10 Hospitals Fined for Sometimes-Deadly Lapses

10 Hospitals Fined for Sometimes-Deadly Lapses
The state Department of Public Health fined 10 California hospitals for safety violations that may have caused serious injury or death and included the removal of the wrong kidney during an operation. Fines ranged from $ 50,000 to $ 100,000 were meted … Read more on AllGov

Senator Ted Lieu Calls for Audit of Rehab Programs in California
San Francisco, CA — (SBWIRE) — 08/15/2013 — In the wake of an apparent widespread fraud program happening around California state's drug rehab centers, Sen. Ted W. Lieu has called on the Legislature's Joint Legislative Audit Committee to audit the … Read more on SBWire (press release)

Daniel Golden, MD, joins U of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center
The $ 21.6 million, 20,000-square-foot outpatient cancer-treatment center, which opened June 2012 on Silver Cross Hospital's campus, brings the expertise of University of Chicago Medicine cancer specialists and easy access to advanced and … Read more on Patch.com