Do better-informed poor people demand better government? The evidence is mixed. New research shows widely different results across countries and across services.
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Th rich history of New York City's Bellevue Hospital sets the stage for 12 stories by Dr. Eric Manheimer, who was Bellevue's chief medical officer for almost 15 years.
Meryl Streep's eery reincarnation of Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady brings to mind Thatcher's most famous quip, "there is no such thing as 'society.'" The GOP hasn't quoted her yet, but they might as well.
Public hospitals have a bad rap. They're viewed by many as hospitals of last resort, and most patients with private insurance do anything to avoid them.
The city's public hospital system, the largest in the nation, is facing a fiscal crisis because New York State is threatening to cut its financing for...
It will be incumbent upon the Senate/House conference who will determine the final bill to ensure the package doesn't contain a lump of coal for states like New York.
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