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Specialty hospitals, surgery centers call 911 in emergencies

Emergency roomMorgan Loew of KPHO-Phoenix analyzed records and found that at least 150 patients were transported to Phoenix-area emergency rooms over the past seven years after undergoing procedures at specialty hospitals and surgical centers. While patients may assume these places are equipped to handle emergencies, many are not. Loew offers tips on doing similar reporting and warns of some obstacles reporters might face and how to get around them.

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