Looking for the epicenter of America’s health care crisis? Look no further than hospital emergency rooms.
Sweetie wants to snuggle with you
A patient needs to know the difference between routine, urgent and emergency care.
Levick needs love!
Bitsy wants a new playmate
Come cuddle with Chelmar!
Two Northeast-area ambulance drivers were sentenced last week to serve at least two years in federal prison for their roles in a multimillion-dollar Medicare fraud. One of the drivers is also facing murder charges for his role in an unrelated drag racing crash on Roosevelt Boulevard that claimed the lives of a woman and her three young sons.
Jump for joy with Jerick
Last summer, I started a program called Philly Play right here in the Northeast. I did so because I was concerned about both the lack of access and information surrounding active play and the growing rate of childhood obesity in our city. We held play-oriented events around the 6th District, hosted community conversations around play and health and ended with a block-long street festival for families.