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Tri-City must find love to survive
San Diego Union-Tribune

In the rivalrous theater of health care, a lone North County hospital evokes Camille, a doomed beauty on what could be her deathbed.

If there’s an axiomatic truth in the brave new world of Obamacare, it may be this: Big networks offering nearby outpatient satellites and large hospitals will deliver the lion’s share of care.

Yes, it’s a jungle out there for stand-alone hospitals. Their survival will be the exceptions, especially in metro areas, national experts say.