Study: Patients Are Still More Likely To Die In A Hospital On The WeekendDoctors call it the "weekend effect." Patients in the hospital are more likely to die off-hours -- whether it's due to a brain bleed, a heart attack or a clot in the lungs.
Are Baltimoreans Following The Trend Of Using Uber Over An Ambulance?Calling an ambulance is usually the first thing people do in an emergency, but that may no longer be the case.
Study: More People Using Uber Over An Ambulance For Hospital TripsMore people appear to be calling an Uber instead of an ambulance for rides to the hospital, according to a recent study.
Helicopter Lands As Precaution Near DC-Area HospitalA helicopter from Joint Base Andrews made a precautionary landing near a hospital in the Washington suburbs during a training mission.
Doc Killed In Hospital Shooting Was Covering Shift As FavorA doctor disguised as one who would save lives came to the New York hospital that had spurned him only to try to destroy them instead, replacing his stethoscope and scalpel with an assault rifle, authorities say.
Doctor Who Shot 7 At NYC Hospital Had Made Threats To KillIt took two years, but Dr. Henry Bello made good on his threats.
AACo. Schools Use Robots For Students Who Can't Physically Attend ClassAnne Arundel County Schools has begun using robots to help students who, for any number of reasons, cannot physically attend class.
Md. Hospital Shuts Down NICU Again Over Deadly Bacteria For the second time in three months, a Maryland hospital has shut down its neonatal intensive care unit after babies tested positive for potentially deadly bacteria.
Man Charged In Teen's Death Had Left Secure Medical CenterA man charged with killing a 13-year-old had been on the run after walking away from a hospital for patients with psychological conditions.
Up to 1 In 5 Trauma Deaths Could Be Prevented, Study SaysUp to 1 in 5 people may be dying unnecessarily from car crashes, gunshots or other injuries, a stark conclusion from government advisers who say where you live shouldn't determine if you survive. The findings take on new urgency amid the increasing threat of mass casualties like the massacre in Orlando.
Maryland Health Regulators Approve Hospital Rates IncreaseState health regulators have approved an increase in Maryland hospital rates.
Muhammad Ali, Who Riveted The World As 'The Greatest,' DiesMuhammad Ali has died according to a statement released by his family. He was 74.
Health Dept. Says Hopkins Patient Does Not Have EbolaA patient under evaluation at Johns Hopkins after reporting a fever following a trip to West Africa does not have Ebola.
Hopkins Patient Under Evaluation For Fever After Returning From West AfricaA patient is undergoing evaluation at Johns Hopkins Hospital, complaining of fever after recently returning from West Africa.
Johns Hopkins Adds Groundbreaking Dimension To Patient SafetyThe hospital system hopes to lower the risk of surgical complications by applying new standards to surgeons