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MeritCare, Innovis step in to make sure fights don't carry over to hospitals

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A fight breaks out, and both parties suffer injuries.

Family members bring them to a nearby hospital, and those on opposite sides of the conflict find themselves sitting together in the same waiting area.


"That's a recipe for disaster," Fargo Police Sgt. Jeff Skuza said of the hypothetical situation.

However, local hospitals and law enforcement have precautionary measures in place to ensure that such a scenario doesn't happen.

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