Authorities said a woman — believed to be in her 20s — gave birth inside Elmhurst Hospital, put the baby in the trash can and then walked out around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
You’ve probably experienced waiting endlessly in an emergency room. But now a New Jersey hospital is trying to change the image of the over-packed ER by letting you know how long you’ll have to wait.
The goal of the overhaul is to move nearly every one of the state’s 4.7 million recipients of the government healthcare program to managed care in three years, ending the use of hospital emergency rooms that drive up costs.
New York is showing a dramatic increase in the number of serious flu infections and emergency room visits, and doctors are trying to figure out the reason.
A Coney Island Hospital spokeswoman said the victim was dead when brought to the emergency room. Her name and age were not immediately released.
Some hospital emergency rooms are treating large numbers of elderly slip and fall patients.
At the Westchester Medical Center emergency room, they’ve seen their fair share of emergencies since the snow moved into town.
The officer and two EMTs pinned the man to the ground until help arrived.
Life is unpredictable. Keep this guide handy for those moments you don’t see coming.
A plan to bring urgent care to the now-closed St. Vincent’s Hospital in Greenwich Village fell through on Friday.