Hospitals Fined Over Incidents Linked To Four Deaths
The fines for the eight California hospitals total $483,650.
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Eight Hospitals Fined For Safety Issues
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued administrative penalties and fines totaling $483,650 to eight hospitals for incidents that jeopardized the lives of patients. Details about the incidents released by the CDPH last week indicated that they led to four patient deaths. (Shinkman, 2/4)