The latest news on hospitals
Study examines why people suffer mood disorder after discharge
Study finds these units of excellence no better, more costly, than other hospitals
Outpatient visits, deaths were lower than previous year, CDC says
It's an emotional detachment that can have an impact on patients, experts say
Effective vaccine and more vaccinations among young people helped, experts say
Many community hospitals provide good care. How to pick if you don't need an elite teaching hospital.
They have no medical school or residents, but they know what they're doing. Some are even ranked.
If a community has a good hospital, websites that rate, rank, or report on hospitals can identify it.
Those with the best rankings had similar death rates to those with the worst marks
Doctor urges first responders to clean equipment regularly with alcohol wipes