Emergency Room

Urgent Care Center Opening Before Doctors Medical Center Closes TuesdayA new urgent care center will open today in San Pablo that aims to meet some of the needs of patients who would have gone to Doctors Medical Center, according to the nonprofit opening the center.
Fairfield Shooting Victims Walk Themselves Into Emergency RoomFairfield police are investigating a shooting that left two people with gunshot wounds Saturday evening, police said.
Doctors Medical Center In San Pablo Gets $3M Funding After Governor Brown Signs BillGov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill to give $3 million to Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo, which has faced closure in recent months due to its ongoing financial problems.
Cash-Strapped Doctors Medical Center Ends Its Emergency Ambulance ServiceAfter 60 years, emergency ambulance service came to an abrupt stop at Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo Thursday morning as the financially embattled hospital struggles to staff its emergency room.
Can I Pay For Contacts Or Glasses With My Health Insurance?Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don't.
Suspicious Substance Investigation Briefly Shuts Part Of San Jose Valley Medical CenterA San Jose Hazmat team responded to the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center emergency room Friday morning after a patient was brought in with an unknown substance on hi clothing.
How Do I Choose A Doctor?Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance?A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.
Where Can I Get Care?Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.
KCBS Special Report: 'A Night At SF General' Part 2KCBS reporter Holly Quan spends a night at SF General Hospital where staff at the E.R. brace for another busy New Year's Eve.
KCBS Special Report: 'A Night At SF General' Part 1 KCBS Reporter Holly Quan spends a night at SF General Hospital, where over 60 injured passengers from Asiana Flight 214 were treated in their trauma center.
Study: 1000s Of Drug Users Hospitalized After Doing 'Bath Salts' A government report finds that in just one year, the use of bath salts, a group of drugs containing amphetamine-type stimulants, resulted in thousands of visits to emergency rooms.
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