The U.S. Justice Department has reached a settlement with Colton's Arrowhead Regional Medical Center that the hospital failed to adequately provide translators for deaf and severely hearing impaired patients. KVCR has more in this report.
California is under orders to change the way it funds Medi-Cal. Lawmakers are considering the issue in a special legislative session. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr has details on a proposal announced yesterday [Monday].
The California Senate held two hearings yesterday (Thursday) as part of special legislative sessions ordered by Governor Jerry Brown. The sessions will deal with infrastructure and health financing. But some lawmakers wonder what they will accomplish. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports.