- Aug 4, 2021
The scene at Louisiana’s largest hospital in recent weeks is déjà vu to spring 2020: a COVID-19 patient surge, in-person visitations to those patients restricted, elective surgeries paused, inadequate staffing numbers, and not enough beds available to those in need.
An Indian archbishop said an attack on a Catholic hospital was “very saddening.”
With a national emergency declared in Australia’s most populous state, Catholic not-for-profit hospitals called on the Australian government to make vaccinations compulsory for all hospital staff across the country.
Children who are in two of Rome’s largest hospitals – including the one where Pope Francis is recovering from Sunday’s surgery – have sent the pontiff “get well” cards.
The newest addition to a fleet of hospital boats on the Amazon River is to be christened the Saint John XXIII, and will soon be serving patients in some of the most remote parts of Brazil.
Pope Francis is currently recovering from colon surgery at Rome’s Gemelli hospital, also known as “the pope’s hospital” or “the third Vatican” given some of its more high-profile Catholic patients over the years.
A bill designed to slow the advance of Catholic health care in Oregon passed the state Legislature at the eleventh hour.
A closely watched voting rights dispute from Arizona is among five cases standing between the Supreme Court and its summer break.