A Los Angeles firefighter paramedic is recovering after police say a driver tried to run him down while he was helping a patient into an emergency room.
Authorities say a 39-year-old Costa Mesa man faces assault charges after fighting with police and ER personnel.
Veteran character actor Ed Lauter, whose long, angular face and stern bearing made him an instantly recognizable figure in scores of movies and TV shows during a career that stretched across five decades, has died at age 74.
The emergency departments of Bellflower Medical Center, Newport Specialty Hospital and Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center’s Los Angeles and Hawthorne campuses will close Thursday.
There are plenty of cable TV shows and magazines advocating do-it-yourself projects around the house but health care professionals say many people don’t realize the risks involved.
A 60-something Guatemalan man was dropped off at the Good Samaritan Hospital ER last month but no one has come to retrieve him.
A 25-year-old man who showed up at a hospital emergency room with bird shot wounds was arrested after police determined he had allegedly threatened the man who shot him, Fullerton police said Sunday.
A review finds California’s hospital workers, especially those in emergency rooms and psychiatric wards, are at risk of violence on a daily basis.
Overcrowding is getting much worse at beleaguered Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center’s emergency room.