Proposed laws back health workers' right to deny care

01/30/2006 | Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

More states are considering bills that allow health workers to deny a broad range of treatments for patients based on the workers' personal beliefs. About half of the proposals concern pharmacists and would shield them from filling prescriptions for birth control and morning-after pills if they oppose abortions, but many of the bills are much broader, impacting treatments ranging from in-vitro fertilization to treatment for gays and lesbians.

View Full Article in:

Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Health Care Exchange Account Manager
Kaiser Permanente
San Diego, CA
Director, Health Plan Claims Operations
Group Health Cooperative
Seattle, WA
Stop Loss Sales Executive
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
Boston, MA
Field Representative-Oklahoma and Kansas
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA)
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Vice President, Idaho Regional Director
PacificSource
Boise, ID