WASHINGTON - Nurse Jennifer Dimmick helped her 71-year-old patient, George Mulligan, struggle from a chair to his feet for his daily walk around the corridor outside his room at Inova Fairfax Hospital.
The Camden County prosecutor's office is seeking nurses to assist rape victims and police investigating sexual assaults.
WASHINGTON - Drug companies say children under 4 should not be given cough and cold medicines.
My patient and her older sister greeted me with profuse gratitude when I brought them into the examining room at the Wills Eye emergency room at Thomas Jefferson University. "We need your help," the sister said. "We're so worried...
It was almost as if economists had donned armor, grabbed lances, and charged into battle over the proposed merger of Independence Blue Cross and Highmark Inc.
Healthcare Services Group Inc. reported that revenues for the three months ended June 30 increased 4 percent, to $147,918,000 compared with $142,907,000 for second quarter in 2007.
The latest New Jersey budget proposal is a little kinder than its more Draconian predecessor, but the state's hospitals say some facilities probably won't survive even the smaller funding cuts.
The emphasis was on wellness as health-care leaders discussed what's ailing America's medical system yesterday in Philadelphia.
While there was a nod to the 47 million people without insurance, most of the talk at a meeting organized by the...
A Philadelphia family of four needs to make more than $50,000 a year just to survive, according to a study being released today.
Inspired by the story of an uninsured couple who were told they would have to pay anywhere from $15,000 to $40,000 to have a baby in various New Jersey hospitals, famed health economist Uwe Reinhardt tried an experiment.
One of the ironies of hospital pricing is that people without insurance may be asked to pay significantly more than insurance companies, which use their clout to negotiate lower fees.
Days before their contract was scheduled to expire, Crozer Chester Medical Center and nurses represented by the Crozer Chester Nurses Association reached a tentative agreement on a new contract early this morning.