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Singer Sean Kingston Out Of Hospital

Nearly a month after crashing a Jet Ski into the Palm Island Bridge in Key Biscayne, singer Sean Kingston was released from the hospital late Tuesday, according to the hospital.

CBS4–06/22/2011

The woman was bitten by a cottonmouth snake, similar to this one shown, and was rushed to the hospital. (Source: Suncoast Herpetological Society)

Pembroke Pines Woman Recovering After Water Moccasin Snake Bite

A Pembroke Pines woman is in fair condition Saturday after she was bitten by a venomous snake in her backyard and hospitalized, authorities said.

CBS4–06/18/2011

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Surgeon Accused Of Stealing Medical Equipment

A surgeon and post-graduate fellow at the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital faces two grand theft charges after police say he stole medical equipment.

CBS4–06/09/2011

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Jackson Health System To Ask Labor For $200M In Cuts

Jackson Health System executives announced Tuesday that they need reduce salaries and benefits for its 11,100 employees by more than $200 million to help the system get close to a balanced budget for fiscal 2012.

CBS4–05/31/2011

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2 Taken To Hospital After 50 Ft. Vessel Goes Up In Flames

Fire officials are investigating after two people on board a boat were injured when a boat went up in flames early Saturday morning.

CBS4–05/28/2011

Heather Mills attends the Royal Premiere of Arabia 3D at London IMAX on May 24, 2010 in London, England.  (Source: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Heather Mills Hospitalized In Austria After Skiing Accident

Heather Mills, Paul McCartney’s ex-wife, has left a hospital after receiving treatment for a shoulder injury she sustained during a skiing accident in Austria, an official said Thursday.

CBS4–05/12/2011

HCA has announced the purchase of Mercy Hospital in Coconut Grove.  (Source: Mercy Hospital)

HCA Buys Mercy Hospital

National hospital chain HCA is bringing another South Florida hospital into its corporate fold.
On Monday they announced the purchase of Mercy Hospital in Coconut Grove.

CBS4–05/02/2011

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New Jackson CEO Migoya To Take Over On Sunday

Carlos Migoya is set to begin his new post on Sunday. He was officially named chief executive of the Jackson Health System on Friday at what may have been the last meeting of the Public Health Trust, the system’s governing body.

CBS4–04/30/2011

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Limits On Health Lawsuits Move In Florida House

you want to sue a doctor or hospital over the care you received, it may be a lot tougher if action taken by the Florida House Friday becomes law. Legislators moved forward on two bills that would help shield doctors, hospitals and nursing homes from costly lawsuits.

CBS Miami–04/29/2011

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Family Sues Hospital After Medical Error, Son’s Death

The government announced a new initiative in April to prevent hospital errors that are blamed for hundreds of thousands of deaths each year and cost American taxpayers billions of dollars. But the problem of medical mistakes is still an epidemic.

CBS4–04/22/2011

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