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Calif. health centers for seniors to stay open
Sacramento Bee

The most medically fragile seniors in California will be able to continue receiving care from adult day health care centers while others will get help finding alternative services, according to an agreement announced Thursday.

Adult day health care centers throughout the state have wavered on the brink of extinction in recent months, as the state budget for the optional Medi-Cal program was repeatedly slashed and a legislative attempt to save it was vetoed by Gov. Jerry Brown.