Hahnemann University Hospital

Hahnemann zoning rally
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Andrew Kramer
August 02, 2019 - 9:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As we get closer to Hahnemann University Hospital's closure, the union representing many of the workers there have come up with a way to possibly save some jobs. That plan sparked a rally outside the hospital Thursday afternoon. "What we're asking for is if the City...
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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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Shanna Hobson and Patrick Clancy.
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Flashpoint
July 28, 2019 - 8:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the economics behind hospital closures. In 2018, 21 hospitals closed across the United States. In Philadelphia, the city is experiencing the pain of such...
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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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With the closure of Hahnemann University Hospital just days away, the City of Philadelphia hosted a job and resource fair Thursday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center for Hahnemann employees, and employers came from all across the region.
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Cherri Gregg
July 25, 2019 - 5:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the closure of Hahnemann University Hospital approaching, the City of Philadelphia hosted a job and resource fair Thursday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center for Hahnemann employees, and employers came from all across the region. "Our main goal today is to...
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Molly Daly
July 18, 2019 - 12:11 pm
UPDATED: 1 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Drexel University has announced it'll lay off about 40% of its physicians and clinical staff because of Hahnemann University Hospital's coming closure. Word of the layoffs came Thursday morning in an email to the Drexel community from medical school...
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Hahnemann University Hospital emergency entrance
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Tim Jimenez
July 17, 2019 - 7:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Starting Wednesday, Hahnemann University Hospital is no longer admitting patients from the emergency room, and certain surgeries are off the table. This is all part of the timeline the hospital just released to wind down operations. The city, the state, even a...
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DES MOINES, IOWA - JUNE 08: Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) greets people during a campaign stop at the Capital City Pride Fest on June 08, 2019 in Des Moines, Iowa.
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Pat Loeb
July 15, 2019 - 7:06 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There were new developments Monday in the effort to avert the closure of Hahnemann Hospital: Local officials asked for federal financial help and a presidential candidate said he was introducing a bill that would provide just that. Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a...
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Hadas Kuznits
July 10, 2019 - 2:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With Hahnemann University Hospital set to close its obstetrics department, health care providers there are looking to transfer care for 819 pregnant patients by the end of this week. In a letter sent to patients this week from the Drexel University College of Medicine...
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