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Sansum Clinic Now Covered by UC Care Thanks to Protests
Daily Nexus

After months of protest from UCSB employees, UC Care for has moved Sansum Clinic — a medical foundation with facilities throughout Santa Barbara — into the UC Select tier of university employee health care.

The announcement comes after months of negotiations with Sansum Clinic and Cottage Hospital, after UCSB employees protested the fact that the UC Select tier covered none of the major care providers in Santa Barbara, forcing those with that plan to travel to Lompoc, Santa Maria or Ventura for medical attention.