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San Pablo Nursing Home Sued Over Patient Conditions

On Monday, five individuals filed a lawsuit against Creekside Health Care Center in San Pablo and its parent corporation, Mariner Health Care, alleging that residents at the nursing home are subject to poor care because of inadequate staffing levels. Attorney Kathryn Stebner said, "The reason for the lawsuit is to try to bring about change at this facility in a systematic way." Creekside did not return calls for comment.

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