America, best health care in the world….

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Hospital was fined $50,000 and reprimanded by the state Department of Health Monday after its third instance this year of a doctor performing brain surgery in the wrong side of a patient’s head.

”We are extremely concerned about this continuing pattern,” Director of Health David R. Gifford said in a written statement.

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