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The Effort expands its clinics to prepare for federal health care changes
Sacramento Bee

Well before President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul comes of age in 2014, the region’s largest health clinic operator is mapping out an expanded network to serve thousands of soon-to-be-insured, low-income patients.

The nonprofit health firm, The Effort, is nearly doubling its capacity by adding three new full-scope health clinics – paid for with a $2.8 million investment from Dignity Health, the operator of Mercy Hospitals in Sacramento.