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Survey finds San Pablo voters moderately supportive of hospital parcel tax
The Mercury News

Leaders of Doctors Medical Center are exploring whether to seek voter approval of a parcel tax to help keep doors open at the financially struggling hospital. Doctors lost $2.8 million in May, a sign of the challenges it continues to face despite a recent $10 million advance from Contra Costa County. The hospital board Wednesday heard the results of a telephone survey of 607 West Contra Costa residents taken June 9-15.