Families accuse Ohio hospital, doctor of giving "lethal" doses of fentanyl to loved ones

CBS News - 02-22


A former Ohio doctor is under investigation for allegedly prescribing "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of a highly potent drug, fentanyl, to dozens of patients who later died. Dr. William Husel was fired in December, and Mount Carmel Hospital reported at least 27 of the patients were near death and receiving intensive care.