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A doctor left Romania every six hours last year


Romania is the country with the fewest doctors in the EU reported to the number of inhabitants (only 2.5 compared to the European average of 3.4), sad statistics reveal. Over 14,000 doctors have left the country in the past ten ...

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Update: Florian Bodog plagiarized two-thirds of his PhD thesis in Economics – media report, Health Minister denies charges

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Health Minister Florian Dorel Bodog has plagiarized 147 of the 232 pages of his doctoral thesis in Economics entitled “Management and Marketing of Sanitary Units” and graduated in 2008 at the West University of Timisoara (UVT), says journalist Emilia Sercan. ...

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Doctor Burnei may practice again in public hospitals, court rules

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The Bucharest Tribunal has ruled on Friday to lift the practice license interdiction against doctor Gheorghe Burnei. The former chief of the orthopedics ward of the Marie Curie Pediatrics Hospital, Gheorghe Burnei has been prosecuted for corruption at the end ...

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SANITAS trade unionists follow suit Cartel Alfa, announce street protests in October

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Sanitas Federation trade unionists are getting ready for protests and a large-scale rally on October 19, dissatisfied by the limitation of bonuses and by the proposal to transfer contributions from the employer to the employee. Their announcement comes one day ...

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Blood checked in transfusion centers due to the West Nile infections

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The blood donated at the transfusion centers is additionally checked up after 22 people have been infected with the West Nile virus and six other died because of the virus in Romania this year. “The blood is additionally checked across ...

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5-month baby boy dies of measles in Neamt. Death toll up to 34


A five-month baby boy from Neamt county has died of measles, with death toll climbing to 34, according to the National Institute for Public Health. The last death caused by measles was reported in Romania on August 25. It was ...

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Mircea Laza, interim manager of Coletina Hospital

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Bucharest Mayor General Gabriela Firea has announced on Thursday that the interim manager of Colentina Hospital will be appointed Mircea Laza, who had previously held the position of manager of the Deva Emergency County Hospital. The manager of Colentina Hospital ...

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Colentina hospital manager quits. One of the resigning neurosurgeons says his resignation is still on

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The manager of Colentina Hospital Silvi Ifrim (photo) has resigned on Wednesday after the resignations of the two top neurosurgeon doctors. “The hospital manager said the situation had got tenses and she preferred to step aside. I accepted her honorary ...

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