‘Hopelessly overwhelmed:' Sydney hospitals treat patients in corridors, ambulance trolleys
15 days ago - By Sydney Morning Herald
One senior doctor said bed block - when hospitals are clogged with patients they do not have the beds to admit - was the “worst it has been” in decades.
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One in Four Medicare Patients Harmed in Hospitals, Nearly Half Preventable
15 days ago - By MedPageToday
Medicare patients continue to experience harm during hospital stays, even after a decade of intensive efforts to decrease provider-caused adverse events, according to a report from the HHS Office of Inspector General ...
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Kimberley boat accident victims needed surgery
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A fisherman has had an incredibly close encounter with an ocean predator off the WA coast.
AFL round 11 key takeouts and match review news
Our reporters give you the lowdown on all the action from round 11 of the AFL season.
Sir Humphrey putting the socks on centipedes
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Inconsistent Dons still seeking winning formula as Port prevail
The brilliant best and wayward worst of Essendon was on show in their valiant 16-point defeat to Port Adelaide.
Voss refuses to blame loss on ump call
A possible missed free kick to Sam Walsh in the dying seconds of Sunday's thriller against Collingwood wasn't the reason Carlton lost, according to Blues coach Michael Voss.
Waratahs props must push through puzzling scrum calls
A few weeks after dominating the Hurricanes, NSW front-rowers Angus Bell and Archer Holz got on the wrong side of the referee. And it rattled them.
Under-fire Haas 'humbled' by Fittler's Origin faith
Broncos prop Payne Haas says he appreciates Blues coach Brad Fittler selecting him for State of Origin despite the distraction of his contract dispute.
Rocky Horror producer faces real life horror rock looming over his home
Theatre producer John Frost is suing the council and his neighbours over a giant boulder teetering above his Northern Beaches home.