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Coroner: Pa. Woman Strangled With Cord While In Hospital

The suspicious death was reported at Holy Spirit Hospital in East Pennsboro Township on Feb. 28.


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Family Doctors Working For Hospitals

Don’t be surprised if in the coming years your family doctor, pediatrician, or general internist adds the name of a local hospital to his or her shingle.


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UPDATE: Police Say Shooting Did Not Occur On Grounds Of Trenton Hospital

Two people reportedly showed up in the parking lot of a Trenton hospital with gunshot wounds.


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Cops: Dog Puts Car Into Drive, Injures Pennsylvania Man

Police in Pennsylvania say a dog that was left in an unattended vehicle knocked it into gear and the car struck a pedestrian.


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iPads To Go To 6 Philadelphia Area Hospitals

Philadelphia tri-state Cadillac dealers partner with CBS EcoMedia and Starlight Children’s Foundation to deliver iPads to six Philadelphia area hospitals.


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STUDY: Hospital Infection Rates Connected To Nurse Burn-Outs

Cutting nursing positions leads, indirectly, to higher hospital infection rates says a study published in August’s issue of the American Journal of Infection Control.



Police Investigating Triple Stabbing In Olney

Philadelphia police are investigating a triple stabbing that happened early Monday morning.


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Family: Paterno Back In Hospital For Observation

Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno is back in the hospital. His family says he was admitted Friday for observation due to minor complications from cancer treatments.


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Man Suffers Minor Injuries After Being Struck By Patco Train

Young man barely injured after being hit by a train in Center City.


Police: Pregnant Woman Slashes 2 Inside Crozer-Chester Medical Center

Two pregnant women were allegedly involved in a fight in which one slashed two other people inside a Philadelphia-area hospital room.


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Officials: Couple Attacked By Bear Inside Pennsylvania Home

Officials say a bear attacked a couple inside their central Pennsylvania home, sending both people to a hospital.



SEPTA Bus Driver Shot In Grays Ferry, Drives Herself To Hospital

A SEPTA bus driver was shot late Tuesday evening and managed to drive herself to a nearby hospital for treatment, according to police.


Eagles Defensive Tackle Mike Patterson Visits Practice After Seizure

Eagles defensive tackle Mike Patterson is back at the team’s facility two days after suffering a seizure at practice.


2 Shootings In Trenton Leaves 2 Dead, 1 Wounded

Trenton police have not made any arrests in two shootings that left two men dead and a woman wounded.



‘July Effect’ Makes Hospitals More Dangerous, Study Says

A study released by the University of California at San Diego has taken a look at the so-called “July Effect”, and finds that it’s real.