Monthly Archives: October 2013

Oct 29, 2013

OCTOBER 29, 2013 · 5:01 PM

Massachusetts Obesity Surgeon’s License Suspended

Obesity Surgeon’s License Suspended

Dr. Sheldon Randell has performed more then 6,000 weight-loss operations in his 30 year career. On August 16, 2013 Randall’s medical license was suspended, he was accused of a pattern of negligence and declaring him an “immediate and serious threat” to the public. See above article from the October 27, 2013 issue of the Boston Globe  for more information.

 

OCTOBER 3, 2013 · 8:55 PM

SwipeSense: Forget to Wash?

SwipeSense: Forget to Wash?

“I was informed a few years ago at a medical conference that when Massachusetts General Hospital began enforcing washing by all including MDs, RNs, etc the in hospital infection rate dropped 60%. Some hospitals, including Massachusetts General Hospital, now use “spies” to monitor washing compliance and grades individuals. A grade of 90 out of 100 may even get you a financial bonus.” -Attorney Frederic Halstrom