Report finds Luis Hospital's mistakes range from the potentially deadly to bureaucratic

ST. CROIX - The report from a recent inspection of Luis Hospital by federal regulators draws a damning portrait of a hospital lacking adequate oversight, where all too often, reasonable care was not taken to protect patients from harm.

The report from a U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services inspection of the island's only hospital from July 28 to Aug. 1 details case after case where the hospital's failures to meet acceptable standards resulted in actual harm coming to patients.

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