Mount Sinai Medical Center Now Accredited Chest Pain Center

Mount Sinai Medical Center has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC), an international organization dedicated to eliminating heart disease as the number one cause of death worldwide.


Alligators at St. Augustine's Alligator farm. (CBS4)

90-Year-Old Alligator Attack Victim Improving

A 90-year-old woman who had to have part of her leg amputated after she was attacked by an alligator has seen her condition upgraded at a southwest Florida hospital.


Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class John Rivera from Air Station Miami talks to R&B artist Sean Kingston at his house in Miami Beach on Aug. 3, 2011 about the rescue. (Source: U.S. Coast Guard/ Petty Officer 3rd Class Sabrina Elgammal.)

Singer Sean Kingston Meets With Couple Who Rescued Him

Singer Sean Kingston met with the man and woman who were critical in his rescue after his personal watercraft crashed into the Palm Island Bridge in Key Biscayne during the Memorial Day weekend.


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2 Taken To Hospital After Crash, Car Fire

Two people were taken to the hospital, with one air lifted, Saturday after one of the cars was engulfed when it was rear ended on the Florida Turnpike.


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DCF: Autistic Boy Dropped Off At Broward Hospital In Foster Home

The autistic boy who was dropped off at Broward General Medical Center Friday afternoon is in a foster home, according to the Department of Children and Families.


(Source: AP)

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.


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.



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.


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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.


(Source: Christina Lewis)

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.