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Dead patient’s family sued for $9.2M hospital stay

A woman’s estate has been sued for a likely record-setting $9.2 million to cover her treatment. Problem is, she left no money.

Patient’s visitor killed by hospital staff — what went wrong?

A Massachusetts hospital faces a state inquest after a patient’s husband was restrained by security staff, fell into a coma and died.

Two docs pay for child’s death — but who actually made fatal mistake?

No one knows how — or when — a piece of metal ended up in the brain of a four-year-old. But two doctors at Children’s Hospital Boston were just found responsible as part of a $15 million verdict.