Abington Memorial Hospital
The proposed merger became a lightning rod for criticism after Abington Hospital said it would no longer provide abortion services.
Dr. Vivian Greenberg calls a plan to provide abortions off-site “unacceptable,” and says it’s not a safe option — especially for doctors.
Rutgers-Camden Law Professor Rand Rosenblatt thinks fewer and bigger health systems is the way of our medical future.
A child was rushed to an area hospital after reportedly falling out of a moving vehicle in Montgomery County Monday evening.
The community is hoping to turn up the heat on Abington Hospital, following word that the secular medical facility plans to stop performing abortions after it merges with Holy Redeemer Health System.
Chris is covering Major League Baseball’s All Star Game festivities in Kansas City. He talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about the state of the team and yesterday’s decision not to play Shane Victorino. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about last week’s job report, the state of the campaign for both President Obama and Mitt Romney, and the political fallout from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s altercation with a heckler on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights.
There is a critical need for blood donations in our region, according to Red Cross officials who spoke today in Abington.
Anger and confusion following a new government recommendation that healthy men should not be routinely screened for prostate cancer. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the heated reaction.
MRSA used to be just a problem for older hospitalized patients, but not anymore.
Health care costs continue to climb while many paychecks remain the same or get smaller.
Four students were taken to an area hospital on their first day back to school after they were struck by a branch on Penn State’s Abington campus Monday evening.
Two teens were hospitalized after being struck by a car in Montgomery County early Monday morning.
The parents of the region’s newest set of sextuplets addressed the media Monday, along with the doctors and staff of the Montgomery County hospital where the babies were delivered.
The Philadelphia region has a new set of sextuplets. The parents, who wish to remain anonymous, gave birth to three boys and three girls at a Montgomery County hospital.
Hospitals across the country are experiencing shortages on some key drugs and local hospitals are dealing with the same issue.