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Monterey County supervisors put trauma center search in motion
The Mercury News

In about two years, victims suffering traumatic injuries from a horrific car crash to a gunshot wound may no longer be flown out of Monterey County for treatment, remaining at a local hospital instead. That’s because the county is looking to designate a local hospital as a Level II trauma center capable of treating major injuries by June 2014, with the center in full operation a month later.