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Governor Brown Signs Historic Agreement to Preserve Access to Vital Hospital Care
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Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature today on SB 239 (Hernandez, D-West Covina/Steinberg, D-Sacramento) means a more secure future for skilled-nursing patients across California, and greater access to vital health care services as the state’s hospitals prepare for implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA). It is one of 2013’s most significant legislative achievements and will benefit current and future generations of Californians.