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Community Hospital to expand emergency room
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Community Hospital, an 80-year old medical facility facing bankruptcy several years ago, has come back and now plans to expand its emergency room to 11 beds, according to Hector Hernandez, administrator of the 81-bed hospital at 2623 Slauson Ave. Hernandez told the City Council Feb. 21 that the owners, Avanti Hospitals, based in Gardena, have invested about $1 million in the upgrade.