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Man On Motorized Skateboard Dies After Crashing Into Parked Car In San Francisco

A skateboarder was killed when he hit a parked car while riding in a bike lane in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Tuesday morning.

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Stockton Hospital Prison Inmates Healthcare

$1 Billion Stockton Prison Medical Complex Reopens After Numerous Problems

A billion dollar prison medical clinic that’s sitting half empty will start readmitting the state’s sickest inmates, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Monday.

07/22/2014

Fatal Shooting

4 Shot Dead In Violent San Francisco Holiday Weekend

San Francisco police are investigating four fatal shootings that have occurred in the city since the Fourth of July.

07/07/2014

Digital Hospital, Electronic Health Records, Medical Records

U.S. Sen. Boxer Seeks Solutions For Preventable Medical Errors In California Hospitals

Heart disease and cancer rank as the number one and two, leading causes of death in America, but few people know that medical errors ranks third, killing up to 440,000 people a year.

07/02/2014

Washington Hospital in Fremont, California. (CBS)

Washington Hospital In Fremont Issues High Security Alert

Increased security measures are now in place at the hospital following the recent discovery of some suspicious materials there.

07/02/2014

Sonoma County Sheriff's Helicopter (sonomasheriff.org)

Marin Fire, Sonoma Helicopter Crews Rescue Injured Hiker

Marin County and Ross Valley firefighters and a Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crew rescued a hiker who fell down a steep slope at Alpine Lake in Marin County on Sunday afternoon, a sheriff’s deputy said Monday.

06/23/2014

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo

Contra Costa Supervisors Approve $6M Loan For Downsized Doctors Medical Center

A plan to keep Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo open in a drastically scaled-down form is moving forward with a $6 million loan from Contra Costa County.

06/17/2014

Child Bicycle

6-Year-Old On Bicycle Injured By Car In Berkeley

A six-year-old child was injured after being hit by a car in Berkeley Monday afternoon.

06/16/2014

Katie Groebner recovers in Stanford University Hospital after lung and heart transplants. (Source: Groebner Family)

Daughter’s Lung, Heart Transplant At Stanford ‘Best Ever’ Father’s Day Gift

A Bay Area dad got the best Father’s Day gift a man could get when his daughter got a lifesaving lung and heart transplant at Stanford after months on a waiting list.

06/15/2014

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Distracted Driver Crashes Into SF Muni Bus, Injures Bus Driver And 3 Passengers

Three passengers and a bus operator on a San Francisco Muni bus were injured when a distracted driver crashed into the bus near Laguna Honda Hospital Thursday night.

06/13/2014

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