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Doctors Medical Center announces Election Day “Hail Mary” gambit to save San Pablo safety net hospital
San Francisco Business Times

Doctors Medical Center, an embattled safety net hospital in San Pablo that stopped accepting new ER patients by ambulance in mid-August, announced a surprise Election Day gambit to avoid closure, after months of saying its best remaining option would be to convert to an urgent care care or other smaller-scale facility.

But some necessary supporters, namely local hospital systems, haven’t signed on to the proposed solution.