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Whistleblower and ‘Bowman’ counts

A nurse claiming she was fired for raising concerns about her hospital’s refusal to accept certain patients has a whistleblower claim under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act, a federal judge in Lynchburg has ruled. The nurse also has a state-law Bowman claim for dismissal in violation of a public policy, the judge found. The case ...