Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
The fire was reported around 11:45 p.m. Thursday at the unit block of S. 62nd Street.
“Not only are they trained and are they well-prepared, every single health care institution represented in the room said that they can handle a patient who has this disease,” noted US representative Chaka Fattah.
Dr. Basavana Goudra, anesthesiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania says not everyone obeys when they’re told to eat and drink nothing before a procedure.
It happened around midnight Saturday at 38th Street and Girard Avenue.
A statement from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania says its agreed to be among hospitals to care for U.S. medical workers who contract Ebola while working in Africa.
Police say a man was shot two times early Sunday morning in West Philadelphia.
Two people were injured early Friday morning in an accident involving a motorcycle and a car in University City.
It happened just before midnight on Sunday at 60th Street and Girard Avenue.
The shooting happened around 12:00 a.m. Sunday outside of Cousin Danny’s Exotic Club along the 5200 block of Delancey Street in the city’s Cobbs Creek neighborhood.
Dr. Neil Fishman, infectious disease doctor at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, points out that Ebola is only contagious if the infected person is experiencing active symptoms.
A suspected DUI driver is under arrest after he hit a bicyclist and then struck a parked car overnight while trying to evade police in West Philadelphia.
The fatal stabbing of a Philadelphia school teacher inside a South Philadelphia hotel is now being considered a suicide.
One person was injured and several others were left without a home following a fire in West Philadelphia Thursday morning.
One man is dead and another was seriously injured in what police suspect was a drug deal gone bad in West Philadelphia.
Two men are dead following a double shooting in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia Saturday night, according to police.