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One Hospital Tells Bronx's Sick: You Call Us, We’ll Call You

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Emergency rooms are expensive, and by the time people get there, things are likely pretty bad. That's why one hospital in the Bronx is trying a new tack — calling patients to coordinate their care.

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A New Kind of Hospital Emerges in the Bronx

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Health leaders say "freestanding" emergency rooms could be the wave of the future for many hospitals – especially ones on the brink of closure.

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Montefiore Makes Bid For Westchester Hospitals

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

The Bronx's largest healthcare system is trying to expand north. Montefiore Medical Center has submitted a bid to a federal bankruptcy court for the Sound Shore Health System, which is currently being liquidated.

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Montefiore Reaches Tentative Pact with Nurses

Monday, January 09, 2012

Nurses this week will vote on a proposed settlement with Montefiore Medical Center, potentially concluding a season of tense contract negotiations that had unions at four different hospitals threatening to strike.

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Bronx Hospital Fire Forces Evacuation

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

A two-alarm fire in the basement of the Montefiore Medical Center Thursday afternoon forced hospital workers to move 170 patients from two intensive care units and two emergency rooms to unaffected areas of the building, according to a hospital spokesperson.

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Nurses Vote on Possible Strike to Break Negotiating Deadlock

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Nurses at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital are voting this week on authorizing a strike in their ongoing labor dispute with management. It’s the second possible strike at a major Manhattan hospital in two weeks.

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