Hospital

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Doctors, Hospitals Nationwide Adding Fees To Medical Bills

Hospitals and doctors offices across the country are tacking extra fees onto your bill.

CBS4–11/15/2012

Medical Costs

Hospital Economics Change Monday Due to Health Care Reform

While talk in October often focuses on budgets, Halloween, and football; for hospitals, October 1, 2012 represents a completely new way they will be paid by Medicare for providing health care under the Affordable Care Act.

CBS Miami–10/01/2012

Jackson Memorial Hospital (Source: www.jhsmiami.org)

JMH Now State’s Only TB Treatment Center

Jackson Memorial Hospital is now Florida’s exclusive facility for tuberculosis (TB) treatment. Current TB patients are being trained by the most experienced TB staff in the state.

CBS4–07/26/2012

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Pembroke Pines Hospital Deaths Trigger Investigation

South Florida State Hospital is under investigation by the Florida Department of Children and Families after three patients died last summer.

CBS Miami–07/26/2012

American Airlines Planes

Severe Turbulence Aboard Miami Bound Flight Sends 5 To Hospital

A Miami-bound flight experienced such severe turbulence Tuesday afternoon it sent five people, including two crew members, to the hospital.

CBS4–07/10/2012

A man was hospitalized after he lost control of his car and ended up in a Pembroke Pines pool. (CBS4)

Man Hospitalized After Car Ends Up In Pembroke Pines Pool

A South Florida pool is in need of repairs after an unlikely guest goes for a swim.

CBS4–04/23/2012

(Source: AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

5 US Airways Flight Attendants Taken To Broward Hospital

Five US Airways flight attendants were transported to Broward General Hospital after reports of an unknown odor on board an aircraft at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

CBS4–12/07/2011

File photo of hospital lab work.  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

South Florida Grandfather Killed After Nurse Administers Lethal Injection Drug

A local man was killed after being admitted to the hospital for stomach pains, when his nurse accidentally administered a drug used for lethal injections, instead of the over-the-counter antacid he was prescribed.

CBS4–11/18/2011

drug shortage

I-Team: Out of Stock – Prescription for Death?

An unimaginable crisis is happening right here in America. As Chief I-Team Investigator Michele Gillen discovered, a shocking shortage of drugs, needed for everything from preventing cancer to fighting blindness, is putting lives in peril.

CBS4–10/27/2011

Plane Crash 8

Pilot, Passenger Of Tpk Crash-Landing Plane Out Of Hospital

The pilot and passenger of a small plane that made a crash landing on the Florida Turnpike are out of the hospital and in good condition.

CBS4–10/15/2011

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