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Doctors Forced Wrongfully Accused Pregnant Woman To Take Laxatives: Suit

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.18.2014 | Crime

It's been more than 17 years since Janneral Denson was wrongfully accused of smuggling drugs and forced to take laxatives while she was pregnant. S...

Does Jackson Need $830 Million In Bonds To Stay Competitive?

Miami Herald | Daniel Chang | Posted 10.29.2013 | Miami

The future of Miami-Dade's public hospital system depends on voter approval of an $830 million general obligation bond for upgrades and expansion, acc...

Mom's Amazingly Fast Delivery Captured On Video

Posted 08.16.2013 | Miami

A South Florida mother was lucky to make it to the hospital in time to deliver her baby; she just didn't make it past the receptionist desk. Survei...

PHOTOS: Eerie Photos Of The Early Days At Jackson

Posted 07.09.2013 | Miami

This November Miamians will vote on a $830 million referendum to upgrade the city's public hospital, Jackson Memorial. "We've allowed it to deterio...

Ready To Pony Up $830 Million?

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2013 | Miami

By Zachary Fagenson July 2 (Reuters) - Miami-Dade County legislators on Tuesday passed a November referendum that will ask voters to a...

Report: JMH Failing Miami's Poor

Miami Herald | John Dorschner | Posted 08.13.2012 | Miami

While other cities are charging ahead to create integrated healthcare systems for the poor and uninsured in preparation for healthcare reform, little ...

WATCH: Miami Docs Save Baby's Life In Medical First

Posted 06.27.2012 | Miami

MIAMI -- Jackson Memorial Hospital surgeons report that they have performed the world's first removal of an oral tumor from a baby in utero. At a p...

LOOK: Teen's Close Call

Posted 06.27.2012 | Miami

A Miami teen who was impaled in the forehead in a spearfishing gun accident in early June is very, very lucky, according to surgeons who were able to ...

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Face-Chewing Victim Doing 'Very Well'

Posted 06.13.2012 | Miami

Doctors say the homeless Miami man whose face was mostly chewed off by a naked assailant is awake and alert and doing "well", but in need of more surg...

Jackson Hospital Executives Should Start "Right-Sizing" Their Own Pay

Jose Suarez | Posted 05.30.2012 | Miami
Jose Suarez

Despite the fact that Jackson hospital includes some of the best ranked institutions in the country, over 1,100 hard working medical professionals are expected to be put out into the street mid April. Talk about no good deed going unpunished.

Hit-And-Run Victim Arrested After Attacking Those Trying To Help Him

Posted 05.29.2012 | Miami

A hit-and-run victim was arrested Saturday after he attacked a good Samaritan and responding officers, according to Miami Police spokesperson Kenia Re...

Protesting Jackson Workers Secure County Commission Hearing On Layoffs

Posted 05.07.2012 | Miami

Though Jackson Health System's CEO insists the financially strapped provider must eliminate 1,115 jobs in order to "right-size," not everyone is down ...

Meet Miami's Leap Year Babies (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 03.01.2012 | Miami

Babies are born all day, every day -- but few can say they were born on a day that only comes once every four years. Yesterday's Leap Year Day was bus...

Jackson Eliminates 1,115 Jobs

Posted 04.30.2012 | Miami

Miami's 5th-largest public employer is eliminating 1,115 jobs. CEO Carlos Migoya announced Tuesday Jackson Health System is laying off 920 staffe...

PHOTOS: City Finally Launching Free Trolley Service

Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly and Janie Campbell | Posted 02.28.2012 | Miami

Miami will soon be kicking it San Francisco-style with trolley transportation -- minus the hills. On Monday, city commissioners announced the March...

Liberty City Residents On Drive-By: Where Are The Cops?

Posted 02.25.2012 | Miami

A shooting in Liberty City on Friday night injured two teenage boys, who are recovering at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Antonio Miller, 13, and his f...

Woman Receives Kidney Transplant After Stranger Responds To Craiglist Ad

Posted 02.13.2012 | Miami

A missed connection? Not this time. A woman in need of a kidney transplant was wheeled into surgery in Miami Tuesday after finding a donor by posting ...

Diana Smith: Community Rallies To Save Mother Dying Of Cancer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Florida mother Diana Smith has been waging a fierce battle against leukemia over the last six months, all while raising her three-year-old son Cameron...