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L.A. public healthcare director resigns

April 11, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
The director of L.A. County's public healthcare system has unexpectedly resigned.Dr. Bruce Chernof made the announcement Thursday. Chernof earned more than $323,000 last year, making him the county's highest paid official. He's leaving to head up a new private foundation focusing on health care issues for seniors.

There is no word yet on who will replace him.


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