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Stories with subject: Patient rights
  • Report: Mental hospital workers improperly used restraints 
    Updated: May-31-16 7:38 pm

    SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Workers at a state-run mental health hospital in Yankton violated patients' rights by misusing restraints to control potentially unruly subjects, a federal inspection concluded.

  • Brattleboro Memorial now in compliance after violations 
    Updated: May-20-16 3:17 am

    BRATTLEBORO, Vermont - Brattleboro Memorial Hospital officials say they are now in compliance after the Vermont Division of Licensing and Protection found that the facility violated federal regulations.

  • Warrant: Minnesota doctor saw Prince, prescribed drugs story has photos
    Updated: May-11-16 12:53 am

    CHANHASSEN, Minnesota - A Minnesota doctor saw Prince twice in the month before his death - including the day before he died - and prescribed him medication, according to contents of a search warrant that were revealed Tuesday as authorities returned to the musician's suburban Minneapolis estate as part of their investigation into what killed him.