SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – UC Davis Medical Center is one of 10 hospitals being penalized by the California Department of Public Health for noncompliance with licensing requirements.READ MORE: 'I Saw The Suffering In People's Faces: Sacramento Man Finds Strollers For War-Torn Refugees
CDPH says the hospitals put patients at risk by not following specific policies and procedures, but it didn’t elaborate on specific instances.
UC Davis is being fined $50,000.READ MORE: City To Vote On Project That Would Add Speed Bumps To More Sacramento Neighborhoods
This is the hospital’s first penalty from CDPH.
Memorial Medical Center in Modesto was also fined $100,000.MORE NEWS: Massive Outdoor Recreation Area Nears Opening In Elk Grove
The fines for all 10 hospitals totaled $675,000.