A hospital has agreed to pay $900,000 to the family of an 86-year-old woman who died after falling in an operating room following hip surgery, the Boston Globe reports. The lawsuit claimed that hospital staff failed to take adequate precautions as the woman was prepared to be transferred to a hospital bed. A state inspection into the incident determined that deficiencies in procedure contributed to the death. Boston Globe
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