Hospitals. You may never want to visit them in real life, but a number of shows over the years have made these locations prime television...Continue Reading
General Hospital airs on ABC. It's based in fictional Port Charles, New York.
The show is the longest-running daytime drama produced on Hollywood. It went to a full hour of airtime in 1978.
General Hospital is beloved for its action-paced plots that are quite different from the typical domestic and social issues that had been the sole focus of daytime dramas for decades.
A few years ago, when the series celebrated its 40th anniversary, TV Guide dubbed it "The Greatest Soap Opera of All-Time."