hospitals on Townhall

Nicole Bailey - Wed Oct 23

One Afghan hospital has exceeded its budget by $1 million, is two years behind, and (in the case of fuel) overpaid taxpayer dollars by 9,900%. According to a report from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, John Sopko, the $14.6 million hospital USAID is funding in Afghanistan is a massive management failure. ... more

John C. Goodman - Sat Jul 6

Washington, D.C. - Tue Apr 23

Hospitals trying to curb costs have chartered flights to send sick, uninsured, undocumented immigrants back to their home countries. It's a process called medical repatriation, and critics say it amounts to unregulated deportation. ... more

Steve Chapman - Sun Jan 13

Recently, after a couple of days of feeling a bit run down, I groused to my wife that I didn't feel bad enough to miss work, just bad enough to make work a lot harder than usual. "It might be nice to feel bad enough to have to stay home," I said sardonically. ... more

Rich Galen - Fri Jan 11

Earlier this week I was whining about having what I declared to be "the fluh" which was the flu without the fever. ... more

Jeff Jacoby - Thu Oct 18

IF HIPPOCRATES, the "Father of Western Medicine" were alive today, would he favor Question 2, the Massachusetts ballot initiative to authorize doctor-prescribed suicide? ... more

Maggie Gallagher - Thu Sep 27

Patrick McMahon is an Air Force combat veteran and nurse practitioner who worked as a transplant coordinator. In a new bombshell lawsuit, McMahon claims he was fired for raising one too many red flags about whether his patients were really dead before doctors harvested their organs. ... more

Marybeth Hicks - Wed Sep 5

Ruth and Eric Brown didn’t expect anything to be wrong. ... more