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13 Hospitals Fined for Immediate Jeopardy Violations in CA
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One patient died after a nasogastric feeding tube was inserted into his lung instead of his stomach in San Francisco, a tracheostomy patient died after being transported without a ventilator in San Jose, and a nurse’s inability to recognize fetal distress resulted in the death of a full-term viable infant in Murrieta, the eighth such egregious event at that hospital in the last four years.