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Petitioners oppose hospital purchase

Original post made on Mar 2, 2009

By buying the Community Hospital of Los Gatos, El Camino Hospital will put a strain on services and finances at its Mountain View facility, says a group of district taxpayers petitioning against the purchase.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, March 2, 2009, 10:51 AM

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Posted by Confused, a resident of another community
on Mar 2, 2009 at 8:34 pm

It was reported in the San Jose Mercury News that there would be a hole left in the south bay community causing emergency rooms to fill up for people looking for healthcare if LGHC closed its doors.

El Camino stepped up to not only fill the hole in that community but prevent overload at its Mtn. View facility in the future. If money will be made in the process rather than going to other facilities, this is bad... how?

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