San Diego hospitals pay for unlawful medical waste disposal

OSHA Healthcare Connection, December 20, 2011

Civil lawsuits against two San Diego hospitals for medical waste disposal violations have been settled. Scripps Health Hospital will pay $272,870 in civil penalties and Sharp Memorial Hospital will pay $102,939.

Read more about the settlement on the OSHA Healthcare Advisor.

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