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Concerns hang over new Los Angeles County-USC hospital

Los Angeles Times, October 6, 2008

For months, officials at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center have been buzzing with excitement about the anticipated opening of their new home. But that opening has been delayed repeatedly. There are two main concerns loom over the $1.02-billion medical center's opening: Are there too few beds, and will there be enough doctors to fully staff the expanded emergency room when it opens?