Your medical team should include more than your doctors and nurses; you are a key component according to Janette Bisbee, Education Project Manager at the Pennsylvania Hospital Engagement Network.
Consider this: In Pittsburgh, there are 87 patients per doctor. In Philadelphia, there are 258.
The company owns, leases or operates 206 hospitals in 29 states.
Doctor Leon Rosenberg and one of his teenage patients spoke about how the teen was misdiagnosed and treated with the wrong medication, but after seeking help from Dr. Leon, she feels like a brand new person.
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.