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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

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 airplane lies burned on the runway after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Health Leaders Discuss Lessons Learned From Asiana Crash Response

The American College of Surgeons met on Tuesday in San Francisco’s Mission Bay, where health leaders discussed the lessons learned from the Asiana Airlines emergency response.

01/14/2014

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Man Injured In SF Tenderloin Stabbing After Argument

A 64-year-old man was injured in a stabbing in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood late Monday night, according to police.

01/14/2014

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

Police officers surround a mangled bicycle at the corner of 7th and Folsom in San Francisco, January 8, 2014. (CBS)

Tow Truck Hits Bicyclist In San Francisco SoMa

A female bicyclist was hospitalized after being hit by a tow truck in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Wednesday evening.

01/08/2014

Lynne Spalding

Calls Raise Questions Of SF General’s Handling Of Lynne Spalding Search

Recently released transcripts of phone calls at San Francisco General Hospital are raising questions about the attitude of those involved in the search for Lynne Spalding, who was found dead in a hospital stairwell in October.

01/08/2014

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KCBS Special Report: ‘A Night At SF General’ Part 2

KCBS reporter Holly Quan spends a night at SF General Hospital where staff at the E.R. brace for another busy New Year’s Eve.

12/31/2013

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KCBS Special Report: ‘A Night At SF General’ Part 1

KCBS Reporter Holly Quan spends a night at SF General Hospital, where over 60 injured passengers from Asiana Flight 214 were treated in their trauma center.

12/31/2013

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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