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The teen, declared brain dead, was pronounced dead by a local coroner; it's unclear where Jahi's family has taken her now.

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AP (Jan. 6, 2014) — 13-year-old Jahi McMath has been released to the custody of her mother after nearly a month in an Oakland hospital. She was pronounced brain dead after going into cardiac arrest after tonsil surgery, but her family does not believe she is dead. (Jan. 6)
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Classes in Hospitals

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Xinhua News Agency (Aug. 31, 2012) — Three years ago, the program "Let's learn at the hospital" began in Veracruz state hospitals in Mexico, such as the High Specialty Regional Hospital of Veracruz and the Regional Hospital "Valentin Gomez Farias" of Coatzacoalcos. The program is for children patients who attend elementary school to receive classes even when they are hospitalized, so that they would not fall behind in their studies.
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Cost Pressure in Hospitals: Staff Shortages and an Influx of Patients

Cost Pressure in Hospitals: Staff Shortages and an Influx of Patients

Deutsche Welle (Aug. 6, 2013) — Profit orientation, cost efficiency - terms familiar from the private sector. But how does a hospital function as a commercial enterprise? The Giessen and Marburg University Hospital provides an example: more patients, more treatment, more revenues - but also more work for nursing staff.
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Conjoined Twins Separated at Dallas Hospital

Conjoined Twins Separated at Dallas Hospital

AP (Aug. 29, 2013) — Hospital officials say conjoined boys born last month in Dallas have been safely separated and are doing well. Officials at Medical City Children's Hospital say Owen and Emmett Ezell are in stable condition.
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