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Doctors Medical Center

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo

Contra Costa Supervisors Approve $6M Loan For Downsized Doctors Medical Center

A plan to keep Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo open in a drastically scaled-down form is moving forward with a $6 million loan from Contra Costa County.

06/17/2014

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Contra Costa Co. Voters OK San Pablo EMS Tax

San Pablo voters in Tuesday’s election have approved a measure to raise the city’s sales tax by a quarter of a cent to fund an emergency medical squad meant to pay for more emergency medical responders if the city’s only fire station closes.

06/04/2014

Doctors Seek Higher Fees From Health Insurers

San Pablo Hospital That Serves Thousands Likely To Close After Parcel Tax Fails

A hospital that serves tens of thousands of people every year in the East Bay will likely close.

05/06/2014

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo

Contra Costa County Voters Consider Parcel Tax To Keep Doctors Medical Center Open

West Contra Costa County voters are starting to mail in their ballots on Measure C, which would levy a 14-cent tax on each square foot of developed property in an effort to keep the financially embattled Doctors Medical Center afloat.

04/18/2014

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo

Doctors Medical Center San Pablo Faces Shutdown From Lack Of Funding

Doctors Medical Center San Pablo is facing closure this year if a solution isn’t found for a serious lack of state funding.

01/28/2014

Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo. (CBS)

Hospital Officials Say Deficit Could Close San Pablo Hospital

Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo could close within the year if the financially troubled community hospital cannot close a $17 million deficit, officials said Tuesday.

02/26/2013

Emergency crews rescue a man stuck inside a drain pipe in Pinole. (photo courtesy:  Pinole Fire Department)

Crews Rescue Man Stuck Inside Storm Drain In Pinole

Emergency crews safely rescued a man who was stuck inside a storm drain in Pinole Friday night.

11/24/2012

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo

Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Keep San Pablo Hospital Afloat

Moments before a midnight legislative deadline Sunday night, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill designed to help keep a Contra Costa County hospital’s doors open for years to come.

10/10/2011

Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo. (CBS)

East Bay Mayors Press Governor To Save Doctors Medical Center

Political pressure is mounting on Governor Jerry Brown to sign a bill authored by State Sen. Loni Hancock that would benefit the cash-strapped Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo.

09/24/2011

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo

San Pablo Hospital Again Facing Major Financial Problems

Doctors Medical Center, San Pablo has been bankrupt before and could be forced into another Chapter 9 filing in the near future.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/21/2011

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