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Rescue crews lower the injured construction worker down the building to get medical treatment on October 31, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Wall Falls On Worker At Brickell Construction Site

Crews rushed a man to the hospital after a wall came tumbling down on him at a Brickell construction site on Friday morning.

10/31/2014

Health Care

Jackson Employees Head To Tally To Fight For Medicaid Expansion

The Florida Legislature’s opposition to anything related to the Affordable Care Act is well documented, but a group of doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers from South Florida will still try to change that attitude.

CBS Miami–03/26/2014

Adonis Ortiz, 3, after receiving a five-organ transplant at Jackson Memorial Hospital (Source: Jackson Health)

3-Year-Old Receives Five-Organ Transplant At JMH

A three-year-old boy who survived a five-organ transplant earlier this year at Jackson Memorial Hospital will meet the media Tuesday along with his doctors and his family.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

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Man Allegedly Shot In Front Of Little Havana Apartment Complex

City of Miami police are investigating a shooting in front of a Little Havana apartment complex which ended with one man in the hospital.

11/14/2013

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Miracle Baby Born To Multiple Organ Transplant Patient

She came to Miami for treatment for a rare condition and after a five-organ transplant, Fatima Al Ansari did something no one with her condition had ever done before, give birth to a baby.

CBS4–03/13/2013

Photo from the underpass where the accident occurred. (Credit: CBS 4 Miami / Joseph Escobar)

Jackson Docs Say Experience & Religion Played Part In Bus Crash Treatment

Officials at Jackson Memorial Hospital updated the conditions of the remaining hospitalized victims from Saturday’s bus crash at Miami International Airport and to explain how they were prepared for the mass casualties.

CBS Miami–12/04/2012

Custodial Workers at the University of Miami voted to go on strike if wage increase demands aren't met.  (Source: CBS4)

UM Med School Planning 800 Layoffs

The University of Miami medical school says it has already started laying off employees. And while the school did tell the state that 800 positions would be affected, the dean of the school says he hopes that fewer than 800 people will be laid off.

CBS4–05/08/2012

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

Jackson Announces Large-Scale Layoffs

Jackson Health System chief executive officer Carlos Migoya announced Tuesday that more than 900 people will be laid off and nearly 200 positions will be eliminated in a cost cutting move for the troubled hospital system.

CBS4–02/28/2012

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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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