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Two fines levied against Sutter Health for medical errors
Sacramento Business Journal

State health officials have levied two administrative fines totaling $125,00 against Sutter Health’s California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco for medical errors that caused or were likely to cause serious injury or death to patients. Both incidents occurred at the hospital’s Buchanan Street campus in 2009. The first involved a patient admitted to the hospital in April 2009 for heart valve repair.