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Community clinics, county battle over healthcare reform in Fresno

About 7,700 low income Fresno County residents will miss an opportunity to gain primary medical care due to a dispute between the county and the private hospital that provides care for the county’s medically indigent adults. The dispute involves a long-term contract between the two to provide low income care, and the unwillingness of either of them to risk incurring more medical costs than they already shoulder.