Hospital Care

Rating HospitalsWould you choose a hospital based on a rating? Believe it or not those ratings are out there, and they're worth considering.
More Hospitals Moving Patients To Single RoomsOne hundred years ago people who were experts in health care learned from experience that patients did better when they were in single rooms. Finally, many hospitals are catching on.
Ambulatory Care CentersThere has been tremendous growth in ambulatory care centers over the past several years. Many of the surgical procedures once reserved for only the hospital setting can now be done in these centers.
Hospital Room Noise Levels Comparable To ChainsawA recent report suggests that noise levels in hospital rooms may sometimes spike to nearly that of a chainsaw.