After Harvey Hit, a Texas Hospital Decided to Evacuate. Here is How Patients Got Out.

The hospital, Baptist Beaumont, was one of many health care institutions disrupted as the storm Harvey, once a Category 4 hurricane, swept across the region.

Utah Hospital Bars Police From Patient-Care Areas After Nurse Is Handcuffed

The police are conducting a criminal investigation into the detention of a nurse at the University of Utah Hospital that was captured on video.

Houston’s Hospitals Treat Storm Victims and Become Victims Themselves

By SHERI FINK and ALAN BLINDER August 28, 2017 Water poured into hospitals. Ambulances were caught up in roiling floodwaters. Medical transport helicopters were grounded by high winds. Houston’s world-renowned health care infrastructure found...

A Tide of Opioid-Dependent Newborns Forces Doctors to Rethink Treatment

By CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS July 13, 2017 RICHMOND, Ky. — Just 24 hours old, Jay’la Cy’anne Clay already was having a rough day. Convulsions rocked her tiny body as she lay under warming lights in the nursery of the Baptist Health...

Gunman Kills Doctor and Himself in Bronx Hospital Shooting; 6 Others Hurt

By SARAH MASLIN NIR June 30, 2017 A disgruntled doctor armed with an assault rifle and wearing a lab coat went on a rampage on Friday in the Bronx hospital where he had worked, killing a female doctor and wounding six other people — five of them...