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What Went Wrong? N.Y. Hospitals Swiped By Sandy

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New York University's Langone Medical Center wasn't the only New York hospital to have to evacuate in the wake of Superstorm Sandy. All told, five New York City area hospitals were caught unprepared for the storm's fury and had to move patients to other facilities.
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