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The costs continue to add up as Mount Carmel Health System agreed to pay $9 million to settle two wrongful death lawsuits linked to a doctor.
The Ohio health system also announced it terminated 23 employees following its investigation into a physician charged with fatal overdose deaths.
An Ohio doctor was charged with murder in the deaths of 25 hospitalized patients. Authorities say he deliberately ordered overdoses of fentanyl.
Dozens of employees have said they were fired for looking at EHR records for Jussie Smollett, plus other healthcare headlines from around the web.
A doctor accused of ordering excessive pain drugs for dozens of Ohio hospital patients who died responded to one of the lawsuits filed against him.
Lawsuits have been filed in the case of an Ohio doctor who allegedly gave potentially fatal doses of a painkiller to 27 patients in the Mount Carmel Health System and more news.
Hospitals can take steps to be better neighbors to the people living around their campuses.