Montfort Hospital Plans Six Story Expansion

Montfort-hospitalFollowing a much required victory form 13 years of work and the struggle of keeping the hospital away from a closure, Montfort Hospital stated that it will be expanding six more stories.

Lalonde, the lead fighter in the war with Conservative provincial Government for keeping the hospital functional, appreciated the expansion.

Maddox Flynn Returns to New York After Complete Treatment

FacialSurgeryAfter medical complications that reoccurred following a recovery from a facial surgery in a toddler, he has come back to his home in Edmonton.

Maddox Flynn, who was experiencing some cysts above his left eye, underwent a surgery in New York, last month. After the removal of the cyst he had returned to Edmonton at the end of May.

But soon he faced more difficulty, after he pulled a tube out of the eye accidently, last Saturday.

Three Men Arrested for OxyContin Robberies in Pharmacies

OxyContinThree men accused of robbing four of the cities pharmacies have been arrested by the Police. These men were involved in robbing the pharmacies at gunpoint for the increasingly famous and addictive drug, OxyContin.

The men were identified by a bystander who noticed two of the robbers near the Logan Avenue pharmacy on Wednesday, while they were trying to get into a vehicle for fleeing.

Tory MLA Invites People to Give their Input

healthcareThe Provincial Government started a two-way discussion this week in its endeavor to work out a new Alberta Health Act.

Whilst expert and consumer groups will congregate behind locked doors with an advisory board, common Albertans will assemble in community consultations, which are partially by invitation.

Kiwi Company Wins Australian Award

Kiwi Company Wins Australian AwardA Company from New Zealand has won the Australian International Design Award of the Year. Intensive Care is based in New Plymouth and it was recognized for its outstanding design, attention to detail and innovation.

The M8 is specially designed to reduce patient handling and risk of injury. It allows a wide range of medical procedures which can be performed without transferring the patient from a bed.

Shareholder in Tenet Corp. May Target Healthscope

Tenet-HealthcareA key shareholder in US Company, Tenet Healthcare Corp., one of the bidders for takeover target Healthscope Ltd., has stated of concerns at the Company's proposal, and says he believes that Tenet is expected to back down, according to media reports.