Keyword: Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
America’s hospitals were beset by an unusual number of calamities in 2017, including wildfires, mass shootings and hurricanes.
Care for patients at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital has never wavered, but the staff is still feeling the repercussion of a fatal shooting.
Staff at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital heroically did what they could to save patients as those in the middle of surgeries continued their work.
A case of workplace violence turned deadly Friday when a former doctor at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital returned to the hospital and went on a murderous rampage, killing a female doctor and wounding six other people before killing himself.
Although it’s unclear what a repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act will look like, one New York orthopedic surgeon said it could be a disaster.
From Kaiser Health News: As Medicare considers paying for knee replacement procedures outside the hospital, doctors debate patient choice and the potential for post-operation complications.