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Santa Clara County keeps public hospital in turmoil
The Mercury News

The destructive battle over the crown jewel of Santa Clara County’s health and hospital system, Valley Medical Center, continued last week with an eye-popping report from the New York consulting firm of Alvarez & Marsal. The report once again put VMC’s staff and advocates on the defensive by proclaiming, after a quick analysis, that the hospital is overstaffed by (gasp) 20 to 25 percent.