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UCI hospital out of compliance in inspection
Orange County Register - Courtney Perkes

UC Irvine Medical Center learned this week that a fall inspection found the hospital did not meet federal safety and quality standards in three areas, but the report is not yet public. On Wednesday, the hospital released a copy of a letter sent by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services which says the hospital had deficiencies in the areas of governing body, quality assessment and performance improvement, and pharmaceutical.