Homeless men who are hospitalized in Philadelphia now have a safe place to recover once they are discharged.
As Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains, it’s a “procedure” that’s causing some controversy.
Have you noticed that your doctor might be spending more time looking at the computer than looking at you during your appointment?
Tredyffrin Township Police arrested a former female employee of Surrey Services for stealing items from elderly patients.
A new report in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that physicians need to talk to their patients more about treatment options and their costs.
Mary Rooney, R.N. and Michael Good, R.N., patient care navigators for Crozer- Keystone Cancer Services, spoke about how they help cancer patients. These patient care navigators are involved with the patient from the time of […]
Four women have been indicted on charges of stealing more than $750,000 in merchandise using personal information obtained from patients in medical offices where two women worked.
If you’ve been misdiagnosed, can you sue the doctor? Sometimes.
In recent years, quality has become a buzzword in healthcare. But ‘quality’ is increasingly being linked with saving money, and that might not be best for patients.
It is called a patient portal. It is a government requirement for doctors and hospitals to distribute records and data from hospital admissions for patients. It sounds good, but it may not be.
New Jersey’s first medical marijuana dispensary has opened for business.
Despite signs of high interest, only 18 patients have registered to use medical marijuana in NJ since the registry opened on August 9.
New Jersey’s medical marijuana program has started registering patients and caregivers.
Health officials say a medical technician accused of infecting patients in New Hampshire with hepatitis C worked two temporary assignments in Pennsylvania.
It’s the sixth annual patient prom event put on by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia with help from the Joshua Kahan Fund.