“I love this program. The potential of it is huge.” Registered nurse Maria Forbes gets excited when she talks about the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) and what it means for patients.
Installation work on a project to add a fire sprinkler system to the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital resumes next week. Work on the next section of the main floor will begin on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020. That area includes the emergency department, diagnostic imaging, lab, ambulatory care, ultrasound and EKG. This work is expected to take eight to 10 weeks.
Any time his stage-four COPD flares up, Sheldon Williams can end up spending several breathless hours in the emergency room, waiting to be assessed and given the medication he needs to clear the obstructive secretions from his compromised lungs.