Which hospitals have the best hospital beds?

Hospital beds can cost anywhere from $300 to $1,200 per night depending on the type of hospital.But when it comes to rental, hospitals have a clear advantage, according to a new report from Consumer Reports.Read moreRead moreOn the flip side, it also showed that hospitals tend to get the worst ratings from patients.Hospitals in the […]

How to avoid a mental health crisis in your NYC neighborhood

New Yorkers will likely never forget the trauma that took place at Liberty Hospital, a psychiatric hospital in Brooklyn that was engulfed in a deadly fire in March.Now, the hospital has opened a new mental health center on the site, and the city is working to make it a beacon for the country.But the city’s […]

The Latest: Police investigate suicide of a patient at Stony Brook hospital

A Stonybrook man has been found dead in his mental hospital room, the Department of Public Health (DPH) said.Stuart R. Burch, 58, was found dead at Stoney Brook Hospital in North Brooklyn on Thursday.The coroner’s office said he died of asphyxiation.He had been admitted to the hospital on March 22 for a mental health evaluation.A […]

How to fix mental hospital, psychiatric hospital

In his first day at the hospital, Dr. Froedterdt tried to find out if he was a patient of the hospital.“The patient asked me, ‘I have a friend who is a patient at the mental hospital,’” he said.“I said, ‘Yes, we do.’”The friend had recently been diagnosed with schizophrenia, which affects the central nervous system.He […]