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State moves to revoke license of embattled hospitals
California Watch

One week after Medicare announced that it will stop reimbursing two Riverside hospitals for care, state public health officials sent a letter yesterday telling executives that they plan to take the hospitals’ license away (in this case, two hospitals operate under one state license). Medicare gave its notice on April 15. (The letter that the state sent to Southwest Healthcare Systems yesterday can be found at the bottom of the page.)