Find the latest "General Hospital" happenings by visiting GeneralHospitalHappenings.com or on one of the various soap opera news sites such as SoapZone.com or SoapCentral.com. This website provides not only recent news but also spoilers and rumors for future episodes. Fans can also visit the site's forums page to discuss the latest happenings with other fans. Additionally, both full episodes and highlight video clips are available on the show's official website on ABC.com for fans to catch up on recent developments.
"General Hospital" is an Emmy Award Winning drama series. According to IMDb.com, "General Hospital" is one of the best soap operas of all time. The show first aired in 1963 in 30-minute segments; as of 2015, it airs in 60-minute segments.
The storyline takes place in the fictional town of Port Charles, which is in upstate New York, and features the wealthy Quartermaine family.
Over the years, "General Hospital" has raised awareness of important social issues through the content of its shows. For example, the show has received three SHINE awards for its contributions to the awareness of sexual responsibility, and it was presented with the Ryan White Foundation's 1996 Ryan's Angels Award for its examination of HIV/AIDS. "General Hospital" has also received recognition for storylines including sexual child abuse and organ donation.
"General Hospital" airs daily on weekdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.