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Hospital ER shuts down after meth contamination

Hospital Safety Insider, October 20, 2011

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The emergency room of Medical Park Hospital in Hope, AR, was shut down after emergency room workers felt a burning sensation on their skin and eyes. They were treating a man who later admitted to making crystal meth.

The patient was airlifted to another hospital. The emergency department was closed from midnight to 7 a.m. while it was decontaminated.

Source: The Republic



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