HEALTH

Medicover launches Breast Care Center

Breast Care Center

Private healthcare operator Medicover inaugurates Breast Care Center in Romania, a new center within the Medicover Hospital, which aims to offer personalized treatment, recovery and prevention options for the full range of breast medical conditions, based on high medical standards ...

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Over 2,000 measles cases confirmed in Romania. Death toll close to 14

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Over 2,000 measles cases have been confirmed in Romania since the epidemic outburst, with 13 deaths reported so far with a 14th death confirmation possibly caused by the infection being under way, informed the National Center of Monitoring and Control ...

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8-month baby boy dies in Timisoara under measles suspicion

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An eight-month baby boy died in hospital in Timisoara under measles suspicion on Monday night. He had been hospitalized for the past three weeks. Doctors say he hasn’t been vaccinated against measles. “It’s an eight-month baby boy who died on ...

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One more baby dies of measles, death toll climbs to 9

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Health Ministry confirmed one more death because of measles after one-year-and-three-month baby girl infected with this virus died in hospital in Timisoara, with death toll climbing to nine. The little girl hadn’t been vaccinated against measles. “An one-year-and-three-month baby girl ...

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88 corruption cases reported through the Health Ministry’s special phone line in the past 10 days

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Health minister Vlad Voiculescu held a balance sheet press conference on Tuesday, announcing that 88 potential breaches have been reported since the phone line for reclaiming corruption cases in the healthcare system has been set up ten days ago up ...

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Doctor Burnei gets away from house arrest, placed under judicial control

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Bucharest Court of Appeal on Tuesday granted doctor Burnei’s new trial, replacing the house arrest against him with the judicial control, meaning the surgeon investigated for corruption will face legal restrictions pending trial. The ruling is final. During judicial control, ...

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The problems of the Romanian healthcare system

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The PM’s control body tracked down several problems of the medical emergency activity in Romanian hospitals. Therefore, a lot of medical units in the country don’t have enough doctors and nurses, lack specific medical equipment, while facing severe overcrowding of ...

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Doctor Burnei’s accounts seized by prosecutors

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Bucharest prosecutors have seized the accounts owned by doctor Gheorghe Burnei from the ‘Marie Curie” Hospital in the file where he is suspected of bribe taking and unauthorized experiments on children, the Bucharest Prosecutor’s Office informed on Friday. The investigators ...

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Ex-Malaxa hospital manager Florin Secureanu admits charges

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Former manager of Malaxa Hospital in Bucharest Florin Secureanu admitted accusations against him, “in the way he knows it from reality”, reads the Bucharest Tribunal’s motivation for his arrest. The judges explain the former hospital manager has been arrested for ...

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