Name of Hospital: Austin State Hospital
Location: Austin, TX, USA
- Statesman, “Psychiatrist back in jail after bail revoked,” January 2013: psychiatrist Charles Fischer accused of sexually abusing five boys at Austin State Hospital
- Statesman, “Austin State Hospital could lose $7.1 million in federal funding,” September 2015: Patients put in restraints inappropriately, staff shortages, and staff failed to document patient conditions.
- Texas Tribune, “Lawmaker Unveils Vision for Austin State Hospital,” Austin State Hospital, September 2016: The facility has been “plagued with staff shortages, crumbling facilities and a failure to meet federal health standards.”