Tag Archives: Hospital

Who gets to decide when a 14-year-old wants to change gender? The child, the hospital, the battling parents?

In many ways, Max is a typical 14-year-old. He eschews soft music in favour of rock and heavy metal, likes to wear hoodies, giggles when he’s nervous and has a flair for drawing animals. He can be opinionated and sarcastic one moment, shy and withdrawn the next. His insecurities, however, run deeper than run-of-the-mill teenaged… Read More »

Hahnemann University Hospital, St. Christopher's to share newly-appointed CEO

The California healthcare firm that owns both Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children has combined leadership of the two well-known Philadelphia institutions under one new chief executive. Paladin Healthcare created a new affiliate, American Academic Health System, to own and operate Hahnemann and St. Christopher’s. A memo sent to staff this week… Read More »

Nurses from Illinois hospital who were pregnant at the same time take photo with newborns

The nurses were all expecting within month of one another. (Anderson Hospital’s Pavilion for Women) Eight nurses at an Illinois hospital who got pregnant around the same time are now showing the world their new arrivals. The women, obstetrician nurses at Anderson Hospital’s Pavilion for Women in Maryville, were featured on the hospital’s Facebook page this week holding their… Read More »