Hospital Investigations

Read: Michigan Medicine Security Officer Fired for Excessive Use of Force

Michigan Medicine Security Officer Fired for Excessive Use of Force

The officer had been placed on paid administrative leave three times, once for violating the university’s policy on drinking and driving.

Read: Legacy Health Will No Longer Arrest Non-Violent Trespassers

Legacy Health Will No Longer Arrest Non-Violent Trespassers

Last week, a non-violent patient was placed in handcuffs when she refused to leave Legacy Emanuel Medical Center’s emergency room after being discharged.

Read: Lawsuit: Hackley Hospital Nurse Fired for Speaking About Lack of PPE

Lawsuit: Hackley Hospital Nurse Fired for Speaking About Lack of PPE

The registered nurse claims Hackley Hospital administrators made them throw out N95 masks donated amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read: Police: UVM Medical Center Doctor Hid Camera in Staff Bathroom

Police: UVM Medical Center Doctor Hid Camera in Staff Bathroom

The emergency department doctor and assistant professor is facing several voyeurism charges after hospital security discovered the hidden camera.

Read: Man Fires Flare Gun, Threatens to Shoot Up O.C. Medical Center

Man Fires Flare Gun, Threatens to Shoot Up O.C. Medical Center

The 51-year-old suspect was subdued by an ER doctor and nurse at MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center before police arrived.

Read: Gulf Coast Hospital Sitter Accused of Sucking on Patient’s Toes

Gulf Coast Hospital Sitter Accused of Sucking on Patient’s Toes

The sitter said he put his hand on the foot of the patient’s bed to reach for his cell phone he had dropped when she became startled.

Read: Video: Teen Assaulted by Hospital Security, Deputy at Atrium Health Lincoln

Video: Teen Assaulted by Hospital Security, Deputy at Atrium Health Lincoln

The 16-year-old’s mother was taking him to the healthcare facility to receive mental health treatment when multiple violent confrontations occurred.

Read: Brigham and Women’s Hospital Valet Shot, Suspect Killed in Police Pursuit

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Valet Shot, Suspect Killed in Police Pursuit

Police opened fire on the suspect at two separate locations after he pointed a weapon at officers and refused repeated demands to drop it.

Read: Fayetteville VA Shooting Suspect Was There For Mental Health Treatment

Fayetteville VA Shooting Suspect Was There For Mental Health Treatment

The suspect was at the N.C. hospital with her mother when she jumped out of the vehicle and pulled a handgun from a duffel bag.

Read: HonorHealth Scottsdale Security Officers Disarm Rifle-Wielding Man

HonorHealth Scottsdale Security Officers Disarm Rifle-Wielding Man

After hospital security was able to disarm the man, he lunged at responding officers with a knife and was shot and killed.

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