Hahnemann University Hospital
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July 29, 2019 - 2:08 pm
By Lydia DePillis, CNN Business (CNN) — For decades, Hahnemann University Hospital served as the main safety-net hospital for downtown Philadelphia's neediest residents. But last week, it released its last patient. Within a month, the hospital's 2,572 staff will all have been laid off, and the...
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Food vendor outside Hahnemann
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Paul Kurtz
July 26, 2019 - 4:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the impending closure of Hahnemann University Hospital, boom times are about to go bust for several food truck vendors. The long-time neighbors have served breakfast and lunch outside the hospital's 16th and Arch streets entrance for years, but now, they may need...
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Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Kim Glovas
July 17, 2019 - 4:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The parent company of Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia Academic Health System, announced on Wednesday that the pediatric hospital will be sold. Four other major Philadelphia healthcare organizations announced on...
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July 02, 2019 - 3:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hahnemann University Hospital's owners are in bankruptcy court Tuesday afternoon as Philadelphia officials continue to press for an injunction and a special master to oversee the closing. The hospital's attorneys accuse the city of putting patients' lives at risk by...
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Hahnemann University Hospital
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Pat Loeb
June 28, 2019 - 4:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The city of Philadelphia is seeking an injunction to prevent Hahnemann University Hospital from closing without notice. The city filed a motion to join Drexel University's lawsuit against Hahnemann's owners — American Academic Health Systems and its CEO, Joel Freedman...
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Karen Flaherty-Oxler
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Paul Kurtz
June 28, 2019 - 3:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While employees of Hahnemann University Hospital face an uncertain future, another major medical provider in Philadelphia is offering a lifeline. Karen Flaherty-Oxler, the new director of the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, said Hahnemann is a cornerstone for health...
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