Doctor Plans To Sue Hospital Over Infection When Blood, Bone Found On Surgical InstrumentsA doctor is planning to sue Porter Adventist Hospital over an infection after undergoing hip surgery during the sterilization breach period.
Report: Bone, Blood, Bugs And Hair Found On Surgical InstrumentsState and federal investigators have released their reports into the sterilization issues of surgical instruments at Porter Adventist Hospital, two months after the hospital resumed surgeries.
Former Hospital Employee At Parker Adventist Under InvestigationA former employee at Parker Adventist Hospital in Parker is under investigation for possibly diverting drugs meant for patients.
Patient's Surgery Aborted Following Questionable Surgical InstrumentsJohn Krasowski, 61, of Colorado Springs has quite a story to tell. In early April, he went into Porter Hospital for back surgery.
Porter Adventist Hospital Resumes Surgeries After Sterilization IssuePorter Adventist Hospital has revealed that 5,800 patients were notified they could have been affected by surgical instrument cleaning issues.
Porter Adventist Hospital To Resume Surgeries On ThursdayPorter Adventist Hospital will resume surgeries on a limited schedule on Thursday after a surgical infection breach.
More Surgical Patients Notified Of Possible Risk At Porter Adventist HospitalThe Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has amended its statement regarding the investigation of patient risk of surgical infections. The period has been extended.
'It's Kind Of Scary': Former Patient Alarmed By Hospital Health ScareSome patients at Porter Adventist Hospital are outraged after finding out they could be risk for a serious disease because surgical equipment wasn't properly cleaned.
Porter Adventist Hospital Puts Most Surgeries On HoldPorter Adventist Hospital voluntarily canceled most surgeries on Thursday and Friday in the latest development into the investigation of patient risk of surgical infections.
Patients At Risk For HIV, Hep B After Sterilization Breach At Porter HospitalA sterilization breach at Porter Hospital could have impacted an unknown number of patients. The investigation centers around people who had orthopedic or spine surgery over an 18-month period and could be at risk for Hepatitis B or HIV.
Hospital Workers Honor Fallen Deputy By Donating BloodMedical staff wanting to honor the life of fallen deputy Zack Parrish hosted a blood drive Friday and donated their own blood to thank law enforcement officers that keep communities safe, and to help to save other lives in the future.
Family Wants Answers After Man Leaves Hospital, Dies In Hit And RunLakewood Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who killed a man Sunday evening on Wadsworth Boulevard between Florida and Arkansas Avenues.