Latest News for: Hospital ships


StenaRoRo’s ESG reporting making leaps due to Mercy Ships partnership

SAFETY4SEA 08 Jun 2023
StenaRoRo is making big strides in raising its social performance in ESG through a decade-long partnership with hospital charity Mercy Ships as the human factor becomes an increasing priority for sustainable business in shipping ... Mercy Ships’ Captain Djurre Jan Schutte highlighted ...

Watch: Fire breaks out on MSC containership in Persian Gulf

SAFETY4SEA 08 Jun 2023
As informed, the vessel had requested assistance and three tugs were working to help extinguish the fire which appears to be in the stern of the ship ... The injured individual was later brought to hospital in Abu Dhabi for treatment.

On the Water: It’s time for Ullman Sails Long Beach Race Week

Press Telegram 08 Jun 2023
June 23 at LBYC, followed by a 10.30 a.m ... Friday ... Progress continues to move forward in improving the city’s iconic ship, the Queen Mary ... The ship’s managing director, Steve Caloca, who is a hotel and amusement park veteran with Queen Mary operator Evolution Hospitality, has researched the ship’s history with a focus on its time in Long Beach ... .

Hamrock: We can optimize mental health, addiction care for most vulnerable

Boston Herald 07 Jun 2023
I wholeheartedly support the recent proposal from the Massachusetts Senate to study the efficacy of converting a decommissioned ship into The Floating Hospital for mental health, substance abuse and recovery ... These units could also serve as extensions of the Floating Hospital including immediate consultations with specialty care providers there.

Fatello: Hampton pays tribute to Vietnam War veterans on Memorial Day

Fosters 07 Jun 2023
There are times in life when things and moments hit you when you least expect it ... More ... From those who served in the many jobs in the Air Force, to the men who served on ships off the coast of Vietnam in the Navy. To the Navy nurses who served in the hospitals, and to the men who flew helicopters and cargo planes in both the Army and the Air Force ... .

D-Day: Flat Rock's George Sarros was there and is visiting Normandy for 79th anniversary

Hendersonville Times-News 06 Jun 2023
Our ship was full of engineers, tanks, and trucks ... When you’re sailing, the props in the water brings those mines up and just blows the tail of the ship apart. We used to eat lunch in the tail and sleep back there, so the skipper told us, 'Move your stuff to the side of the ship.' So now our bunks were on the side.

Janice Lufkin, decorated Navy nurse during Vietnam War, has died at 81

Stars and Stripes 06 Jun 2023
She was the charge nurse of an 18-bed intensive care unit on the hospital ship USS Repose and spent a year during 1968 and 1969 treating injured soldiers and marines off the coast of South Vietnam ... Her retirement from the Navy was marked by a ceremony on board the museum ship USS Yorktown at Patriots Point in Charleston harbor.

Churchill’s The World Crisis Is a Warning About Today’s Crises

The American Spectator 06 Jun 2023
Merchant ships and neutral ships and hospital ships were sunk on the seas and all on board left to their fate, or killed as they swam ... with the German shipping magnate Albert Ballin and thinking that Serbia’s acceptance of most of the ultimatum’s demands would end the crisis.

Pill camera can be driven around stomach with video game joysticks

Messenger-Inquirer 06 Jun 2023
The pill is piloted around the patient's stomach ... By Dean Murray via SWNS ... Dr ... "I would have patients who came to the ER with concerns for a bleeding ulcer and, even if they were clinically stable, I would have no way to evaluate them without admitting them to the hospital for an endoscopy ... US Navy comes to aid of ship being harassed by Iran ... +9 ... .

I was airlifted 800 miles off a cruise over a misdiagnosis — and missed my anniversary

New York Post 05 Jun 2023
Haunting image surfaces after missing teen jumped off ship into ‘shark-infested’ water ... Doctors went a little overboard on this cruise ship. A vacationer in the UK claimed that he was unwillingly airlifted to a hospital 800 miles away after the vessel’s physician mistook his “pulled muscle” for a serious infection.

Cruise ship passenger airlifted to hospital ‘800 miles from home’

The Independent 05 Jun 2023
Cruise ship passenger airlifted to hospital 800 miles from home 'against his wishes'\nSource. SWNS .

Man airlifted from dream cruise holiday… only to find out he pulled a muscle

Metro UK 04 Jun 2023
Stephen Cassidy was airlifted to hospital in Scotland (Picture ... A cruise ship passenger who was airlifted to hospital against his wishes says the ship's doctors misdiagnosed him with an infection - when all he had was a pulled muscle ... The ship's doctor then consulted with an orthopaedic surgeon online and sent the x-rays to be analysed by email.

8-year-old dies after driver crashes into shipping container in Pico-Union

ABC7 04 Jun 2023
Police say the woman entered another lane, striking the shipping container. Paramedics responded to the scene and took both patients to the hospital.

Cruise ship passenger airlifted to hospital 800 miles from home says he wasn't even ill ...

The Daily Mail 03 Jun 2023
A cruise passenger has told how his dream holiday was ruined when he was airlifted from the ship against his wishes and stranded more than 800 miles from home. Stephen Cassidy had booked a luxury cruise to Norway as a joint birthday celebration with his wife Carol, but claims it was ruined because of a misdiagnosis by the ship's doctor.

Opinion: They survived the 1945 Battle of Manila or had family who did. Read their letters

The Los Angeles Times 03 Jun 2023
This week, we heard from another group of readers affected by the horrors of World War II eight decades ago ... Hospitals could not treat patients ... Japanese forces included those from ships sunk by U.S ... Allen J ... He was treated at the Navy hospital in Norco, attended UCLA on the GI Bill and made a career in aerospace working on missiles and satellites.

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