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HOSPICE Casa Sperantei opens pediatric ward with free palliative services

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Medical foundation HOSPICE Casa Sperantei launched on Wednesday the pediatric ward with integrated services within the Centre for Palliative Care in Bucharest. According to a press release, the department consists of a unit with 8 beds capacity, a day center, ...

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Romanian Defense ministry used Hexi Pharma products in the past 10 years

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The Hexi Pharma scandal also reached the Ministry of National Defense (MApN), after it was revealed that the ministry had been using the disinfectant products made by Hexi Pharma in the past ten years. MApN informed on Wednesday that products ...

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Romania’s First Lady to run in Sibiu marathon for premature babies

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President Klaus Iohannis’ wife, Carmen Iohannis is attending the 2016 edition of the Semi Marathon in Sibiu to support the “We start runners for life” cause. She subscribed to the 4x5km relay race on Monday afternoon, with the event being ...

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Surgeries postponed in five hospitals following the diluted disinfectants affair. More inaccurate samples revealed

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Surgeries initially scheduled in five hospitals in the country had been postponed on Thursday due to the diluted disinfectants scandal, the Health Ministry announced. Among them there is “Marius Nasta” Institute for Lung Diseases in Bucharest, which was on the ...

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PM expects the new Health minister to seal the system’s black holes

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PM Ciolos, who took over the interim leadership of the Health Ministry on Monday after Patriciu Achimas Cadaroiu resigned, on Tuesday pledged that he would find a new Health minister in a few days, a minister who will “hopefully have ...

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Tax evasion case with medicines for cancer and HIV/AIDS medicines

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Over 40 searches are conducted in Bucharest and other four counties on Tuesday in a tax evasion and money laundering case related to the sale procedure of medicines for heart diseases, cancer and HIV/AIDS. About 26 persons are to be ...

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PM asks Health ministry to test disinfectants in hospitals countrywide

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PM Dacian Ciolos asked the Health Ministry to start an administrative investigation on the disinfectants used in every hospital across the country. The solutions’ concentration and efficiency is to be tested. The prime minister summoned several decision-making bodies on Saturday ...

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