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CPMC hospital deals good for San Francisco
San Francisco Examiner

After a long, contentious battle in which both sides walked away numerous times, a deal to build two new hospitals in San Francisco has been brokered, marking a win for everyone in The City.

The need for seismically safe hospitals is not likely to be at the forefront of people’s minds. But after a major earthquake, they will be needed. Some hospitals in San Francisco, such as Kaiser Permanente, already have been seismically upgraded, while other such upgrades are in the works.