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Winston-Salem Journal

$1 million settlement for former Yadkinville hospital workers
Winston-Salem Journal
... as $6.2 million to reopen the hospital from scratch. That included: $5.2 million toward reopening the hospital or establishing a new one; $582,000 toward expenses for equipment repairs and maintenance; and $90,000 toward hiring new hospital employees.
Settlement reached in Yadkin Valley Hospital class-action suit over closure and layoffsTriad Business Journal
Final approval given for settlement in hospital lawsuit - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NCWECT-TV6

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Dear Abby: Hospital patient receives surprise anatomy lesson
Dear Abby: I recently had to spend a night in the hospital following minor surgery. One of the female techs taking care of me leaned over me to straighten out the bedding and I could see “everything” when the top of her scrubs fell open. I'm not sure ...

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West Virginia hospital hit by ransomware attack
Sacramento Bee
The FBI is investigating the hacking of the computer system at a West Virginia hospital. Local news outlets report employees at Princeton Community Hospital were hit by a ransomware attack Tuesday morning and were unable to access files. It is unclear ...

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CBS News

Mom who shared son's hospital bill speaks out on GOP health bill ...
CBS News
A tweet from a New Jersey mom put a very young face on the fight over the Senate health care bill. Ali Chandra shared this photo of a $231,000 medical bill for ...
New Jersey mother tweets photo of $231000 hospital bill for 2-year-old son as health care debate ragesNew York Daily News

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Hartford Courant

Connecticut Ranks High In Opioid-Related Hospital Visits
Hartford Courant
With the opioid crisis continuing in Connecticut, a recent federal report shows the state's hospitals have been seeing some of the highest rate of opioid-related visits in the country. The report, released last week by the Agency for Healthcare ...

CBS News

Boy's hospital bill goes viral amid health care debate
CBS News
Boy's hospital bill goes viral amid health care debate. Comment; Share; Tweet; Stumble; Email. A New Jersey mom says she posted her 3-year-old son's heart surgery bill online to show how potential changes in the health care law could drastically ...
Mom of boy with rare disorder shares photo of astronomical hospital billAOL
A mother's response to the health-care debate: Her 3-year-old son's $231000 hospital billWashington Post
Toddler's Staggering Hospital Bill Shows Just What's At Stake In Obamacare BattleHuffPost
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Girl who fell from NY amusement park ride out of hospital
ABC News
A 14-year-old Delaware girl who survived falling off a New York amusement park ride has been released from a hospital. Officials say the teen was released Monday from Albany Medical Center, where she was treated for unspecified injuries after falling ...
Video shows girl falling from ride at Six Flags Great EscapeNEWS10 ABC
This Is The Most Brutal Prank Someone Can Pull On The Slingshot RideCrave Online

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Medford hospital sharply cutting inpatient services
The Boston Globe
Company officials Wednesday said they plan to close 50 of the 98 inpatient beds at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, including all 40 medical/surgical beds and all 10 intensive care beds. Medford-area patients who need those services would be directed to ...


Two in three patients can't pay off their hospital bills
More than two-thirds of patients aren't paying their entire hospital bills, and that number could increase to 95 percent by 2020, according to a study from TransUnion, a company that helps hospitals collect unpaid bills. Analyzing patient data from ...

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Hospital Official Waits To See When Senate Votes On GOP Health Bill
The vote has been postponed until after the July 4 holiday. Steve Inskeep talks to Dr. Rod Hochman, CEO of Providence St. Joseph Health, which has hospitals in seven states including Washington. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: What do Senate Republicans do ...

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