Doctor's High-Court Plea Tests Whistleblower Protections

By Jeff Overley (February 14, 2014, 2:26 PM EST) -- A doctor's recent U.S. Supreme Court petition claiming he was fired for criticizing emergency room overcrowding raises key questions about hospitals' treatment obligations, and experts say a high court ruling in his favor would greatly expand whistleblower protections for health care providers protesting substandard care....

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