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Nine More Hospitals Fined $550,000 for Putting Patients at Risk
Health Leaders Media

A physician who lacked privileges to perform nephrectomies took out the wrong kidney at a Riverside hospital. A newborn required intubation after receiving IV morphine sulfate intended for the mother in Mission Viejo. And a gero-psychiatric patient suffered a brain bleed and died after his recliner, which lacked crossbars, fell backwards in Poway.