating section three different types of data from HealthGrades are presented: quality ratings for twenty-six inpatient conditions and procedures,thirteen patient safety indicators and the percentage of patients giving the hospital a 9 or 10 (the two highest possible ratings). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 removed the deemed status of the Joint Commission and directed it to re-apply to CMS to seek continued authority to review hospitals for CfC and CoP. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tenet
  • Tenet was chosen by the hospital after a four-year selection process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury to be acquired by Tenet Healthcare Corp". New Haven Register. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008 Tenet founded Conifer Health Solutions, which serves more than 700 clients in the healthcare industry, including nearly 300 hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, Tenet completed its acquisition of Vanguard Health Systems, Inc., an investor-owned hospital company whose operations complemented Tenet's existing business. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1996, Tenet CEO Jeffrey Barbakow moved Tenet's headquarters from Santa Monica, CA to Santa Barbara, CA. In 1998, Tenet purchased eight Philadelphia hospitals owned by the bankrupt Allegheny Health, Education & Research Foundation for $345 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • To rebuild its ethics and compliance programs, Tenet hired a chief compliance officer to report directly to the company's board of directors In 2003, Tenet sold or closed 14 hospitals and closed more than 20 facilities in 2004 to achieve its financial performance goals. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2006, Tenet agreed to pay $725 million to the Justice Dept. to settle allegations of unusually high Medicare payments to Tenet hospitals in 2000 to 2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • priory
  • St Botolph's Aldersgate was a wealthy parish, having been granted the assets of the nearby Cluniac priory and hospital during the 16th-century Dissolution of the Monasteries. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was a favourite of King Henry I and is most famous for having founded the Priory of the Hospital of St Bartholomew in 1123. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abortion
  • In consultation with her family and a team of doctors, the ethics committee of the hospital--on which Sister McBride sat--voted to allow an emergency abortion in order to save the life of the woman. (blogspot.com)
  • She rushed to the hospital, but unfortunately because of the bishops' rules, the hospital didn't tell Tamesha that the pregnancy was doomed and that the safest course was an abortion. (aclu.org)
  • ethical conflicts
  • The purposes of this study were to examine the existence and nature of ethical conflicts faced by nurses in public sector hospitals and to investigate the impact of such conflicts on their performance in addition to looking at the mediating role of proactive behavior. (springer.com)
  • Managers/administrators can focus them one by one to reduce ethical conflicts and improve the overall service delivery of hospitals. (springer.com)
  • impose
  • A physician cannot impose on a patient his religious world view, and he must present to the patient all the options that are relevant to him, whether they conform to his belief or not," said attorney and medical law expert Adi Niv-Yagoda. (ynetnews.com)
  • clinics
  • A consequence of this is that the CMS payment systems can be more complicated at small clinics than at large hospitals for the same procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • officials
  • Lauderhill Fire Rescue at Cypress Gardens apartments early Wednesday where a tenant was burning charcoal during a religious ritual, city officials said. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Charcoal burned inside a Lauderhill apartment during a religious ritual early Wednesday left a woman and her two children sick with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning, city officials said. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • In both Laniado Hospital in Netanya and Mayanei Hayeshua Hospital in Bnei Brak, officials told women who called on behalf of Ynet and expressed interest in the procedure that they will have to seek the permission of the hospital Rabbi. (ynetnews.com)
  • Trump
  • The creation of the new HHS division is in accordance with an executive order signed by Trump last May called "Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty. (reuters.com)
  • lawsuit
  • The owner of Deaconess and Valley hospitals said it will "vigorously contest" a lawsuit alleging it shorted local charity care spending by up to $110 million. (spokesman.com)
  • deny
  • Women who seek to undergo a tubectomy in a hospital that declares itself a religious institution will find that even if they have a doctor's approval, they will still need the permission of the hospital's rabbi-unless they are Arab, in which case the hospital might deny them the procedure altogether. (ynetnews.com)
  • health
  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Thursday it will create a division within its Office of Civil Rights to give it "the focus it needs to more vigorously and effectively enforce existing laws protecting the rights of conscience and religious freedom. (reuters.com)
  • The division would enforce the legal protection and conduct compliance reviews, audits and other enforcement actions to ensure that health care providers are allowing workers with religious or moral objections to opt out. (reuters.com)
  • By 1975, NME owned, operated, and managed 23 hospitals and a home health care business. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health facilities include: CHU Henri Mondor, a publicly owned hospital inaugurated on 2 December 1969. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • This chapel probably came to function as the church of the small village that grew up to provide services to the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • facilities
  • By 1990, the company had 200 hospitals in its network and was the second-largest hospital company in the U.S. After some scandals in the early 1990s (see below), NME divested its specialty facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Only once she began to deliver during her third visit did the hospital start providing care. (aclu.org)
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children in Spokane is reducing its staff by about 10 percent as it converts to a "micro hospital" with more focus on outpatient care. (spokesman.com)
  • firmly
  • Representatives at St. Joseph's Hospital responded with a statement of their own, firmly reiterating that the procedure was necessary to save the woman's life. (blogspot.com)
  • authorities
  • The fourteenth century was a turbulent one for the hospital, with frequent accusations from the City authorities that the members of the Order of Saint Lazarus, known as Lazar brothers, put the affairs of the monastery ahead of caring for the lepers. (wikipedia.org)
  • receive
  • Hospitals that receive state funding cannot decide on political or religious agendas that ultimately guide their actions. (ynetnews.com)
  • This is a medieval behavior that stands in contradiction to the fact that we are an amended state of law and the fact that these hospitals receive government funding. (ynetnews.com)
  • In 1994 about 5000 hospitals were eligible to receive CMS funding as a result of being reviewed by the Joint Commission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Worse
  • For this hospital the data for this category is: Worse than expected - 0 As expected - 23 Better than expected - 3 For patient safety indicators, there are the same three possible ratings. (wikipedia.org)
  • procedure
  • Furthermore, when they called and indentified as Arab, Mayanei Hayeshua Hospital still requested them to contact the rabbi for permission, while Laniado Hospital told the woman that she cannot undergo the procedure at the hospital. (ynetnews.com)
  • A religious physician who thinks that tubal ligation is contrary to Halacha does not have to perform the procedure himself, but he is obligated to give the woman this option. (ynetnews.com)
  • woman
  • The woman, her daughter, 6, and son, 4, were taken to Plantation General Hospital from their Cypress Gardens home at 4330 NW 19th St., Lauderhill Fire Rescue Capt. Jerry Gonzalez said. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • medical
  • WOMENSENEWS)--Late last year, when a young mother of four came through the doors of St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Sister Margaret Mary McBride made a difficult decision. (blogspot.com)
  • The law governs how and when a patient can be denied medical treatment or transferred to another hospital when she or he is in an unstable medical condition. (blogspot.com)
  • Rebecca lives in Redding and is a patient at Dignity Health's Mercy Medical Center, the only hospital in Redding with a labor and delivery ward. (aclunc.org)
  • Although both hospitals rely on donation funds from Ultra-Orthodox organizations, both are state-funded, and as such are obligated to provide equal medical treatment to all Israeli citizens. (ynetnews.com)
  • Additionally, Interference with medical considerations for religious reasons is illegal. (ynetnews.com)
  • committee
  • She was a member of the Bioethics Committee of Children's Specialized Hospital in Mountainside, New Jersey (1995-2000) and of the UMDNJ Pediatrics Bioethics Committee (1997-99). (wikipedia.org)