Hospitals

Social Media

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Window washers dressed as Power Rangers surprise patients at CHOP

Leukemia

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WATCH: Philly nurses surprise leukemia patient with Lady Gaga birthday-party performance

Hospitals

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New survey reveals best hospitals in Philadelphia region

Events

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Gallery: The 2017 Cooper Red Hot Gala

Doctors

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Pennsylvania Hospital's first female neurosurgeon is paying it forward

Hospitals

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Jefferson: Hospitals can reduce c-section rates with extra IV fluid

Hospitals

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Jefferson unveils plans for expanded services at Navy Yard

Odd News

140-Pound Tumor

Pennsylvania woman resigned to being plump learns she had 140-pound tumor

Doctors

New Docs Long Hours

Under new rules, rookie doctors can work longer, 24-hour shifts

Labor

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Five-day work stoppage set to end for nurses, technicians at Delaware County hospital

Labor

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Nurses, technicians go on strike at Delaware County hospital

Health News

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Doctor-to-doctor donation: Kidney saves sick colleague

Charity

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New Jersey girl donates 1,300 books to children's hospital

Hospitals

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Montgomery County hospital forms behavioral health partnership to meet rising community demand

Disease

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Philadelphia was epicenter of a deadly worldwide flu epidemic 99 years ago

Hospitals

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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

Prescription Drugs

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

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

Hospitals

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Jefferson plans 'smart hospital rooms' powered by IBM Watson

Studies

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CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections

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

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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?

Katie's Baby

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Delivery Room drama: Party or private?

Memorials

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CHOP fundraiser honors slain Berks County family

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

Mary Kieh Liberia

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

Hospitals

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

Patient Care

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

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