Why Hospital Rankings Are So Complicated
HealthLeaders Media
Hospital ranking programs take that data to consumers, who are increasingly shopping around for health services. But when media reports challenge the analysis of the data, the question emerges: Are consumers losing confidence in hospital rankings?



CBS Boston / WBZ

Possible Scabies Outbreak Reported At Winchester Hospital
CBS Boston / WBZ
WINCHESTER (CBS) – A possible scabies outbreak has been reported at Winchester Hospital, impacting at least two patients and at 20 hospital employees. On Wednesday, the hospital discovered that a patient who had been recently admitted may have had ...
Hospital treating possible outbreak of scabiesWCVB Boston
More Than 20 Hospital Employees Show Symptoms of ScabiesNECN

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Terminally ill Maryland woman now home from Alaska hospital
ABC News
Thanks to the kindness of strangers, a terminally ill woman has arrived home in Maryland from Alaska, where she was stuck in a hospital after suffering a respiratory crisis on a cruise ship. WRC-TV reports that 71-year-old Nancy Greathouse of ...

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fox6now.com

Records: Child's body decomposing on arrival at hospital
fox6now.com
WYOMING, Mich. — The body of a 6-month-old western Michigan boy had already started to decompose by the time his mother took him to a hospital after she had basically ignored him for two days in her sweltering home with no air conditioning, according ...

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The Atlantic

Steve Scalise Released From the Hospital
The Atlantic
Scalise was originally admitted to the hospital on June 14 after sustaining a bullet wound to the hip, which caused severe bleeding and damage to his bones and internal organs. In the immediate aftermath of the shooting, he was said to be in critical ...
Scalise discharged from hospitalCNN
Rep. Scalise discharged from hospital weeks after shooting, to begin rehabilitationWashington Post
Rep. Steve Scalise Discharged From Hospital, Now Begins RehabilitationNBCNews.com
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ABC News

Hospital celebrates baby boom after Cubs' World Series win
ABC News
A cup inspired a baby don't think you may recall last year's World Series when the cubs ended their long championship drought by beating the Indians while in fact it's Wednesday marked exactly 38 weeks since the cubs clinched. The series are now ...
Hospital Celebrates 'World Series Babies' After Cubs WinNBC Chicago
A Cubs World Series baby boom? Some parents and hospitals think soChicago Tribune
Cubs win World Series and 9 months later — Baby Boom!WGN-TV

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NJ.com

Hospital gets state OK to open emergency department blocks from rival hosp
NJ.com
The approval is the latest blow in the battle between the RWJBarnabas Health facility and CarePoint Health, which operates two other hospitals in Hudson County. State Department of Health officials said that nine applications filed by CarePoint Health ...

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PEOPLE.com

How This Pennsylvania Woman Makes Sure Children in the Hospital Aren't Alone: 'It's a Big Blessing'
PEOPLE.com
In 2009, Erica Sokol was a University of Florida freshman volunteering on the pediatric floor of a local hospital. She spent most of her time playing with the kids, many of whom had cancer. But with not enough volunteers to go around, she noticed that ...



Mather Hospital plans to join Northwell Health
Newsday
John T. Mather Memorial Hospital in Port Jefferson on Thursday said it has signed a letter of intent to join Northwell Health. Mather would become Northwell's fifth hospital in Suffolk County. The hospital said it has held discussions with several ...

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Florida Times-Union

Friday Editorial: Historic hospital gets new lease on life
Florida Times-Union
Brewster Hospital, now located at 843 W. Monroe St. in LaVilla is a short walk from the home site of James Weldon Johnson in one direction and the Ritz Theater in another direction. It will be repurposed as the offices of the North Florida Land Trust ...


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