Chicago hospitals worry about closures, layoffs as they brace for Medicaid funding changes

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It wasn’t long ago that Charles Holland was giving opening-day tours of the gleaming outpatient center at St. Bernard Hospital in the Englewood neighborhood, built to bring a bevy of health care services — and optimism — to a community in need of both. A year and a half later, the carpets still look brand-new, but the CEO’s tour is tinged with great anxiety about the future of the 114-year-old hospital.