Health

24 Hours in an ER

With more than 132,000 patient visits last year, Boston Medical Center’s level-one trauma center is the busiest in New England. Granted nearly full access to the facility, photographer Christopher Churchill documented the scenes that play out here day after day.

Anatomy of a Medical Bill

An expert breaks down this real-life statement from a visit to Norwood Hospital’s emergency room.

Boston Top Doctors: Community Hospitals

Boston may be a major medical hub, but sometimes it’s okay to stay in the neighborhood — especially if you live close to one of these eight community hospitals.