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Catch 22 at El Camino Hospital
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on Jul 27, 2007
Editor's note: Four weeks ago, the Voice reported that a patient at El Camino Hospital had been released after an unparalleled length of stay — five and half a years. Due to a technicality in his Medi-Cal coverage, Jimmy Campbell, 43, who has a degenerative neurological disease called spinocerebellar atrophy, was unable to receive full coverage for the 24-hour at-home nursing care that his doctor prescribed.
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