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R.I. raps hospital for errors in surgery

Facility is fined after latest mix-up

By Liz Kowalczyk
Globe Staff / November 27, 2007

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The Rhode Island Department of Health reprimanded Rhode Island Hospital yesterday, and fined it $50,000, for its third wrong-site surgery this year, the most recent involving an 82-year-old patient in the neurosurgical intensive care unit. (Full article: 357 words)

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