Patients

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Hospital, Kind Hearts Gather To Throw Patients With Cancer A Prom They’ll Never Forget

Celebs like Kristen Bell lent a hand and others — including Zac Efron, Jason Mraz, Elizabeth Banks — taped special video messages of encouragement.

06/27/2015

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LAFD: 8 Injured After Car Crashes Into Mid-City Chipotle

Crews were called to 4550 West Pico Boulevard, near South Mullen Avenue, shortly before 2 p.m. following a report of a single car into a building.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/19/2015

Dentist Mohammed Kader, 51, of Cypress is accused of lewd acts on two minor patients. (credit: LA County Sheriff's Dept.) (Editor's note: The video for this story has been removed because it included images of another dentist’s office in Compton, not Kader’s office.)

Compton Dentist Accused Of Molesting Minor Patients Free On Bond

Deputies arrested Dr. Mohammed Kader at his place of employment, Compton Family Dentistry, Thursday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/09/2015

Arturo Vargas (courtesy Kaiser Permanente)

Doctor Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison After Pleading No Contest To Sexually Molesting Patients

A jury earlier convicted Arturo Vargas, 44, of two counts of felony sexual exploitation.

04/10/2015

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Questions, Concerns Continue To Grow After Nearly 200 Patients Exposed To Superbug

There were growing questions and concerns Thursday about the transmission of a superbug bacteria that was exposed to nearly 200 patients at the UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center.

02/19/2015

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Treatment Utilizing Magnetic Fields Offers New Hope For Those With Severe Depression

A surprising treatment is giving new hope to those with severe depression, and one Pasadena woman says it might have saved her life.

02/05/2015

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Sanitizer Created At Irvine Lab Could Play Role In Fight Against Ebola

A sanitizer created in a local laboratory could play a part in the treatment and care of patients with the Ebola virus in West Africa.

12/16/2014

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168K Patients’ Records Compromised After County Contractor Computer Theft

The Department of Auditor-Controller said Thursday the equipment was stolen February 5 from the Torrance office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a firm that contracts with the county.

03/06/2014

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10-Year-Old Cancer Patient Delivers Donated Toys To Children At LA Medical Center

A 10-year-old cancer patient Thursday delivered donated toys to children in the pediatric unit at the Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2013

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Special Needs Student, Adult Aid Injured In School Bus Vs. Vehicle Crash In Reseda

A special needs student and an adult aid were injured Thursday morning after a vehicle collided with a school bus in Reseda.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2013

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At Least 4 Injured In 2-Vehicle Crash In Eagle Rock

At least four people were injured Thursday in a two-vehicle accident in the Eagle Rock area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2013

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Orange Firefighters Shave Their Heads In Support Of Cancer Patients

Orange City firefighters Tuesday took their hats off and shave their heads to show support for patients at CHOC Children’s Hospital.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2013

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Celebrity Dancer Who Suffered Series Of Aneurysms Helps Others Get Back On Their Feet

After a long road to recovery, a celebrity dancer who suffered a series of aneurysms is helping others get back on their feet.

08/23/2013

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Cedars-Sinai Fires 6 In Patient Privacy Breaches

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has fired five workers and a student research assistant for peeping on patients’ private medical records in the days after reality television star Kim Kardashian gave birth to her daughter there.

07/13/2013

Prosecutors say Richard Alan Nolan was a licensed vocational nurse at the Western Medical Center in Anaheim for approximately five years before the sexual assaults. (courtesy OCSD)

OC Male Nurse Convicted Of Assaulting Incapacitated Male Patients

A male nurse was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting two male patients who were medically incapacitated and another male patient under the guise of a medical exam.

06/21/2013

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