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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of                )
Temple University Hospital      )            File  No.  EB-04-PA-
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania      )            NOV              No.  
Attention: Gradie Hannah        )

                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released: March 1, 

By the District Director, Philadelphia Office, Enforcement 

  1.      This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
     pursuant to  Section 1.89  of  the Commission's  Rules,1  to 
     Temple University  Hospital  (``Temple''), the  licensee  of 
     station WPCS275.    

  2.      On February  26, 2004,  an  agent of  the  Commission's 
     Philadelphia Office  inspected  station  WPCS275  at  Temple 
     University   Hospital   in   the   Department   of   Patient 
     Transportation.   During  the  inspection,  the  FCC   agent 
     observed the following violations:

  2.a.      47  C.F.R.     1.903(a):   ``Stations  in   the 
            Wireless  Radio   Service  must   be  used   and 
            operated  only  in  accordance  with  the  rules 
            applicable to  their particular  service as  set 
            forth   in  this   title   and  with   a   valid 
            authorization  granted by  the Commission  under 
            the provisions of this part.''  

            Temple  operated   a  repeater  system  on   the 
            unauthorized   frequencies  461.8625   MHz   and 
            466.8625 MHz.   The license for station  WPCS275 
            only  authorized operation  on  the  frequencies 
            466.9125 MHz and 466.9625 MHz.

            Furthermore, Temple operated a repeater  station 
            (FB2)  on  the frequency  461.8625  MHz  without 
            authorization.  The license for station  WPCS275 
            only authorizes  the operation  of mobile  units 
            (MO) on the two frequencies.   

  2.b.      47 C.F.R.  90.425(a): ``Each station or  system 
            shall be identified  by the transmission of  the 
            assigned call  sign during each transmission  or 
            exchange  of  transmissions,  or  once  each  15 
            minutes during periods of continuous  operation.  
            The call sign  shall be transmitted in voice  in 
            the English  language or by International  Morse 
            Code in  accordance with paragraph  (b) of  this 
            section.''  Temple failed to identify its  radio 
            station  by the  transmission of  the call  sign 

  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as  amended,2 and  Section  1.89 of  the  Commission's 
     Rules, Temple  University  Hospital must  submit  a  written 
     statement concerning this matter  within 20 days of  release 
     of this  Notice.   The  response  must  fully  explain  each 
     violation, must contain a statement of the specific  actions 
     taken to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and 
     should  include  a  time  line  for  completion  of  pending 
     corrective actions.  The response must be complete in itself 
     and signed by a  principal or officer  of the licensee  with 
     personal  knowledge  of   the  matter.    All  replies   and 
     documentation sent  in response  to  this Notice  should  be 
     marked with the File  No. and NOV  No. specified above,  and 
     mailed to the following address:

                 Federal Communications Commission
                 Philadelphia Office 
                 One Oxford Valley Building, Suite 404
                 2300 East Lincoln Highway
                 Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047

  4.      This  Notice  shall  be   sent  to  Temple   University 
     Hospital,  Attn:  Gradie   Hannah,  Department  of   Patient 
     Transportation,  3401  North  Broad  Street,   Philadelphia, 
     Pennsylvania 19140.  

  5.      The Privacy Act  of 19743 requires  that we advise  you 
     that  the  Commission   will  use   all  relevant   material 
     information before it,  including any information  disclosed 
     in your reply, to determine what, if any, enforcement action 
     is required to ensure compliance.  Any false statement  made 
     knowingly  and  willfully  in   reply  to  this  Notice   is 
     punishable by fine  or imprisonment  under Title  18 of  the 
     U.S. Code.4

                                FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS 

                                John E. Rahtes
                                District Director
                                Philadelphia Office


1 47 C.F.R.  1.89.

2 47 U.S.C.  308(b).

3 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3).

4 18 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.