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The plan for a new Children's Hospital campus on the Schuylkill waterfront came under intense criticism Tuesday from a Philadelphia review board, which demanded major changes in the design to improve "connectivity" with the city.
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Tuesday gave the city planning commission a first look at its plans for a research and office facility at 700...
The planned financial split this summer of the Jefferson Health System will result in two organizations close to the same size in terms of revenues, but not in term of profits.
Main Line Health and Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals Inc., the core of the Jefferson Health System since 1995, are separating financially, but will continue working together on patient care and in other areas, executives said Monday.
Until now, hospitals have largely dealt with Clostridium difficile, a bacterial infection that bedevils vulnerable patients in health-care settings, by attempting to prevent it with intensive disinfection or treating it with antibiotics.
Finding seen despite nationwide push against unnecessary use, to prevent drug resistance
When Monnette Sudler's phone rang on Oct. 27, she recognized the number. It was Temple University Hospital. As she breathed oxygen from a tank, Sudler, 61, a Germantown jazz guitarist who has played with the greats, hardly dared to hope: Was this her chance for a new life?
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia announced Friday a $5 million gift from Giant Food Stores L.L.C. toward the $425 million Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care under construction at the hospital's University City campus.
Study finds big differences in what medications patients get during and after procedure
Every year, 90,000 kids go the emergency room for assaults suffered on school grounds. Now, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is doing something about it right here in Philly.
Participants are healthier, possibly skewing results
Researchers report shortages of gloves, masks existed in Liberia, Sierra Leone years before latest epidemic
Agency warns that no evidence supports claims of faster recovery from a head injury
But draft report still finds unacceptable scheduling problems, according to published report
Research suggests regular use of Wii accessory might rewire the brain
Task force guidelines could apply to half of U.S. adults
Needs of the developing human brain trump physical growth, research suggests
Finding illustrates need for better outpatient care, researchers say
Those admitted on weekend after first diagnosis have more complications, study finds
Rates of impoundment, euthanasia dropped dramatically in targeted area, study says
Parents can help their children handle the sting of getting vaccinated
Misconceptions surround how the virus is transmitted, likelihood of disease spreading in United States