Hospitals

Health Stories

The Monthly Migraine: The ER bill was $1,600, but the pain was worse

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Investigations

Police: Patient attempted to rape nurse at Pennsylvania hospital

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Health News

Penn Medicine hospitals ranked among nation's best by U.S. News and World Report

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Entertainment

Watch Aretha Franklin's last performance in Philadelphia

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Children's Health

Three breast milk depots to open soon in Philly area

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Health News

Arrested development: Can we improve cardiac arrest survival in hospitals?

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Accidents

Woman impaled by rogue beach umbrella at Seaside Heights

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Opinion

How to build a better, safer, more welcoming hospital

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Health News

CHOP unveils plan for new inpatient hospital in King of Prussia

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Schools

Lancaster student 'temporarily restrained' by police, taken to hospital for treatment

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Health Stories

Preemie cams let family in, keep germs out

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Senior Health

Being clear about your last wishes can make death easier for you and loved ones

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Hospitals

Pennsylvania hospital apologizes for telling patients to get care somewhere else

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Diseases

Hospitals lure diabetes patients with self-care courses, but costs can weigh heavily

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Spinal Cord Injuries

Magee Rehab fundraiser draws patients from all walks of life

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Hospitals

‘Nightmare bacteria’ stalk U.S. hospitals

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CHOP holds streak as best-ranked pediatrics department in United States

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Business

Jefferson Health to merge with Einstein Healthcare Network

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Patient Care

From the ER to inpatient care — at home

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Hospitals

Mercy Philadelphia Hospital embarks on $15 million ER expansion

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Health Systems

Main Line Health to build $32 million health center in King of Prussia

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The Doctor Is Out

Einstein orthopedic surgeon goes to the mat for young athletes

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Opioids

Hospital honchos hone new message in wake of opioid epidemic: expect pain

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Senior Health

For elder health, trips to the ER are often a tipping point

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Hospitals

Penn Medicine now includes the Princeton HealthCare System

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Sixers

Julius 'Dr. J' Erving hospitalized after falling ill at Sixers game

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Hospitals

Two Philly hospitals penalized for high injury, infection rates

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Opioids

Philly-area emergency rooms adjust to increase of opioid overdose cases

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LGBTQ

Hahnemann launches new transgender health training

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Health Care Costs

Ambulances stick patients with surprise bills

Health Care Costs

A hospital charged $1,877 to pierce a 5-year-old’s ears. This is why health care costs so much

Medicine

Antibiotics can be unnecessary and potentially harmful, IBC says

Hospitals

Here's how Philly hospitals grade out in survey on patient safety

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Research

Penn researchers: Targeting enzyme could slow spreading in deadly cancer

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The Doctor Is Out

For Delco nurse and pageant competitor, beauty is more than just skin deep

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CHOP

CHOP mini-doc examines life, surgery of infant twins formerly conjoined at head

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Senior Living

Chasing millions in Medicaid dollars, hospitals buy up nursing homes

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St. Christopher's nurse and her family make a splash for special needs children

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Hospitals

Independence Blue Cross reaches deal to include five local hospitals

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5 regional hospitals lose in-network status with Independence Blue Cross in sale

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Autism

Nowhere to go: Young people with severe autism languish In hospitals

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At Pennsylvania hospital, staffers surrounded patient with item in genitals to take photos

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Hospitals

17 cardiology specialists join Jefferson Health system

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Business

Two Philly hospitals sold in $170 million deal

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Health Care

Cooper University Health Care to acquire Lourdes hospital and other Trinity facilities

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Research

CHOP taking part in $14.8 million research effort into link between birth defects, childhood cancer

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