Los Angeles Lakers v Miami Heat

Lakers Hire Mike D’Antoni As Head Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers shocked the basketball world Monday morning when they hired former New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns head coach Mike D’Antoni to be the team’s new head coach, replacing Mike Brown who was fired on Friday.

CBS Miami–11/12/2012

Jackson Health System (Source: CBS4)

Approved Budget Heralds Promise For Jackson Health

Good news for Jackson Health System is great news for South Floridians who require hospital care: Jackson approved a $1.6 billion budget Thursday.

CBS Miami–08/17/2012

Rev. Jesse Jackson sits down with CBS4's Jawan Strader.  (CBS4)

CBS4’s Jawan Strader Sits Down With Rev. Jesse Jackson

Well known civil rights leader, and sometimes controversial activist, Rev. Jesse Jackson is not one known for holding his tongue.


Jackson Nurses

Nurses Jumping Ship From Jackson

Miami-Dade County Commissioners will meet Thursday in a special meeting to discuss impending layoffs at Jackson Health System. Regardless of their decision, CBS4 has learned even experienced nurses who are not on the chopping block are jumping ship for private hospitals.


Fins Welcome In Buffalo Sunday

Miami Dolphins fans haven’t been able to say this in a long time, but the team is threatening to go on a bonafide winning streak heading into this weekend’s game against the Buffalo Bills.



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.



Barbershop Employee Shot To Death Remembered

A day after a man was shot to death during a heated dispute between two barbershop employees, friends and relatives of the victim said they were raising money to help send his body back to his native Nicaragua.


(Source: CBSMiami/Dave Game) One of the new operating rooms at Jackson South

Gov. Rick Scott Approves $35M To Help Jackson Hospital

Gov. Rick Scott said he will now support releasing $35 million in state funding to help the Jackson Health System – an amount needed to get through the summer months.


Carlos Migoya (Source: CBS4)

Carlos Migoya Named New CEO Of Jackson Health

After a long, and sometimes contentious discussion, the Jackson Health System voted 9-5 in favor of longtime bank executive and former city manager Carlos Migoya to lead embattled Jackson Memorial Hospital.





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