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Local doctors gird for patient influx
The Desert Sun

Coachella Valley hospitals say the House’s historic vote on health care reform Sunday could result in more visits to already crowded emergency rooms. “I think the key fact is that too many of our residents have not had adequate access. They’re going to want to exercise their new health insurance benefits, but there won’t be enough doctors for them to see,” said Dr. Glen Grayman, president of the Desert Healthcare District.