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Prime Healthcare backs out of deal to buy hospitals

LOS ANGELES — Prime Healthcare Services Inc. announced March 10 it was backing out of its proposed purchase of six Daughters of Charity Health System hospitals, including St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood, making the hospital’s future and the health care of Southeast Los Angeles County residents in limbo. Dr. Premm Reddy, founder and chairman Read More…

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Downey settles suit with firemen’s union

DOWNEY — The City Council March 10 settled its long-simmering legal battle with the Downey Fire Department union by approving a mediated settlement to reimburse the city for some attorney fees. City Attoney Yvonne Abich Garcia said Downey resident Sheila Pautsch, the lead plaintiff in the lawsuit for the Downey Firemen’s Association, agreed to reimburse Read More…