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3 Bay Area Hospitals Fined For Errors That Could Have Killed Patients

The California Department of Public Health Wednesday announced penalties against 12 California hospitals for errors with the potential to kill or injure patients including three in the Bay Area and one in Monterey County.

05/20/2015

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How Safe Is Your Hospital? Survey Finds More Than A Third Of California Hospitals Earn ‘C’ Grade Or Worse

If you’ve been afraid of needles since you were a child then the idea of surgery is probably downright terrifying. Fortunately for Bay Area residents, many of California’s best scoring hospitals for avoiding preventable medical errors among patients are right here in the Bay Area.

05/05/2015

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Concord Apartment Fire Sends 1 To Hospital

One person was transported to the hospital as a result of an apartment fire Sunday afternoon in Concord, a fire dispatcher said.

04/26/2015

(CBS SF)

Urgent Care Center Opening Before Doctors Medical Center Closes Tuesday

A new urgent care center will open today in San Pablo that aims to meet some of the needs of patients who would have gone to Doctors Medical Center, according to the nonprofit opening the center.

04/20/2015

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Man Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Oakland Hills

A man died in a fire at a home in the Oakland hills early Wednesday morning, a fire battalion chief said.

04/01/2015

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Fresno Firefighter Severely Burned After Falling Through Fiery Roof

A Fresno firefighter was hospitalized with severe burns Sunday after falling through a roof while battling a house fire, authorities said.

03/30/2015

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2-Year Old Boy Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Car While Walking Near San Jose Intersection

A two-year-old boy has been seriously injured after being struck by a car in East San Jose. A preliminary investigation found the boy wandered into the street and was struck by the car.

03/09/2015

An elderly man was critically injured when he was struck by a truck in San Francisco's Noe Valley neighborhood on Monday night. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

6-Year-Old Girl Seriously Injured After Struck By Car In Santa Rosa

A 6-year-old girl is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a vehicle hit her as she was crossing the street with her family in Santa Rosa Sunday.

03/09/2015

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Police Look For Clues After Man Beaten On Head With Hammer In Watsonville

Police are looking for more information on how a male victim was struck on the head by a hammer in Watsonville on Saturday afternoon.

03/08/2015

California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus in San Francisco. (CBS)

First Set Of Complicated Kidney Swaps Completed At California Pacific Medical Center In San Francisco

Surgeons at San Francisco’s California Pacific Medical Center have completed the first three kidney transplants of a series of kidney swaps started by a woman who wanted to help save a life.

03/05/2015

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