upper waypoint

New Hope For Shuttered Madera Community Hospital

Save ArticleSave Article
Failed to save article

Please try again

Madera Community Hospital
Signs bearing the Madera Community Hospital logo are covered up with tarps after the sudden closure of the facility (Esther Quintanilla/KVPR)

Two More Bidders Emerge For Shuttered Madera Hospital

There is still hope that Madera Community Hospital will reopen. It shut down and filed for bankruptcy a year ago, leaving patients with virtually no other options.  Earlier this month, a deal to save the facility fell through. But two more suitors are eyeing the hospital.
Reporter: Kerry Klein, KVPR

Childbirth Program Helps Improve Birth Outcomes For Black People 

In the Bay Area, a unique childbirth education program for and by Black people is improving birth outcomes and patient experiences. That’s why the agency that oversees Medi-Cal is looking into how it can bring this program to other public hospitals in California.
Reporter: Daisy Nguyen, KQED   


lower waypoint
next waypoint
Your Guide to the 2024 San Francisco Chinese New Year ParadeHundreds of Protesters Crash Biden Fundraiser in SF, Demanding a Cease-Fire in GazaIs the SMART Train Easing Highway 101 Traffic in Marin and Sonoma?Massive Bird Flu Outbreak Severely Impacting Farms In Central ValleyOakland Mayor's Announcement of $3.5 Million Public Safety Grant Disrupted by Protesters Seeking Her RecallPalo Alto's Lydia Kou Channels Anti-Sacramento Anger in Challenge to Assemblymember Marc BermanElectronic Music Composer Suzanne Ciani Celebrates Groundbreaking CareerSan Francisco Appoints First Noncitizen to Serve on Elections CommissionCalifornia Bill Would Require Landlords to Accept Pets'Do Whatever It Takes': California's Palestinian Americans Seek Safety for Loved Ones in Gaza