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  1. Polk teen hit and killed by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... and performed CPR on the boy as Polk County Fire and Medic units arrived. The teen was airlifted to Tampa General Hospital as a trauma alert. He was admitted in critical condition on Thursday and died Sunday. "We are deeply saddened that our ...

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  2. Putnam, William Dudley "Will"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Floridian and lifelong Bartow resident, William 'Will' Dudley Putnam III died on August 25, 2016, at Tampa General Hospital following a long illness. He was 51. Born Dec. 25, 1964 in Bartow, he was founder and President of Putnam Ag Services; Vice ...

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  3. LeGRAND, Katharine ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Lakeland Ledger

    KATHARINE CLARK LeGRAND, 72 LAKE ALFRED - Katharine Clark LeGrand, 72, of Lake Alfred, FL, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at Tampa General Hospital. Born September 29, 1943 in Springfield, MA she moved here 17 years ago from Windsor Locks, CT.

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  4. Court sides with Tampa General in malpractice case involving USF physiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Business Journal

    An appeals court Wednesday upheld a ruling that cleared Tampa General Hospital from potential liability in a medical-malpractice case stemming from the death of a patient during surgery.

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  5. Rays' Kiermaier: turf might contribute to hip issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... er the rosters expand Sept. 1. IN THE COMMUNITY: C Luke Maile is scheduled to visit patients today at Tampa General Hospital. SS Matt Duffy and Mahtook will visit patients Wednesday at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital.

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  6. What sends people to the Emergency RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... with the director of the Florida Poison Information Center in Tampa, and an emergency room doctor at Tampa General Hospital. There are four things we want to tell you about that result in a number of new patients or calls to poison control each ...

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  7. Would you donate a kidney to a stranger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... you care about," says Dr. Charles Sanders, the medical director of the Kidney Transplant Program at Tampa General Hospital. While he says the good outweighs the bad, he says a perfectly healthy person still has hesitations about donating a kidney. ...

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  8. TGH upgrades east Tampa pediatric facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | St. Petersburg Times

    Maria Luva has taken her children to Tampa General Hospital's pediatric center since the birth of her 8-year-old son Ywlyox. The Luva family was among the more than 12,300 patients that visited the center last year, where for nearly a decade it operated out of a 4,800-square-foot temporary office.

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  9. Chapters Hospice denies state probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... year a Lifepath Hospice nurse told him his mother qualified for hospice care and he moved her from Tampa General Hospital into a hospice house in Temple Terrace. Murphy says weeks later, hospice staff told him his mother no longer qualified for the ...

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  10. Prince's former drummer's health scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... then drops it and adds, "And this left leg just dropped out on me." Blackwell is now recovering at Tampa General Hospital's Rehabilitation Center. He's had to put down his drumsticks after major surgery and describes what the surgeon had to do. ...

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  11. Man wanted in 2010 Riverview gang shooting arrested in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... arrived after 6 p.m. that evening, Gregorio Santana was already dead. His brother was treated at Tampa General Hospital. Deputies were able to locate all those who were involved in the fight, except Mercado. An arrest warrant for second-degree ...

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  12. Police identify man killed in Saturday shooting in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... a gun and shot Robinson. When police arrived, they found Robinson in the parking lot. He was taken to Tampa General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. On Monday, police said they had identified all the people who were involved in the fight, but ...

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  13. News 39 mins ago 5:41 a.m.Man fatally shot at Tampa apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    About 7 p.m., police were sent to Kain Apartments, 2301 E. Sligh Ave., where they found a wounded man in the parking lot. The victim was taken to Tampa General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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  14. Man fatally shot during fight at Tampa apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | St. Petersburg Times

    A man was fatally shot Saturday night during a fight between two men at the Kain Apartments, at 2301 E Sligh Ave., Tampa police said. Officers sent to investigate found one adult male shot in the parking lot. He was transported to Tampa General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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  15. USF student in Cuba accident to graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... always special to see a homecoming." A local plane company, Jet ICU, flew Jimenez home for free. Tampa General Hospital treated her for free. Without their help Jimenez wouldn't be back home, wouldn't have returned to USF and may not have made it to ...

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  16. Despite the odds, USF student hurt in Cuba crash last year will graduate SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... noticed several people with cameras taking her photo before she was whisked in an ambulance to Tampa General Hospital, where she remained for about two weeks. While she was hospitalized, her mother told her she just had a cold. But Jimenez ...

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  17. USF student overcomes injuries to graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | ABC Action News

    ... a volunteer air ambulance called Jet ICU out of Hernando County to airlift Jimenez home to doctors at Tampa General Hospital. "There were significant diplomatic issues, health care issues, financial issues, logistical issues. We came together as a ...

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  18. Sea level rise could threaten nearly a million Florida homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Florida Trend

    ... , the South Florida Business Journal , Bloomberg , and see the full analysis by Zillow . Tampa General Hospital (TGH) is fortunate to have more than 7,000 employees who consider themselves family. They are more than employees. They are comrades in ...

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  19. Former TGH clerk gets three years in prison for stealing patient identities for tax refund fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | St. Petersburg Times

    Shanakia Benton signed a form in early 2014 acknowledging the importance of protecting "the well-being and privacy of patients" at Tampa General Hospital. By then, according to federal court documents, the hospital clerical worker had already used a pool of 644 patient identities to file false tax returns.

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  20. Making sense of hospital ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... only two stars out of five. U.S. News said the two are tied as the 11th best hospital in Florida. Tampa General Hospital is in a similar situation, getting a disappointing two stars, but then ranked third in the state by U.S. News . Sarasota ...

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