Mercy Hospital

Mercy Philadelphia Hospital
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Tim Jimenez
February 13, 2020 - 7:55 am
Mercy Philadelphia Hospital in West Philadelphia announced it will be shifting gears and getting rid of inpatient services. Read more here.
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Lynne Adkins
December 19, 2019 - 4:09 pm
Heartburn can cause a burning sensation in your chest or difficulty swallowing and up to 20-percent of us suffer. Dr. Steven Lichtenstein, DO, the Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology at Mercy Catholic Medical Center says if you suffer more than once or twice a week, you should seek treatment...
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Mercy Hospital is changing their approach to wellness and are now taking into consideration whether a person can afford healthy food and are offering solutions.
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Hadas Kuznits
March 21, 2019 - 4:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mercy Hospital is now taking into consideration whether a person can afford healthy food and are offering solutions as they change their approach to wellness. The new program at Mercy Hospital is called the "food market program." Patients there are now being asked if...
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Items are left at a memorial at Mercy Hospital, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Chicago, the day after a shooting at the hospital.
Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP
November 21, 2018 - 9:53 am
By Amanda Seitz and Don Babwin, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Moments before her ex-fiance fatally shot her in the parking lot of the hospital where she worked, a Chicago doctor called 911 to report that she had spotted the man and feared for her life. As investigators tried to piece together the...
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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, comforts Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, during a news conference at the University of Chicago Medical Center.
Chris Walker/Chicago Tribune via AP
November 20, 2018 - 7:16 am
By Amanda Seitz and Don Babwin, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — An argument outside a Chicago hospital turned deadly when a man pulled out a gun and killed an emergency room doctor with whom he was having a domestic relationship, then ran into the hospital and fatally shot a pharmacy resident and a...
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A Chicago Police officer has been shot in an active shooter incident at Mercy Hospital, the department said Monday.
WGN via CNN
November 19, 2018 - 5:24 pm
By Emanuella Grinberg, Sheena Jones and Ryan Young, CNN (CNN) -- A police officer, a doctor and a pharmaceutical assistant are dead after a Monday afternoon shooting at Chicago's Mercy hospital, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said. The gunman, who was in a relationship with the one of the victims, also died,...
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Mercy Hospital Block Party
Kimberly Adams / KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
June 30, 2018 - 3:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A West Philadelphia hospital celebrated a milestone Saturday that had one overjoyed community dancing in the streets. "My life was saved in the hospital," said 72-year-old Matt Hopkins. Hopkins danced in the streets in front of Mercy Hospital at 53rd Street and Cedar...
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