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USA TODAY

Best children's hospitals ranked by US News & World Report
USA TODAY
An annual report by U.S. News & World Report ranks the nation's top 50 children's medical centers by 10 pediatric categories including cancer, neurology, diabetes and endocrinology. U.S. News has ranked children's hospitals since 2006, and awards ...
Cincinnati Children's Hospital ranks third in nationWCPO
Rady Children's Hospital gains in national rankings - The San Diego ...The San Diego Union-Tribune
Levine Children's Hospital named among nation's 'best'Charlotte Business Journal
ABC2 News -New York Daily News -MLive.com
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CNBC

Two in three patients can't pay off their hospital bills
CNBC
More than two-thirds of patients aren't paying their entire hospital bills, and that number could increase to 95 percent by 2020, according to a study from TransUnion, a company that helps hospitals collect unpaid bills. Analyzing patient data from ...

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Girl who fell from NY amusement park ride out of hospital
ABC News
A 14-year-old Delaware girl who survived falling off a New York amusement park ride has been released from a hospital. Officials say the teen was released Monday from Albany Medical Center, where she was treated for unspecified injuries after falling ...

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WIRED

Fast, Precise Cancer Care Is Coming to a Hospital Near You
WIRED
Of all the cancers in the world, lung cancer is the deadliest. This year, the National Cancer Institute estimates it will kill 150,000 people, despite a growing number of more targeted therapies. Part of the problem is there are a lot of different ...



NBCNews.com

Michigan Airport Stabbing: Wounded Officer Released From Hospital
NBCNews.com
The Michigan airport officer who was nearly stabbed to death by a possible terrorist last week was discharged from the hospital on Monday, a Hurley Medical Center spokeswoman told NBC News. The spokeswoman, Rebecca Jensen, said that Lt. Jeff Neville ...
Flint airport officer stabbed in attack released from hospitalCBS News
Flint airport officer stabbed during attack released from hospitalKCRA Sacramento
Officer released from hospital after stabbing attack at Flint airportWXYZ
The Detroit News -MLive.com -Mic -Washington Times
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Police: Woman Assaulted Nurse at North Carolina Hospital
U.S. News & World Report
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) β€” A North Carolina woman has been accused of assaulting a nurse in a hospital emergency room. The Fayetteville Observer reports that Christina McClain was arrested Saturday and charged with physical injury to emergency ...

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ChicagoBears.com

Bears rookies visit children's hospital
ChicagoBears.com
β€œIt adds a lot of joy to their overall hospital stay. What might otherwise be kind of a difficult time becomes a time that they'll remember forever because these are guys in here that they look up to and that they aspire to be like. So it just becomes ...



HuffPost

Mother's tweets of son's hospital bill go viral
Washington Times
BOSTON (AP) - A mother's tweets sharing her son's hospital bill have gone viral as Senate Republicans are working to pass a new health care bill. Alison Chandra's son suffers from heterotaxy syndrome - a rare genetic disorder that causes organs to form ...
Toddler's Staggering Hospital Bill Shows Just What's At Stake In Obamacare BattleHuffPost
Amid health care debate, mother's photo of Boston Children's Hospital bill goes viralBoston.com
Mom of boy with rare disorder shares photo of astronomical hospital billAOL
CNN -Inside Edition -GoodHousekeeping.com -Twitter
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Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)

Children's Hospital – Blue Cross dispute spills into public view
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
Blue Cross Blue Shield's contract negotiations with the hospital are stalled, the Star Tribune reports. If an agreement can't be reached by July 5, care at the hospital would be considered out-of-network, with all the additional expenses for patients ...

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AL.com

Inmate escapes from hospital bathroom in Chilton County | AL.com
AL.com
Authorities are looking for an inmate who escaped from a hospital bathroom in Chilton County.

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