Mom Sues Hospital for $8.6 Million After Accidentally Suffocating BabyA new mother has filed an $8.6 million lawsuit against an Oregon hospital after she accidentally smothered her 4-day-old baby in a hospital bed.
Patient Dies After Altercation With Security at D.C. HospitalA patient at a Washington hospital died after an altercation with two security guards.
Officials Seek State Hospital Patient Who Left Home VisitAuthorities in Maryland are searching for a state hospital patient who walked away during a home visit in Prince George's County.
Md. Hospital on Modified Lockdown After ThreatThe Anne Arundel Medical Center is on modified lockdown after a threat was made to the hospital, officials say.
Obama To Visit Phoenix VA Hospital That Sparked ScandalPresident Barack Obama will visit the Arizona veterans' hospital that prompted an overhaul of veterans' health care and led to the resignation of the VA secretary
Baltimore Area Hospital Announces Top Baby Names for 2014One area hospital says many new names made its top ten list of the most popular baby names of 2014, but the top spots went to names that already proved popular in past years.
Va. Governor to Spend a Second Night in the HospitalVirginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is spending a second night in a Richmond hospital as he recovers from complications stemming from a horse-riding accident in Africa.
80-Year-Old Woman Dead After Being Burned in House FirePrince George's County Firefighters say an 80-year-old woman died after being burned in a fire in her home.
Study: Hospice Patients Less Likely To Die In HospitalsPeople who enroll in hospice care are five times less likely to die in hospitals and nursing homes than people who do not choose hospice, according to a new study by local researchers.
3 Hospitals Designated for Md. Ebola PatientsMaryland officials say anyone who's diagnosed with Ebola in the state would be treated at one of three hospitals — one of them in Washington — if a federal facility is not available.
O'Malley to Discuss Reducing Unnecessary Hospital Visits Maryland officials are scheduled to talk about new programs to reduce unnecessary hospital visits.
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Union Reach Tentative Labor Pact Johns Hopkins Hospital has reached a tentative labor agreement with a union representing about 2,000 workers at the medical institution.