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Doctors Medical Center needs a miracle to survive
San Francisco Chronicle

Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo, the only public hospital between Berkeley and Vallejo, has been on the brink of closure many times, but its leaders finally appear ready to pull the plug unless it receives what amounts to a financial miracle. The failing hospital last week received a jolt of cash — $7.5 million from the sale of real estate owned by the hospital — but that was just enough to pay its employees and avoid starting to close down over the weekend.