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BERLIN, Germany-German researchers are reporting a medical technician with a cut on his finger accidentally infected five hospital patients with the hepatitis C virus.
The hospital's name and location are not being released.
The Healthcare Company has agreed to plead guilty to defrauding the government. HCA will pay more than $840 million in criminal fines, civil penalties and damages.
Industrial hygienists are asking for more research about the presence of molds and mycotoxins in indoor environments.
The nation's largest provider of Medicare health plans said it plans to cut 550 jobs and take a charge of $15-$17 million against fourth-quarter earnings.
Hosptials around the country are looking for new and improved methods of controlling infection.
VORONEZH, Russia-Russian doctors are being forced to use old methods of medicating tuberculosis patients because the medication is not accessible and is too expensive.