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Palomar Health to move some cancer services
San Diego Union-Tribune

As it prepares to close its downtown Escondido hospital, Palomar Health is looking for a way to maintain the services offered by its radiation oncology and radio surgery departments.

Palomar’s elected board voted in June to close the facility, saying it was losing about $20 million per year and will needs significant and expensive maintenance.

When it announced its plans to close the collection of buildings on Valley Parkway, the inland North County health care district said where it would send most of its existing services from labor and delivery to rehabilitation.