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New Cases


Bad Credentials Sink Plaintiff’s Discrimination Claim

The District Court for the Southern District of New York granted a health system’s motion for summary judgment against a physician’s claim of religious discrimination. Giurca v. Good Samaritan Hosp.

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Question of the Week

From time to time, patients in our emergency department will leave without being seen (“LWBS”). Can we get in trouble under the EMTALA law when that happens?

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