Expanding Hospital Services - Easier Said than Done
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Hospitals and emergency rooms have been closing in LA County, and the San Fernando Valley’s Holy Cross Medical Center wants to expand. We’ll hear about battling neighborhood councils, union politics and health care. Also tonight: Orange County Sheriff Mike Corona is indicted on federal corruption charges—along with his wife and mistress.
Sheriff Carona Indicted on Public Corruption Charges ()
Amid Many Closures, One Hospital Tries to Expand its Emergency Services ()
Hospitals closings have led to a shortage of medical services in Los
Angeles County. So why is there opposition to a hospital’s expansion
plans in the San Fernando Valley?
- Kelly Kurcz: Nurse and director of emergency services at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
- Wayde Hunter: President of the North Valley Coalition of Concerned Citizens Inc.
ICE Shuts Down San Pedro Immigration Detention Facility without Notice to Attorneys or Families ()
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement still won't talk about 400 immigrants removed a week ago from a detention center on Terminal Island without notice to lawyers or family members.
- Niels Frenzen: Professor of Law, University of Southern California Law School
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