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Overflow crowd, KVHD board endure long, contentious meeting
Kern Valley Sun

Kern Valley Healthcare District Board of Directors faced a barrage of hard-hitting questions from a larger-than-usual crowd during the April 6 meeting.

Top agenda items included the district’s automatically renewing, or evergreen, contracts with its health care providers; Cal-Mortgage’s new debt relief agreement with the district; the small number of surgeries performed at Kern Valley Hospital; and HMO hassles.