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County sets aside $55M from budget for hospitals due to COVID-19

Original post made on May 15, 2020

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved over $55 million in emergency funding Tuesday for Santa Clara Valley Medical Center hospitals and clinics to respond to the pandemic.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 14, 2020, 9:56 AM

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Posted by Robyn
a resident of another community
on May 15, 2020 at 6:23 am

Perhaps people have decided not to have elective procedures at all.
Where did the money go?
A few years ago, El Camino Hospital wrote off a $700,000 loan to a doctor. Taxpayers paid for that! Let's hope this is not that same waste of our money.


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