St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Justin Udo
January 30, 2020 - 3:10 pm
St. Christopher's Hospital nurses are banding together to help coworkers they say are victims of unfair treatment by their employer after employees on maternity leave lost their time off. Read more here.
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Santa
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John McDevitt
December 24, 2019 - 5:19 pm
For more than 40 years, Santa and his helpers have visited pediatric patients and other children at the hospital to spread some Christmas cheer. Read more here.
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Homicide Capt. Jason Smith
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KYW Staff
October 21, 2019 - 7:04 am
Philadelphia police are investigating two separate shootings over the weekend that left a 2-year-old girl dead and an 11-month-old boy in critical condition. Read more here.
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Police are searching for a gunman who shot a baby four times in his stepmother's car Saturday night.
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Charlotte Reese
October 20, 2019 - 10:34 am
A baby is in critical condition after police say he was shot four times in his stepmother's car Saturday night, in the city's Hunting Park section.
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Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Pat Loeb
September 23, 2019 - 5:41 pm
A bankruptcy judge in Delaware has approved the sale of St. Christopher's Hospital for Children to Drexel University and Tower Health.
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Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Pat Loeb
September 20, 2019 - 9:37 am
Drexel University and Reading-based Tower Health have won the bid to acquire St. Christopher's Hospital for Children and rescue it from bankruptcy.
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Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Tim Jimenez
September 19, 2019 - 7:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — St. Christopher's Hospital for Children is on the auction block, and there's word of a joint bid from a Pennsylvania nonprofit and university to buy it. After Wednesday's 2 p.m. deadline to submit bids, two are being reported. That includes a joint bid from Drexel...
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A rally at St. Christopher's Hospital.
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Hadas Kuznits
September 05, 2019 - 2:59 pm
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children staff members held a rally to let the public know how being sold to an unsatisfactory owner could impact care in an effort to get ahead of bankruptcy proceedings.
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Hahnemann University Hospital
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Cherri Gregg
August 19, 2019 - 5:43 pm
WILMINGTON, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The owners of Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children were in bankruptcy proceedings Monday in Delaware, battling over the budget for the wind down and sale of the hospital assets. The battle over the proposed budget involves the...
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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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