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Ambulances No Longer Welcome at East Bay Hospital Emergency Room
NBC Bay Area

No ambulances allowed. Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo has closed its emergency room to the vehicles. Now, thousands of people who live in west Contra Costa County are worried about where they can get help when they need it the most – in an emergency. The hospital has been in financial trouble for a long time because of a spike in the number of low-income patients who relied on Medi-Cal or Medicare.