City Supervisors To Vote On $3M Settlement In Case Of SF General Patient Who Died In StairwellSan Francisco's Board of Supervisors will vote Tuesday on whether to authorize a settlement of nearly $3 million to the family of a SF General Hospital who was found dead in a stairwell in October 2013 after going missing there 17 days earlier.
Family Of Lynne Spalding Suing City Over Death In SF General Hospital StairwellThe family of a patient at San Francisco General Hospital who was found dead in a stairwell last fall is planning to sue the city.
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.
SF General Hospital Gets Security Recommendations From UCSF After Lynne Spalding DeathUCSF 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.
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.
Report: SF General Nurses Didn't Follow Orders To Watch Lynne SpaldingA 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.
Surgery Patient Missing From San Francisco General Hospital Found SafeA woman who walked out of San Francisco General Hospital after surgery Thursday was found safe Friday in the city’s Mission District.
SF General Hospital Adopts Changes After Missing Patient’s DeathFederally 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.
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.
Sheriff Mirkarimi Wants Department To Remain In Charge Of SF General Hospital SecuritySan 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.
Coroner Ties Alcoholism To Death Of Woman Found In SF Hospital StairwellA 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.
Witness Comes Forward In Case Of Missing SF General Patient The man spoke to police last week after seeing a flyer about the case of Lynne Spalding.
Phil Matier: Does SF General Need Sheriff's Deputies?San Francisco's Sheriff's department, which manages security at SF General Hospital, has come under fire for its inadequate response to the Lynn Spalding case. Questions arise as to who should be in charge of security.
Sheriff’s Department Shifts Staff At SF General After Patient DeathThe San Francisco Sheriff's Department is reassigning staff members on the heels of the investigation into the death of Lynne Spalding—the missing woman whose body was found in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell.
Sheriff Apologizes Over Incomplete Search For SF General Patient Found DeadSan Francisco's Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi apologized for his department's slow and incomplete search for a missing San Francisco woman whose body was found in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell.