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Nanic Aidsani

Aide Accused In Rape Of Woman, 64, At Bronx Nursing Home

A nursing aide was accused Tuesday of the rape of a 64-year-old woman at the Bronx nursing home where he worked.

02/18/2014

Nurse Dreonna Breton was fired from her job at Lancaster General Hospital in Pennsylvania, after she refused to get a flu shot while pregnant. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nurse Fired For Refusing To Get Flu Shot

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the influenza virus is now widespread in 10 states, including New York and Pennsylvania – where a pregnant nurse is out of a job.

12/30/2013

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Report: Bronx Nurse Pleads Guilty To Stealing Drugs From E.R.

She said she got the drugs from a secure medical-storage system by entering the name of a patient without the doctor’s permission. The patient had been recently discharged.

11/23/2013

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Nursing Home Operator Responds To Allegation That N.J. Woman Was Beaten

Nursing home operator Alaris Health said Monday that it is “investigating each and every concern” raised by the family of an 80-year-old woman who claimed she was beaten by a nurse at a Passaic County facility.

08/19/2013

Lennox Seymour

Former Nursing Home Nurse Accused Of Beating Patient

A former nurse was indicted Wednesday on allegations that he punched and beat a disabled resident of the Bronx nursing home where he worked.

08/07/2013

Flu Shot (credit: AP)

Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill To Let Pharmacists Give Flu Shots

New York used to be among a handful of states that only allowed physicians and nurses to administer vaccines, but it began allowing pharmacists to give the shots, too, in 2008.

08/06/2011

Mbarek Lafrem is escorted by officials after being charged with brutally beating a woman at the Social Bar in Midtown after she allegedly rejected his advances Friday, March 12,  2010. (AP Photo/David Karp)

Mbarek Lafrem Pleads Guilty To Beating Nurse In Bathroom Of Midtown Pub Social

The Moroccan-born Lafrem and the woman, a nurse, crossed paths at a Manhattan bar in March 2010. He lived in Norwood, Pa., but was working in Manhattan.

07/19/2011

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Nurse Rescues Child Who Nearly Drowns At Staten Island Pool

Pamela Glennon dashed over to perform mouth-to-mouth resuscitation when she saw lifeguards starting emergency procedures.

07/07/2011

Kassandra Fields-Ralph (South Brunswick Police Department)

Nurse Accused Of Urinating In Patient’s Kitchen Sink

Kassandra Fields-Ralph is charged with lewdness, child endangerment and theft.

11/04/2010

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Whooping Cough Alert On Long Island

A nurse in the maternity ward at Good Samaritan Hospital was diagnosed with the condition.

10/06/2010

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

Police Arrest Patient In Nurse Beating

The 53-year-old woman suffered severe injuries to her head, face and neck.

09/12/2010