From the Experts
Research & Innovation
March 19, 2020
Mobile Testing for Coronavirus Now at All Major TJUH Sites
Jefferson patients with a physician-ordered test can walk or drive up for testing.
February 25, 2020
Mending Broken Hearts
Hahnemann’s closure has profoundly affected cardiology patients and providers.
November 14, 2019
The Brain Behind the
Strongline Staff Safety Badge System
“We needed a product that did not exist,” says safety executive Joseph Byham of a new system to enhance the security of patient-facing staff. His solution? Create it.
October 14, 2019
How Jefferson Met Care Challenges for Expectant Hahnemann Moms
When Hahnemann University Hospital announced it was closing this summer, filling any gaps in patient care – especially for expectant mothers and their babies – became a citywide concern.
October 11, 2019
Four Jefferson Coming Out Stories
“Appreciating, understanding and accepting each other’s ‘uniqueness’ is fundamental to the job every one of us in health care carries out every day.”
September 29, 2019
The Inside View of Hahnemann Closure
Faculty and staff share what the closure means to them, Jefferson and Philadelphia.
September 28, 2019
A Father One Day and an Orphan the Next
Adam Sagot's life changed forever in June 2019. He not only became a father to a daughter but also received notice that his fellowship program would be closing—all at the same time.
September 9, 2019
Closure of Philadelphia Hospital Raises Red Flag About Wellness of Nation’s Healthcare System
Hahnemann's closure was a national warning about the cost of caring for vulnerable populations, the aging of legacy hospitals, the speeding shift to outpatient care, the rise of virtual care, the competitiveness of nonhospital providers, and the gridlock in Washington.
September 6, 2019
How the Effects of Hahnemann’s Closure Rippled Into Philadelphia’s Suburbs
Upon learning that Drexel-Hahnemann residents and their supervising faculty would resign, Abington Hospital’s leaders had two weeks to develop a plan for the transition of nine medical services and one intensive care service involving 120 patients.
September 4, 2019
What It Was Like to Be a Medical Resident During Hahnemann’s Closure
One day, Madison Crutcher and John Williamson were moving in together. The next, their worlds turned upside down.
August 8, 2019
From Considerable Needs to Exceptional Success
Jefferson partnership plays a role in Southwark School’s inspiring turnaround.