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Natividad chief sees ‘once in a lifetime’ chance to merge Salinas hospitals
The Californian - Salinas

Harry Weis is hoping Salinas-area medical leaders and voters are ready to seize what he calls a “once in a lifetime” opportunity. With its rare — perhaps unique — combination of a public safety-net hospital (Natividad Medical Center) and a public district hospital (Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System), Monterey County could create a system that will weather coming changes in health care and serve its community very well, said Weis, Natividad’s chief executive officer.