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Cigarette Pricing About to Jump $2 as Tax Approved by Voters Goes Into Effect
Mar 29, 2017
Cigarette Pricing About to Jump $2 as Tax Approved by Voters Goes Into Effect On April 1 the price of a pack of cigarettes will jump as the $2 tax approved by voters in November 2016 goes into effect. Chip Yost reports for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on March 29, 2017. Click here to watch the video.
51 hospitals with the lowest heart attack readmission rates
Mar 28, 2017
The following is a list of hospitals with the lowest 30-day readmission rates from heart attacks, according to data from CMS. The information was pulled from CMS' Hospital Compare and is from July 2012 through June 2015, the most recent data ...
St. Joe Fills Chief Medical Slot
Mar 28, 2017
St. Joe Fills Chief Medical Slot St. Joseph Hospital-Orange said Scott Rusk would be chief medical officer, effective immediately, with a mandate to “improve clinical quality and outcomes,” Chief Executive Jeremy Zoch said. Rusk previously served as vice president of ...
Emergency Rooms Brace for Surge in Patients on St. Patrick’s Day
Mar 17, 2017
Hospital emergency rooms are bracing for a possible surge in patients on Friday because of St. Patrick's Day. Chris Wolfe reports from Orange for the KTLA 5 News at 3 on March 17, 2017. Video link: ...