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The hospital recently cited for a shortage of nurses is Manatee Memorial; the wrong hospital was named in the May 30 e-Alert.

Also, a May 23 article on new screening guidelines for PSA tests misstated the age recommended in previous guidelines.

Health News Florida apologizes for these errors.

--Health News Florida is an independent online publication dedicated to journalism in the public interest. Editor Carol Gentry can be reached at 727-410-3266 or by e-mail at

Carol Gentry, founder and special correspondent of Health News Florida, has four decades of experience covering health finance and policy, with an emphasis on consumer education and protection.