Hospitals

Investigations

Lancaster hospital employee charged with alleged indecent assault of patient

Lancaster General Hospital

Hospitals

These are the safest — and least-safe — hospitals in the Philadelphia area

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Election 2018

At least 91 people voted from Philadelphia hospitals on Election Day

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Philadelphia Eagles

Are 'Super Bowl babies' a real thing? Apparently, it's happening in Philadelphia

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Election Day

Hospitalized on Election Day? Here's how you can still vote

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Health News

Penn Medicine breaks ground on new Radnor outpatient center

Radnor Penn Medicine

Health News

Delco stroke patients no longer will be sent to Philly for acute treatment

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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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Entertainment

Watch Aretha Franklin's last performance in Philadelphia

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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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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

CHOP Children's Hospital

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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Hospitals

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

Main Line Health – Planned KOP facility

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

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

Health Care Costs

Ambulances stick patients with surprise bills

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

The Doctor Is Out

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