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Whittier hospital resumes Medi-Cal patient admissions
Whittier Daily News - Sandra T. Molina

Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital is once again providing inpatient and outpatient care to Medi-Cal- insured patients, officials announced. PIH terminated its Medi-Cal contract effective July 31, 2009, but re-entered contract discussions in November with the California Medical Assistance Commission, which negotiates Medi-Cal contracts on behalf of the state, said PIH Chief Financial Officer Mitchell Thomas.