Posts Tagged ‘veterans affairs’

SafeCareBC Launched, Focus on Fewer Healthcare Injuries

...  BC. The new association will provide cost … Read more on WorkersCompensation.com (press release) (blog)Audrey McFarlane Appointed to the Canadian Centre for Substance Abuse … Ms. McFarlane is currently the Executive Director at the Lakeland Centre for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in Cold Lake, Alberta. She obtained her degree in Community Rehabilitation and has spent nearly two decades working with children and … Read more on DigitalJournal.comWhy Fighting Veterans Affairs Is Like Fighting the Taliban When you are diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) you spend a lot of time being analytical. Whether it's a therapist, a doctor, or even yourself, understanding the origins of your PTSD is essential to your coping, and eventual treatment. Read more on Huffington Post Canada    Read ...

Miami Veterans Rehab Clinic Failed Son Who Overdosed, Mother Says

...  veterans rehab clinic failed son who overdosed, mother says The mother for a 27-year-old U.S. Army veteran who died of a drug overdose while at Miami’s Veterans Affairs Hospital drug rehabilitation center last year says no one told her exactly how her son died. Drug Rehabilitation – Yahoo News Search Results Related Drug Intervention ...

Following Veteran's Overdose Death, Report Finds Problems at Miami VA Drug Rehab Program

...  veteran's overdose death, report finds problems at Miami VA drug rehab program A drug abuse rehabilitation program at Miami’s Veterans Affairs hospital failed to monitor patients, provide sufficient staff, control access to the facility or even curb illicit drug use among patients — culminating with the death of a combat veteran. Drug Rehabilitation – Yahoo News Search Results Former sportscaster Don Tollefson, of Wyndmoor, released from prison Ex-Philadelphia sportscaster Don Tollefson has been released from the Bucks County Correctional Facility and will enter a drug rehabilitation program in Chester ...

Drug Treatment Center Planned

...  treatment center planned ST. JOSEPH – Lakeland HealthCare and Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Center have entered into an agreement that is expected to result in the opening of a drug-treatment center this summer. Drug Rehabilitation Center – Yahoo News Search Results Report finds major problems at Miami VA rehab site A Veterans Affairs Department drug rehab facility was so poorly run that some patients were actually on drugs during their stay there — culminating in the death of a veteran from an overdose of cocaine and heroin. According to an investigation conducted after the veteran's death, inspectors found that workers … Drug Rehabilitation Center – Yahoo News Search Results Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation in Colorado | Colorado Drug Rehabilitation Centers — ...

For Prostitutes Jailed in China, Forced Labor With No Recourse – New York Times

For Prostitutes Jailed in China, Forced Labor With No Recourse – New York TimesNew York TimesFor Prostitutes Jailed in China, Forced Labor With No RecourseNew York TimesBut two parallel mechanisms of extralegal punishment persist: one for drug offenders, and another for prostitutes and their clients. “The abuses and … The government does not publish regular statistics on the program, but experts estimate that 18,000 …and more »Drug Rehabilitation Statistics – Google News Top 10 Stories of 2013: #2 Addictive criminality – Times BulletinTimes BulletinTop 10 Stories of 2013: #2 Addictive criminalityTimes BulletinThe latest statistics from Van Wert County Court of Common Pleas show that of 165 different criminal cases filed, 67 of them directly involved drug possession or trafficking charges. There is no count of how many theft or other crimes were committed in …and more »Drug Rehabilitation Statistics –  ...

Apotex, Fandango, High Times, Oracle: Intellectual Property

...  to decide the question until now,” Chief Justice Robert French wrote in his decision. “Whatever views may have held in the past, methods of medical treatment, particularly the use of pharmaceutical drugs, cannot today be … Read more on BusinessweekHomeless Connecticut vets, once ignored, get needed support On any given night, more than 300 Connecticut veterans go without a home. Men and women, many of whom fought in foreign combat theaters, find shelter under highway … Called Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing, or HUD-VASH, vouchers, the money helps … Read more on Torrington Register CitizenCasey J. Hoff: Scott Walker wrong to refuse to grant pardons Stafford reformed himself by graduating from college and becoming a deacon at a local church as well as a drug and alcohol counselor. Eventually … Pardoning is part and parcel of our system of justice, as it affords people who have reformed their … Read more on Capital Times    Read ...