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04/22/2016

New York Hospital to Pay $2.2 Million Over Unauthorized Filming of 2 Patients

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NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has agreed to pay a $2.2 million penalty to federal regulators for allowing television crews to film two patients without their consent — one who was dying, the other in significant distress. Regulators said on Thursday that the hospital allowed filming to continue even after a medical professional asked that it stop.

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