HOSPITAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HOSPITAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) UHP: California man identified as I-84 fatal crash victim http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312761-78/arzaga-crash-minivan-california.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312761-78/arzaga-crash-minivan-california.html.csp">UHP: California man identified as I-84 fatal crash victim</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T20:41:47.258-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 08:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Highway Patrol has identified a California man who died Monday in a crash on Interstate 84 near Snowville. Troopers say Albert Arzaga, 54, of Chula Vista, Calif., was a passenger in a 2013 Chrysler minivan that rolled at 6:16 p.m. Monday. The UHP said Tuesday that Arzaga was ejected as the vehicle first went off the westbound shoulder, overcorrected, spun sideways across both lanes and then rolled off the shoulder and landed on its roof. Arzaga was pronounced dead at the scene of the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312761@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:41:47 MDT Motorcyclist killed in South Salt Lake crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298423-78/south-crash-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298423-78/south-crash-lake-salt.html.csp">Motorcyclist killed in South Salt Lake crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael Mcfall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:05:58.194-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A motorcyclist died and his passenger was critically injured in a crash Thursday afternoon. A witness called dispatchers about 3 p.m. about a man and woman, in their early 20s, in a possibly domestic dispute near 3500 S. State Street, said South Salt Lake Police Sgt. Darin Sweeten. An officer was close by — but when he arrived and got out of his vehicle to talk to the couple, they jumped on the motorcycle and took off at a high rate of speed, Sweeten said. The two were going south on State Stre...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298423@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:05:58 MDT Critical injuries reported in Enterprise crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296819-78/crash-injuries-critical-ejected.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296819-78/crash-injuries-critical-ejected.html.csp">Critical injuries reported in Enterprise crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T09:33:21.759-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A passenger who was ejected from a vehicle that pulled in front of another vehicle Thursday morning in Washington County suffered critical injuries, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. The crash occurred about 9:40 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of State Route 18 and Main Street in Enterprise, said UHP Sgt. Todd Royce. The crash occurred when a GMC van that was stopped at the intersection pulled forward into the path of a Dodge truck traveling at or near the posted speed limit of 55 mph, th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296819@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:33:21 MDT Spanish priest dies of Ebola; U.N. debates ethics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288061-68/ebola-experimental-drugs-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288061-68/ebola-experimental-drugs-health.html.csp">Spanish priest dies of Ebola; U.N. debates ethics</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARIA CHENG and CIARAN GILES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T08:56:26.458-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 08:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Madrid • A Spanish missionary priest being treated for Ebola died Tuesday in a Madrid hospital amid a worldwide debate over who should get experimental Ebola treatments. After holding a teleconference with medical experts around the world, the World Health Organization declared it is ethical to use unproven Ebola drugs and vaccines in the current outbreak in West Africa provided the right conditions are met. Its statement, however, sidestepped the key question of how to decide who should get the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582880612014-08-12T08:56:26.458-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T08:56:26.458-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288061@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:56:26 MDT Pilot, wife and daughter injured in West Jordan plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281286-78/plane-west-roberts-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281286-78/plane-west-roberts-crash.html.csp">Pilot, wife and daughter injured in West Jordan plane crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T20:04:42.832-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 08:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three family members were taken to the hospital after their small plane crashed Sunday in a West Jordan park. The plane took off from South Valley Regional Airport about 9 a.m. but soon crashed in a soccer field near 8000 S. 4570 West, said West Jordan Police Sgt. Dan Roberts. Witnesses saw the plane go down and rushed to help, pulling the three people out before the wreckage caught fire, Roberts said. A man — who was the pilot — his wife and their adult daughter, all from Boise, Idaho, were ta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281286@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 20:04:42 MDT Nigeria acknowledges slow response in Ebola case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58263342-68/ebola-disease-liberia-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58263342-68/ebola-disease-liberia-health.html.csp">Nigeria acknowledges slow response in Ebola case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARAM MAZEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T15:43:30.695-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 03:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lagos, Nigeria • Nigerian health authorities acknowledged Tuesday that they did not immediately quarantine a sick airline passenger who later died of Ebola, announcing that eight health workers who had primary contact with him were now in isolation with symptoms of the disease. Ebola, which can cause victims to bleed from the eyes and mouths before a grisly death, has killed nearly 900 people across four countries in West Africa, a deeply impoverished region with severely limited medical resourc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582633422014-08-05T15:43:30.695-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T15:43:30.695-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263342@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:43:30 MDT NYC hospital testing patient for possible Ebola http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58260322-68/ebola-hospital-possible-symptoms.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58260322-68/ebola-hospital-possible-symptoms.html.csp">NYC hospital testing patient for possible Ebola</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FRANK ELTMAN and VANESSA ALVAREZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T15:50:02.47-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A man who recently visited West Africa was placed in isolation at a city hospital and was undergoing tests for possible Ebola, officials said Monday. The man, suffering from a high fever and gastrointestinal symptoms, arrived at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan early on Monday, the hospital said. He had recently traveled to a West African country where Ebola has been reported, it said. “The patient has been placed in strict isolation and is undergoing medical screenings to dete...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582603222014-08-04T15:50:02.47-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T15:50:02.47-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58260322@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:50:02 MDT Son: Mother’s Ebola should spark push for cure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58259218-68/writebol-ebola-brantly-hospital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58259218-68/writebol-ebola-brantly-hospital.html.csp">Son: Mother’s Ebola should spark push for cure</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BILL BARROW and ROXANA HEGEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T14:16:13.438-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 02:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • Missionary Nancy Writebol, one of two known Americans stricken with Ebola, wasn’t looking to abandon her overseas work. But Jeremy Writebol believes his 59-year-old mother can yield a greater good from her impending return to the United States amid West Africa’s worst-ever outbreak of the often-deadly virus. The attention focused on her case “might help develop a cure and resources to help those who are suffering,” the younger Writebol said. “I am sure hopeful for that.” A Liberian gov...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582592182014-08-04T14:16:13.438-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T14:16:13.438-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58259218@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:16:13 MDT Atlanta hospital deemed 1 of safest for Ebola care http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58256014-68/ebola-hospital-patients-atlanta.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58256014-68/ebola-hospital-patients-atlanta.html.csp">Atlanta hospital deemed 1 of safest for Ebola care</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAY HENRY and MIKE STOBBE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T10:16:18.31-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 10:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • The Ebola virus has killed more than 700 people in Africa and could have catastrophic consequences if allowed to spread, world health officials say. So why would anyone allow infected Americans to come to Atlanta? The answer, experts say, is because Emory University Hospital is one of the safest places in the world to treat someone with Ebola. There’s virtually no chance the virus can spread from the hospital’s super-secure isolation unit. And another thing, they say: medical workers r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582560142014-08-03T10:16:18.31-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T10:16:18.31-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58256014@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 10:16:18 MDT American nurse with Ebola flying to U.S. Tuesday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58256925-68/hospital-africa-ebola-brantly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58256925-68/hospital-africa-ebola-brantly.html.csp">American nurse with Ebola flying to U.S. Tuesday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BILL BARROW</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and KRISTA LARSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T18:40:40.799-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 06:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • A second American medical missionary stricken with the often deadly Ebola virus is expected to be flown Tuesday to the U.S. for treatment, following a colleague who was admitted over the weekend to Emory University Hospital’s infectious disease unit. Top American public health officials continue to emphasize that treating and Dr. Kent Brantly in the U.S. poses no risks to the public as West Africa grapples with its worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history. “The plain truth is that we ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582569252014-08-03T18:40:40.799-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T18:40:40.799-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58256925@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 18:40:40 MDT Decade on, separate lives for once-conjoined twins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58255981-68/aguirre-carl-goodrich-montefiore.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58255981-68/aguirre-carl-goodrich-montefiore.html.csp">Decade on, separate lives for once-conjoined twins</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM FITZGERALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T09:54:10.77-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 09:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Scarsdale, N.Y. • One twin uses an iPad, plays video games and dances to Michael Jackson tunes. The other has significant, possibly permanent, problems walking and talking. The delicate separation 10 years ago of conjoined twins from the Philippines wasn’t perfect, but the boys’ mother says their very survival is reason enough to celebrate the anniversary. “When they were born, the doctors at home told me, ‘You have to choose which one is to live,’” Arlene Aguirre said. “I said, ‘I cannot choose...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582559812014-08-03T09:54:10.77-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T09:54:10.77-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58255981@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 09:54:10 MDT 5 things to know about Ebola outbreak in W. Africa http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253784-68/ebola-africa-outbreak-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253784-68/ebola-africa-outbreak-health.html.csp">5 things to know about Ebola outbreak in W. Africa</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T10:53:37.047-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 10:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two Americans who had been working to treat Ebola patients in Africa have been stricken by the disease. Officials say they will be taken to Atlanta’s Emory University Hospital in a tightly sealed isolation unit. The first is expected to arrive Saturday, and the other a few days later, according to hospital officials. Here are five things to know about Ebola and how it is spread: 1. THE WEST AFRICA EBOLA OUTBREAK IS NOW THE LARGEST IN HISTORY. The current outbreak in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Le...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537842014-08-02T10:53:37.047-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T10:53:37.047-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253784@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 10:53:37 MDT US doctor with Ebola in Atlanta for treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253748-68/ebola-patients-hospital-africa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253748-68/ebola-patients-hospital-africa.html.csp">US doctor with Ebola in Atlanta for treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ray Henry </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and MIKE STOBBE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T19:52:21.359-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 07:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • The first Ebola victim to be brought to the United States from Africa was safely escorted into a specialized isolation unit Saturday at one of the nation’s best hospitals, where doctors said they are confident the deadly virus won’t escape. Fear that the outbreak killing more than 700 people in Africa could spread in the U.S. has generated considerable anxiety among some Americans. But infectious disease experts said the public faces zero risk as Emory University Hospital treats a cri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537482014-08-02T19:52:21.359-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T19:52:21.359-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253748@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 19:52:21 MDT Living history: Ferguson pushed for women’s equality in frontier Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251926-78/ferguson-utah-women-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251926-78/ferguson-utah-women-lake.html.csp">Living history: Ferguson pushed for women’s equality in frontier Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T19:54:43.633-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Long before Ellen Brooke Ferguson landed in Utah in 1876, she was imbued with the spirit of the American West and its women who were independent, frank, focused, and dedicated to women’s rights and family welfare. Born in Cambridge, England, Ferguson received a comprehensive education at home with private tutoring by university professors, only to discover few vocations were open to women. In 1857, she married Dr. William Ferguson and, an avid pupil, studied medicine. In 1860, before the ons...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58251926@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 19:54:43 MDT After goring, Utahn now feeling ‘nearly nothing but gratefulness’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58167077-78/eccles-week-tribune-bulls.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58167077-78/eccles-week-tribune-bulls.html.csp">After goring, Utahn now feeling ‘nearly nothing but gratefulness’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brett Prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T09:53:48.308-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">University of Utah student Patrick Eccles caught a “quick glimpse” of a brown bull and saw runners fleeing ahead of him on a crowded Pamplona street before he felt a “thud” and his feet left the ground. The moment he was gored went viral, captured in dramatic photos of the sixth running of the bulls at last year’s San Fermin festival in Spain. After hitting the ground, “I wasn’t really certain what had happened, but was in excruciating pain and soon realized everyone was looking at me somewhat ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58167077@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:53:48 MDT Idaho boy injured in blast treated at Utah hospital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58246437-78/idaho-hospital-injured-treated.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58246437-78/idaho-hospital-injured-treated.html.csp">Idaho boy injured in blast treated at Utah hospital</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T12:03:49.152-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">IDAHO FALLS, Idaho • Authorities in Jefferson County in southeast Idaho say an explosive device severed a 14-year-old boy’s left hand and injured another 14-year-old boy after they found the object and picked it up. Sheriff Blair Olsen tells KIFI-TV that the boys found the device Wednesday evening behind a granary. Both boys were taken to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. One was treated and released and the other transferred to Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246437@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:03:49 MDT Salt Lake City cops want ‘Augie,’ and his screwdriver http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58245977-78/lake-salt-screwdriver-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58245977-78/lake-salt-screwdriver-suspect.html.csp">Salt Lake City cops want ‘Augie,’ and his screwdriver</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T09:34:21.795-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Where’s “Augie?” Salt Lake City police want to know and ask the public to be on the lookout for the screwdriver-wielding stabbing suspect who put a man in the hospital during a street dispute late Wednesday night. SLCPD says the 25-year-old male victim had stopped on his bike for a traffic light near 800 West and North Temple at 11:23 p.m. That was when he was approached by the suspect — a short, white man in his 30s, about 200 pounds, wearing glasses and blue jeans, a blue shirt and a silver ch...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58245977@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:34:21 MDT Milbank: Republican ideology is killing people http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58236880-82/neal-medicaid-hospital-mayor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58236880-82/neal-medicaid-hospital-mayor.html.csp">Milbank: Republican ideology is killing people</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T14:21:46.39-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 02:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • On July 1, the hospital in rural Belhaven, N.C., closed — a victim, in part, of the decision by the state’s governor and legislature to reject the expansion of Medicaid under Obamacare. Six days later, 48-year-old Portia Gibbs, a local resident, had a heart attack. The medevac to take her to the next-nearest hospital (as many as 84 miles away, depending on where you live) didn’t get there in time. “She spent the last hour of her life in a parking lot at a high school waiting for a h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236880@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:21:46 MDT Appeals court says St. Luke’s can run Saltzer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233612-79/luke-saltzer-court-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233612-79/luke-saltzer-court-health.html.csp">Appeals court says St. Luke’s can run Saltzer</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T15:19:29.606-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise • One of Idaho’s largest health care providers can continue to operate Nampa-based Saltzer Medical Group while it challenges a prior ruling that it broke antitrust laws in its buyout of Saltzer, according to a recent federal appeals court decision. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Friday the appeal is a top priority, the Idaho Statesman reported. Acknowledging that federal appeals cases usually take years to complete, the judges said they will schedule the case for the first open...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582336122014-07-28T15:19:29.606-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T15:19:29.606-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233612@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:19:29 MDT WVC cops: Leaping suspect lands in hospital; next stop jail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215473-78/woman-hospital-suspect-apartment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215473-78/woman-hospital-suspect-apartment.html.csp">WVC cops: Leaping suspect lands in hospital; next stop jail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T12:47:02.596-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 12:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 42-year-old woman, sought on numerous felony and misdemeanor warrants, leaped from a third-story apartment window to escape West Valley City police. Instead, the suspect ended up in the hospital Wednesday with numerous broken bones — and a reservation for Salt Lake County Jail once she is released, said WVCPD spokeswoman Roxeanne Vaiuku. Police were tipped to the woman’s presence in an apartment at 3781 W. Rockwood Way (4200 South). Officers arrived about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday and were allowed i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215473@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:47:02 MDT