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    Larger than life: An oral history of WrestleMania III

    Larger than life: An oral history of WrestleMania IIIOn March 29, 1987 — 30 years ago — at 4 p.m., the first ringside bell was rung at the colossal Pontiac Silverdome.
    • Entertainment
    • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
    Special Reports

    Dirty instruments found at DMC; probe may reopen

    Dirty instruments found at DMC; probe may reopenOne day after a state investigation ends at DMC, a ‘grossly dirty’ instrument interrupts another surgery
    • Special Reports
    • 6 months ago
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    DMC passes new inspection in surgical instruments case

    DMC passes surprise inspection of instrument cleaningDMC passed a surprise inspection of its sterilization facilities and no longer violates the state health code.
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    • 6 months ago
    Detroit

    Feds reopen probe of dirty surgical tools at DMC

    Feds reopen probe into DMC dirty toolsRevelations of more dirty instruments prompt unannounced inspection of DMC hospitals
    • Detroit
    • 6 months ago
    Business

    DMC layoffs don’t include sterilization facility

    DMC layoffs don’t include sterilization facilityDMC officials confirm the health system will immediately eliminate nearly 1 percent of its workforce
    • Business
    • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
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    Emails: DMC probe head iffy on staff’s expertise

    Emails: Head of DMC probe iffy on his office’s expertiseReleases shed light on early days of investigation prompted by News series on sanitary issues with surgical instruments
    • Special Reports
    • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
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    FDA weighs rules for surgical instrument repair

    FDA may step in, regulate ‘Wild West’ of surgical instrument repair shopsFor years, hospitals have cut costs by refurbishing surgical tools. Some say that’s risky and want FDA action
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    • 9 months ago
    Detroit

    DMC avoids loss of federal funding

    DMC avoids loss of federal fundingCenters for Medicare and Medicaid Services notified the hospital system it found no deficiencies during probes
    • Detroit
    • 9 months, 1 week ago
    Special Reports

    Dirty, missing instruments plague DMC surgeries

    Dirty, missing instruments plague DMC surgeriesReports, emails show years-long problem putting patients at risk
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    • 9 months, 3 weeks ago
    Detroit

    DMC cops sue for $1M, say cuts make them unsafe

    DMC cops sue for $1M, say violence at hospital make them unsafeThree DMC officers sue hospital system, allege retaliation for filing workplace violence complaint
    • Detroit
    • 9 months, 4 weeks ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit has long, storied history

    USS Detroit has long, storied historyThe 6 vessels bearing Detroit’s name haven’t been the flashiest, but for the most part, they have been fighters
    • Detroit
    • 10 months ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit: A new breed of ship for U.S. Navy

    USS Detroit: A new breed of ship for U.S. Navy$440M highly adaptable combat vessel to drop anchor in namesake city
    • Detroit
    • 10 months ago
    Detroit

    DMC submits plan to state to fix dirty instrument woes

    DMC submits plan to state to fix dirty instrument woesThe Detroit Medical Center on Tuesday submitted a plan to state regulators to fix multiple problems sterilizing surgical instruments.
    • Detroit
    • 10 months ago
    Detroit

    State House hopeful: Suspend DMC’s tax credits

    State House hopeful proposes suspending tax credits to DMCCandidate wants to create legislation to suspend tax credits for businesses that create severe public health risks.
    • Detroit
    • 10 months ago
    Special Reports

    Feds’ DMC funding threat worries Detroit leaders

    Feds’ DMC funding threat worries Detroit leadersFrom 2000-15, 233 U.S. hospitals were threatened with funding termination; only 13 of those hospitals were terminated
    • Special Reports
    • 10 months, 1 week ago
    Detroit

    DMC, state agree to monitor for instrument woes

    State, DMC call in third party to fix instrument woesThe state and Detroit Medical Center agreed to bring in a third party to monitor their cleaning of surgical instruments.
    • Detroit
    • 10 months, 2 weeks ago
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    DMC to sit on fed probe results

    DMC to sit on fed probe resultsFeds barred from releasing results until the DMC responds or in 30 days, whichever comes first
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    • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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    DMC dirty instruments escaped '15 probe, records show

    State inspectors missed DMC instrument woes during ‘15 review, records showIssues with the delivery, cleaning of surgical instruments were occurring amid 2015, state inspections
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    • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
    Detroit

    State probe: Lax training at DMC violates health codes

    State: Lax training at DMC violates health codesInvestigators said sterilization technicians weren’t properly trained and didn’t work with operating room personnel
    • Detroit
    • 11 months ago
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    Union boss: Cost cuts to blame for dirty DMC tools

    Union: DMC did nothing about dirty instruments for ‘years’AFSCME leader claims the Detroit Medical Center has refused fixes to dirty instrument problem because they cost money
    • Special Reports
    • 11 months, 1 week ago
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    Lawyers: No recourse for DMC dirty instrument patients

    Lawyers: No recourse for DMC dirty instrument patientsCost, difficulty to bring medical malpractice cases in Michigan may limit those who believe they suffer after surgeries
    • Special Reports
    • 11 months, 1 week ago
    Detroit

    Duggan says he ‘dramatically cut’ DMC’s instrument woes

    Duggan says he ‘dramatically cut problems’ with dirty instruments at DMCDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan says instrument sterilization was a ‘huge point of emphasis’ when he led DMC hospitals
    • Detroit
    • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
    Detroit

    On-site probe ends at Midtown DMC site
    DMC officials: On Monday, a “team of surveyors” were on-site at the Midtown campus as part of the probe

    On-site probe ends at Midtown DMC siteDMC officials: On Monday, a “team of surveyors” were on-site at the Midtown campus as part of the probe
    • Detroit
    • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
    Special Reports

    DMC vows to rebuild trust amid instrument investigation

    DMC vows to rebuild trust amid instrument investigationInvestigation was launched after The News’ six-month investigation regarding the handling of surgical instruments
    • Special Reports
    • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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    Feds join on-site probe over dirty DMC instruments

    Feds, state begin on-site investigation at DMC over dirty, missing surgical instrumentsFederal and state regulators descended Monday on the DMC in the wake of a Detroit News investigation.
    • Special Reports
    • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
    Detroit

    Feds back Michigan probe of dirty DMC instruments

    Feds back Michigan probe of dirty surgical instruments at DMCSnyder ‘concerned’ over records citing dirty, missing tools
    • Detroit
    • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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    Hospital records kept from public

    Hospital records kept from publicDirty surgical instruments infection risks, but details private
    • Special Reports
    • 11 months, 3 weeks ago