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Lynne Spalding

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

Family Of Lynne Spalding Suing City Over Death In SF General Hospital Stairwell

The family of a patient at San Francisco General Hospital who was found dead in a stairwell last fall is planning to sue the city.

08/08/2014

A view of San Francisco General Hospital on October 8, 2013 in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF General Hospital Audit Shows Large Discrepancies With Supply Management

According to a new audit by the San Francisco Contoller’s Office, 96 percent of San Francisco General Hospital’s inventory didn’t match its records.

06/04/2014

San Francisco General Hospital

SF General Hospital Gets Security Recommendations From UCSF After Lynne Spalding Death

UCSF is recommending several changes following an independent review of the security program at San Francisco General Hospital after last year’s case involving Lynne Spalding prompted them to do so.

03/28/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

Family Of Woman Found Dead In SF General Hospital Stairwell Files Claim Against City

The family of a woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell last October has filed a claim against the city for her death.

03/05/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

Report: SF General Nurses Didn’t Follow Orders To Watch Lynne Spalding

A report claims nurses at S.F. General failed to follow a doctor’s orders to maintain a constant watch on a patient who left her room and was found dead in a stairwell.

02/02/2014

Missing San Francisco General Hospital patient Valerie Gates. (CBS)

Surgery Patient Missing From San Francisco General Hospital Found Safe

A woman who walked out of San Francisco General Hospital after surgery Thursday was found safe Friday in the city’s Mission District.

01/31/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

SF General Hospital Adopts Changes After Missing Patient’s Death

Federally ordered changes have been made at San Francisco’s General Hospital following the death of a patient who was found in a stairwell at the hospital last October.

01/24/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

KCBS In Depth: San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi Addresses Lynne Spalding Case

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi addresses his department’s criticisms in the Lynne Spalding case as well as the how SF’s jails are in the unique position of not being over-crowded.

01/13/2014

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi (CBS)

Sheriff Mirkarimi Wants Department To Remain In Charge Of SF General Hospital Security

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said he wants the sheriff’s department to remain in charge of security at San Francisco General but that he is also vowing changes after a missing patient was found dead.

01/09/2014

Lynne Spalding

Coroner Ties Alcoholism To Death Of Woman Found In SF Hospital Stairwell

A woman found dead in a locked stairwell 17 days after going missing from her room at San Francisco General Hospital probably died of a chemical imbalance due to complications from chronic alcohol abuse, the city medical examiner’s office said Friday.

12/13/2013

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