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South Dakota Hospitals Are Equipped To Handle Ebola Patients

Hospitals in South Dakota say they are equipped to safely manage patients infected with Ebola.

09/30/2014

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Local Group Concerned by Federal Decision Not to Publicly Report Hospital Errors

A local health advocacy group is concerned about changes made by the federal government to stop publicly reporting when hospitals make life-threatening mistakes while treating patients.

08/07/2014

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Barnes Jewish Makes List of Top Hospitals

U.S. News and World Report is out with its annual Best Hospital rankings.

07/15/2014

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Mercy Eliminates 220 Jobs in 7 States

Mercy Health plans to cut 125 jobs in the region and another 95 positions elsewhere in the Catholic health care system.

06/17/2014

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Financial Impact of Affordable Care Act Hits Uninsured Patients

Barnes Jewish Hospital has started charging co-pays to uninsured patients, no matter how poor.

06/04/2014

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SSM Health Care Uses New Text Messaging System to Alert Families

All SSM Health Care Hospitals in St. Louis will be using a text messaging system that sends live updates of patients to their loved one and families.

05/14/2014

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Mercy Plans Telemedicine Center

Mercy Health is breaking ground Tuesday on a $50 million four-story, 120,000-square-foot telemedicine center in Chesterfield, Missouri.

05/12/2014

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Mercy Hospital to Offer Midwife Option

The St. Louis-area’s leading hospital for delivering babies will soon offer an option for midwife-led births, part of a growing trend as more women seek natural childbirth.

04/10/2014

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Consumer Reports Ranking Shows Safety of Local Hospitals

Consumer Reports show that two hospitals in the St. Louis area ranked highest in the state.

03/28/2014

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Illinois Expanded Medicaid—What Now?

Yesterday, Missouri hospitals blamed nearly 1,000 layoffs, a hiring freeze, and delays in capital projects, on the state legislature’s refusal to expand Medicaid.

03/27/2014

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