Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Police are searching for the gunman they say shot a man outside a bar in the University City section of West Philadelphia early Friday morning.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services included the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on a list Tuesday of 35 designated hospitals across the country.
Police are investigating after a man was fatally stabbed Thanksgiving morning in the Overbrook section of Philadelphia.
It happened around 11:45 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Osage Avenue and 61st Street.
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.