Hospitals

Hospitals

Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson launches new integrative health institute

Hospitals

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Montgomery County unit for mentally ill among planned Pennsylvania hospital closures

Crime

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Pennsylvania nurse charged with fondling patient's breasts

Veterans Administration

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Former chief medical officer at Penn, Temple picked to lead VA

Prescription Drugs

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Abington hospital to pay $510,000 in pharmacist's theft of 35,000 pills, including oxycodone

Hospitals

Transgender Surgery Lawsuit

N.J. transgender man: Catholic hospital denied my hysterectomy

Transgender

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Transgender man says surgery denied at New Jersey Catholic hospital

Crime

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Reports: Convicted murderer Charles Manson transported to hospital for treatment

Business

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Kennedy Health's fiber optic network down for nearly 11 hours

Hospitals

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Eagleville Hospital opening heroin, opioid addiction program for young men

Studies

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CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections

Hospitals

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Jefferson plans 'smart hospital rooms' powered by IBM Watson

Television

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6ABC anchor Jim Gardner back on air after facing medical issues

Addictions

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Analysis shows sharp spike in Pa. newborns hospitalized due to opioid abuse

Hospitals

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

CHOP unveils $50 million effort for pediatric genetics research

Hospitals

Naomi Rosenberg

Temple University ER doctor's 'losing a child' NYT essay attracts many readers

Katie's Baby

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Last-minute decisions before the baby arrives: Cord blood banking, SIDS monitors and circumcision

Hospitals

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Community hospitals play key role in trauma care

Opinion

Medical scrubs

The definitive Medical Scrubs Color rankings list

Katie's Baby

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Writing your own birth plan: Laissez-faire or overprepared?

Memorials

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CHOP fundraiser honors slain Berks County family

Katie's Baby

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Delivery Room drama: Party or private?

Hospitals

Mystery Patient

Philly hospital confirms identity of mystery patient

Business

Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson, Kennedy Health take step toward completion of merger

Hospitals

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

HUP-Penn Presbyterian, CHOP score high in new 'U.S. News' rankings

Controversies

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Employee at Philly hospital loses job over racially charged Facebook post

Hospitals

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Jefferson, Aria complete merger of health systems

Cancer Treatment

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Modern inpatient cancer care unit opening at Cooper University Hospital on July 7

Hospitals

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CHOP, Einstein announce alliance in maternity care, pediatrics

Charity

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Delco nurse making miracles happen in native Liberia

Hospitals

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

CHOP earns stellar marks in annual ranking of Best Children's Hospitals

Patient Care

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Hospital discharge: It’s one of the most dangerous periods for patients

Hospitals

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Jefferson named among world's top 100 organizations for excellence in IT

Children's Health

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Lights out: Some children’s hospitals take steps to ensure a good night’s sleep

Studies

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University of Pennsylvania study finds frustration in figuring out the cost of X-rays at hospitals

Amtrak 188 Crash

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A year later, Jefferson ER team recalls deluge of victims from Amtrak 188 crash

Nursing

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Union nurses say patient safety depends on adequate staffing

Hospitals

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Temple's baby box program aims to help reduce infant mortality rates

Hospitals

Taylor Hospital

Delco woman gets $6M after mixed-up X-rays led to unnecessary surgery

Surgeries

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Three hospitals hope to spark a reduction in surgeries by inexperienced doctors

Hospitals

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Health care mergers may mean higher costs for patients

Healthcare

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Roxborough Memorial, Thomas Jefferson University hospitals earn top marks

Hunger

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Einstein study shows how most-hospitalized patients often face threat of hunger

Cancer

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Rise in oncologists working for hospitals spurs higher chemo costs: Study

Patient Safety

Report: Hospital software often fails to flag unsafe drug prescriptions

Hospitals

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Record-breaking Cooper Red Hot Gala raises more than $1.6M for Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper

Philanthropy

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Jefferson receives $20 million gift for CRISP initiative