Latest septicemia Stories

2011-05-07 21:15:00

ONTARIO, Calif., May 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- California Watch's most recent article regarding the preliminary findings of California Department of Public Health (CDPH) pertaining to the diagnosis of septicemia at Prime Healthcare's hospitals is yet another example of its failure to gather all of the facts before publicizing baseless allegations fed by the union, SEIU. As demonstrated by Prime Healthcare's responses, CDPH's findings are erroneous and are the result of surveys performed by...

2011-02-01 04:00:00

ONTARIO, Calif., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Healthcare Services (PHS), the largest for-profit hospital system in California and the only for-profit system among Thomson Reuters' Top 10 Health Systems in 2009, announced today that it has been the victim of an extortion campaign by the Service Employees International Union - United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU) over the past year. According to PHS' officials, SEIU's extortion campaign began approximately 12 months ago when PHS...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'