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Mad River Community Hospital Celebrates 50 Years, Addition of Three New Physicians


  • Mad River Community Hospital


The struggles of recruiting physicians to rural health care are well documented, but in Arcata, Mad River Community Hospital is celebrating the addition of three new physicians along with its 50th anniversary and. General surgeons Dr. Bryan Freeman and Dr. Rakhee Shah, as well as orthopedist Dr. Andrew Kim, recently joined the staff at Mad River, which continues to support its community with comprehensive patient care. The hospital’s latest recruitment video can be viewed online.

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