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Surgical, Recovery Centers Get Aid In House

Despite objections from the hospital industry, a House panel Tuesday approved a bill that would allow patients to stay overnight at ambulatory surgical centers and open the door for longer-term “recovery care centers.”

03/10/2015

Avery, weighing 14 pounds, 1 ounce, is the largest baby born at a Tampa hospital. (Source: CBS)

Woman Finds Out She’s Pregnant, Delivers 14-Pound Baby Weeks Later

A woman who didn’t know she was expecting until her final weeks of pregnancy gave birth to the largest baby ever delivered at a Tampa hospital.

02/09/2015

Lacy Webb with her husband Britt Martin as she recovers after she was bitten by a shark while snorkeling. (Source: Memorial Regional Health System)

Shark Bite Victim Views Wound As A “Badge Of Honor”

Walking slowly and steadily, Lacy Webb Martin is ready to tell the story of her vacation—which quite quickly turned into a tale of survival.

01/27/2015

MIAMI - A robber armed with guns in each hand took a cash bag from an armored truck driver on Thursday 1/9/2014 (Source: FBI)

FBI Makes Arrest In Armored Truck Robbery

The FBI arrested a man in connection to an armored truck robbery that left a 72-year-old guard injured last month.

09/05/2014

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Fit Friday: The Benefits Of Orthonowcare

The horn sounded off and marathoners hit the ground running. Rosanna Morales use to be one of them until a sudden injury stopped her in her tracks.

05/30/2014

Secondopinion.com (Source: CBS4)

Getting A Second Medical Opinion Online

A 25-year Johns Hopkins study has concluded that diagnostic mistakes are most costly and do more harm to patients than surgical or medication errors. That stunning finding is one of the reasons a new telemedicine service was created right here in South Florida. CBS4’S Brian Andrews introduces you to secondopinions.com

CBS Miami–04/15/2014

March 3, 2014: A car crashed into a store in Coral Gables. (Source: CBS4)

Car Crashes Into Coral Gables Store

Police said a driver was cut off by another driver and to avoid a car crash, she made an evasive maneuver right into a store.

CBS Miami–03/03/2014

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Scaffolding Accident Sends 4 Workers To Hospital, Scene Of Daring Rescue

Around 3:30 on Monday afternoon, four workers cleaning and inspecting the bridges along the New River below I-95 were on a suspended scaffolding when it suddenly gave way.

02/10/2014

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15 Tampa Students Hospitalized After Bus Crash

More than a dozen Tampa Bay-area students were taken to local hospitals after a school bus accident Tuesday morning.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

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A $45 Million Dollar Budget Surplus Is Announced At Jackson Health System

Jackson Health System announced an unprecedented budget surplus Wednesday of nearly $45.8 million dollars.

11/13/2013

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