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Hospital margins positive, if not always sufficient, finds Kaufman Hall flash report

Overall, hospital margin performance remained positive during the month of May, according to a new flash report released by Kaufman Hall. Operating margins were up 179 basis points compared to April, and 91 bps compared to the same month in 2018. The positive performance is being driven largely by solid expense management during a period… Read More »

Woman claims she was separated from newborn after testing positive for opiates because of poppy-seed bagel

Less than 24 hours after giving birth, a New York mother said her baby was taken from her after she tested positive for opiates — despite claiming she did not take any drugs. Elizabeth Dominguez, a 29-year-old from Tonawanda, said that when she went into labor at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center around two weeks ago,… Read More »

Ask Allison: ‘I frequently have flashbacks from my childhood which aren’t positive. I’ve thought about ending my life’

I have some memories from my childhood which aren’t positive and frequently have flashbacks from that time. I know who was involved and what they did for the most part – I always feel very uncomfortable when in this person’s presence. I’m not sure he remembers as he drank a lot in those days. I… Read More »