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NY1 At 20: 1992 Report Examines Radio Exec's Hospital Death

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NY1 VIDEO: In 1992, a well known radio executive went into St. Luke's Roosevelt for a routine procedure, and died during surgery. Questions soon arose about the treatment he received - and how the hospital handled the investigation into his death.
As we take a look back at 20 years of NY1, the station revisits Andrew Kirtzman's report from September 28, 1992.

NY1 FOLLOW-UP: St. Luke's Roosevelt was fined by the State Health Department and the anesthesiologist had her license suspended by the state. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP