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San Mateo County hospital sued for negligence
The Mercury News - Shaun Bishop, Daily News Staff Writer

The daughter of a woman who died last year has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against San Mateo County, claiming that negligence on the part of staff at the county-run hospital caused the woman’s death. Penny Louise Prevezich died in November 2008 after she was transported from a Menlo Park mental health facility to the San Mateo Medical Center, according to the lawsuit.