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Seattle Children's Hospital cited for safety violations

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle Children's Hospital has been cited for multiple federal safety violations related to mold that led to a patient death and five additional infections. KING-TV reported Thursday that the hospital detected Aspergillus mold during a routine test of operating rooms May 18. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has issued a report listing more than two dozen violations of federal regulations and hospital policy.