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Going Beyond Cook Street: A Long-Fought-For Valley-Wide Expansion of the Desert Healthcare District Continues to Clear Hurdles

In 1948, the Desert Healthcare District was created by the state of California. Health-care districts were intended as a “response to a shortage of acute care hospitals as well as minimal access to health care in rural parts of the state,” according to the DHCD website. In the ensuing 70 years, the service portfolio of […]