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US hotels ride trend of patients travelling for care

Developers are situating accommodation near major medical centres, many in hotel-starved outskirts

The lobby of a Holiday Inn built on the campus of the Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland.

A special feature in their pool is a lift.

New York

WHEN out-of-town patients used to travel to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, some would find that their best option for staying close to the hospital for early-morning surgery involved a trip over the George Washington Bridge from New Jersey.

Enter the Edge Hotel, a 54-room...