Tonsil Surgery

A family photo of Jahi McMath before her cardiac arrest and massive blood loss, leading to brain death following a tonsillectomy. (Credit McMath Family)

Report: Oakland Hospital Complied With Regulations In Handling Of Jahi McMath Case

A report by the state Department of Public Health has found that Children’s Hospital Oakland complied with medical regulatory standards in the handling of a teenage girl declared brain-dead after undergoing tonsil surgery.


Jahi McMath (family photo)

Children’s Hospital Oakland, McMath Family Agree On Procedures To Move Jahi

Attorneys for Children’s Hospital Oakland and the family of a 13-year-old brain-dead girl agreed today on procedures that could allow her to be moved to another facility for further treatment.


Jahi McMath (family photo)

Time Running Out To Find New Facility For Jahi McMath

The family of 13-year-old Jodi McMath is running out of time to find a new facility to take her in and keep her on a ventilator.