Hospital Articles


Sick Leave: My Humbling Week at the Hospital

7:25 AM, Jun 24, 2015

It’s been said that the terminally ill can hear music just before slipping away. I’ve always imagined these souls listening to angels strumming their harps. I never thought it might be “Hey Jealousy” by the Gin Blossoms. But that’s what I heard as I lay in my hospital bed last month while battling a serious strep infection.

Not that some of the lyrics weren’t fitting:

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Obama Gets CT Scan for Sore Throat

4:38 PM, Dec 06, 2014

This afternoon, President Obama got a CT Scan today for a sore throat has had "over the past couple weeks," according to a statement from his doctor, Ronny L. Jackson.

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Hospital Ships to Be Counted in U.S. Combat Fleet

3:10 PM, Mar 17, 2014

Earlier in March, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus revised how to count the size of the U.S.’s battle force inventory. The battle force inventory is important because it measures the size of the U.S. combat fleet. The new definition will make the U.S.

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WSJ: 'Limited Choices of Doctors and Hospitals' Under Obamacare

8:11 AM, Feb 06, 2014

The Wall Street Journal reports that "Insurers are facing pressure from regulators and lawmakers about plans that offer limited choices of doctors and hospitals, a tactic the industry said is vital to keep down coverage prices in the new health law's marketplaces." 

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Harry Reid Hospitalized

9:05 AM, Dec 20, 2013

NBC's Kasie Hunt reports on Twitter that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid "has been hospitalized."

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Report: Hospital to Lay Off 49 Workers Due to Obamacare

8:33 AM, Aug 27, 2013

A local Texas affiliate, KCBD, reports that 49 employees of Covenant Health Systems will be laid off due to Obamacare:

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George H.W. Bush Released from Hospital

1:30 PM, Jan 14, 2013

Former President George H.W. Bush has been released from the hospital. A spokesman sends out this press release:

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Hillary Clinton Releases Statement ... on Burma

7:44 AM, Jan 04, 2013

Hillary Clinton, who was recently released from the hospital, released a statement yesterday ... on Burma.

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Clinton Discharged from Hospital

6:41 PM, Jan 02, 2013

The State Department reports that Hillary Clinton has been discharged from the hospital:

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Hillary Clinton Releases Statement from Hospital ... on Haiti

9:35 AM, Jan 01, 2013

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who has been in the hospital the last couple days with a blood clot in her head, released a statement yesterday. But it had nothing to do with her health. Instead, the statement was on "Haiti's Independence Day."

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