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Author Salamon, Julie.

Title Hospital : man, woman, birth, death, infinity, plus red tape, bad behavior, money, God, and diversity on steroids / Julie Salamon.

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Press, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 Burlington Public Library - Adult Department  362.11 SAL    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Lower Level  362.1109 SALAMON    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  362.11 SA31    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  362.11 SALAMON    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  362.11 SALAMON    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  362.1109 SALAMON c.2  Check Shelf
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  362.11 SAL    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  362.11 SA    Check Shelf
Description xv, 363 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [343]-349) and index.
Summary A bestselling author and award-winning journalist follows a year in the life of a big urban hospital, painting a revealing portrait of how medical care is delivered in America today.
Contents Occam lied -- Pooh-bah -- Insults and injuries -- Safety nets -- The fixer -- Ability, affability, availability -- We speak your language -- No margin, no mission -- The code of mutual respect -- A good death -- The big brass ring -- Medical advances and retreats.
Subject Maimonides Medical Center -- History.
Hospitals -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Maimonides Medical Center.
Hospitals, Urban -- New York City -- Personal Narratives.
Cultural Diversity -- New York City -- Personal Narratives.
ISBN 9781594201714
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