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News, The Snitch UCSF Medical Center, SF General Fined for Surgical Screw-Ups

UCSF Medical Center, SF General Fined for Surgical Screw-Ups

UCSF Medical Center and San Francisco General Hospital have both been fined tens of thousands of dollars for operating-room mishaps, the California Department of Public Health announced today.The two are among 14 major hospitals against which state health officials issued…
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UCSF Is First Hospital in California with a Musician in Residence

The typical sounds of a hospital — metered beeps and muffled shuffling — do little to ease young patients' anxiety, depression, and discomfort. But a funky change is in the ear at UCSF Children's Hospital, which recently became the first…
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Grave Anatomy

Sometimes an awful story just keeps getting worse. To wit: The University of California San Francisco Medical Center has settled a lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed to have been sexually molested by a doctor (who later committed suicide)…
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Best of San Francisco, Food & Drink

Best Cheap Food Court

The fast-food menu here ranges from beany burritos to sweet-and-sour pork to cheesy pizza and salads with a variety of dressings. The names of the vendors change frequently, but the essence of the available repast remains the same: starch, sugar,…
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Best Children's Hospital

The California Legislature recently passed a law conferring special recognition on the staff of the pediatric units at UCSF Medical Center for running a "hospital within a hospital." The children's hospital features medical support programs such as Child Life Services,…
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Daring Daylght Merger

Over the past many months, I've enjoyed watching University of California regents and administrators make up reasons for giving away a world-class, $380 million, publicly owned medical center. It's been like watching Bill Clinton explain Whitewater, lies constantly evolving one…
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Giving Away the Hospital

The Transition Times is a weekly newsletter designed to keep employees at Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco abreast of developments in an ongoing merger of the two schools' medical centers. The June 24 issue of the…
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