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$20M deficit has hospital eyeing layoffs, possible sale
Tracy Press - TP Staff

Administrators at San Joaquin General Hospital could lay off up to 100 workers and might try to sell the place or lease it someone else to get out from under its crushing $20 million deficit. Those are the most severe of more than a dozen recommendations issued in a “white paper” released as part of the agenda of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors, who will discuss the matter at its Tuesday meeting.