Gunman In Bronx-Lebanon Shooting Had Worked For City Earlier This Year, Officials SayOfficials said Sunday that Dr. Henry Bello, the gunman who opened fire at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center last week and shot seven people, had worked recently for the City of New York.
Person Who Had Contact With Ebola Patient Dr. Craig Spencer Released From QuarantineCity officials announced Wednesday that one person is being released from a quarantine that had been ordered following contact with diagnosed Ebola virus patient Dr. Craig Spencer.
NYC Ebola Patient Upgraded To Stable ConditionThe New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation issued an upgrade for Dr. Craig Spencer on Saturday morning.
$117 Million Coming In Federal Aid For Sandy-Related Damage To Bellevue HospitalU.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said the New York City public hospital system will receive more than $117 million in federal aid for repairs to Bellevue Hospital Center for Superstorm-Sandy-related damages.
NYC Health And Hospitals Employee Charged With AssaultA New York City Health and Hospitals employee was arrested Saturday on charges of assault and leaving the scene of an accident.
Bellevue Hospital Reopens For Limited Non-Emergency CareThe emergency room is expected to be ready for limited services in about a month, according to the hospital. Full hospital operations are not expected until February
Bloomberg: NYC To Spend $500M To Repair Schools, HospitalsThe plan would allocate $200 million for the Department of Education and $300 million for the New York City Health and Hospital Corporation to repair extensive damage.
Jury Awards NYC Woman $120 Million Following Claim Of Hospital NegligenceA jury has awarded $120 million to a New York City woman whose family claimed that hospital negligence left her with brain damage. The verdict is among the largest medical malpractice awards ever made in the state.
Bloomberg Announces Events To Help NYC HospitalsIt's not exactly a bake sale, but with New York City's treasury in tatters, Mayor Bloomberg is promoting a series of charity gatherings to raise money for city hospitals.