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After the hospital, a haven for homeless patients to recuperate
Los Angeles Times

A taxi dropped off Kim McAuliffe, clutching a plastic bag of medications, at a Los Angeles motel. She had just been discharged from Garfield Medical Center and had nowhere to go.

“The hospital sent you here to rest after you’ve been sick,” Roy Kaufman, a case coordinator, told her as she slumped into a chair. “We’re gonna take care of you.”