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Hospital Diversion

Study Looks at Hospital Diversions and Minority Populations

Researchers looked at over 200 hospitals in California.

Posted Thursday, October 25, 2012

Republican National Convention Closes Routes to Florida Hospitals

Major roads to Tampa General, All Children’s and Bayfront will be blocked.

Posted Tuesday, August 14, 2012

ACEP, Urgent Matters Tackle ED Overcrowding

The goal is to research and disseminate best practices for improving patient flow in emergency departments

Posted Thursday, April 5, 2012

First Responders, Hospitals Prepare for Los Angeles Traffic Shutdown

Doctors, nurses and other staff will be housed in dorms.

Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Study: Ambulance Diversion Strongly Linked with Increased Mortality of Heart Attack Patients

Study of nearly 14,000 elderly patients indicates that ambulance diversion is a signal of a larger access problem in the health care system.

Posted Monday, June 13, 2011

Roof Top Fire Causes N.H. Hospital Evacuation

Emergency Department was evacuated.

Posted Thursday, December 2, 2010

23 Hurt In SC Bus, Log Truck Collision

18 passengers were taken to Colleton Medical Center.

Posted Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Hospitals Aggressively Advertising Wait Times

Observers say financial considerations are at play.

Posted Monday, November 8, 2010

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Massive Explosion Rips California Neighborhood

Death toll expected to rise.

Posted Friday, September 10, 2010


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