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Stanford clinics offer free health care to needy
San Francisco Chronicle

The doors wouldn’t open until 9 a.m., but by 7:15 on a recent morning a crowd had gathered outside the VA Medical Center in Menlo Park. About 30 patients – some homeless, some immigrants, almost all uninsured – lined up for something most of them thought was unattainable: free medical care from Stanford University doctors and medical students.