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Health Official On Ebola: 7 Quarantined In Ohio

A health official says at least seven people in northeast Ohio are quarantined and being monitored because they had contact with a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola after visiting the area.

10/16/2014

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Congressional Hearing Seeks Answers About Ebola Crisis

Questions are being raised about how health officials are handling Ebola cases in the United States.

10/16/2014

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2nd Dallas Hospital Worker Tests Positive For Ebola, Visited Ohio

A second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has tested positive for the disease, the Texas Department of State Health Services said Wednesday.

10/15/2014

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Woman Gets 30-60 Months For Impersonating Nurse, Stealing Baby

A woman appeared in court for sentencing after posing as an employee and kidnapping a newborn baby from UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital.

06/24/2014

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Woman Accused Of Impersonating Nurse, Stealing Baby, Faces 58-Year Sentence

Breona Moore, 21, faces a maximum sentence of 58 years in prison for posing as an employee and kidnapping a newborn baby from UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital.

04/07/2014

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Dormont Man To Walk Coast-To-Coast To Honor Brother, Raise Awareness About Suicide And Mental Health

For the next few months, a young man from Pittsburgh will be taking a long, long walk.

03/03/2014

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$415K Given For Asthma Study Of Pittsburgh Kids

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Heinz Endowments has given researchers $415,000 to study whether asthma rates among Pittsburgh Public Schools students are as bad as school nurses say. As many as half of the district’s 26,000 […]

01/21/2014

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Insurance Co. Extends Home Care For Family Fighting Son’s Batten Disease

The outpouring of support for 6-year-old Rex Timko of Elizabeth and his family has been heartwarming.

12/17/2013

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Nurse Holiday Shopping Performs CPR On Woman In Cardiac Arrest At Walmart

A local woman who was finishing her holiday shopping was thrust into the middle of a life-changing and potentially life-saving situation.

12/16/2013

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Police Investigating After Baby Was Given Mom’s Painkiller

Police are investigating allegations that a central Pennsylvania nurse mistakenly gave a newborn pain medication meant for the baby’s mother.

08/13/2013

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1 Fired, 2 Suspended After Patient Is Found Wandering On Parkway

One security guard has been fired and another guard and a nurse suspended.

07/17/2013

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Organ Donor Families Meet Transplant Recipients

Organ donors and their families were honored today at Allegheny General Hospital.

04/29/2013

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Nurse To Stand Trial On Child Endangerment Charges

A nurse responsible for the care of a 7-month-old baby boy with respiratory problems will stand trial for endangering the welfare of that child who died while in her care.

03/20/2013

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Man With Gun Arrested Outside Nursing Home

A man was arrested outside a Beaver nursing home armed with a gun.

KDKA-TV–01/17/2013

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Fayette County Nurse Charged After Baby Dies

An in-home nurse has been charged with child endangerment for allegedly not doing enough to help a southwestern Pennsylvania baby.

12/13/2012

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