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Hospital’s budget balanced after years of shortfalls
The Press-Enterprise

After several years of deficits and financial struggles, Riverside County Regional Medical Center should have a balanced budget this fiscal year, the county-run hospital’s interim CEO said Tuesday. The announcement by Lowell Johnson is a milestone in the costly effort to turn around the Moreno Valley hospital. The facility’s financial woes have threatened to drag down the county budget, which is still recovering from the Great Recession and facing major new spending commitments.