When Negligence Becomes Deliberate

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When pharmacists actively obstruct access to birth control, what are the appropriate legal measures to take in protecting the patient's rights to basic health care while respecting a pharmacist's rights to free speech? This article reviews Diana Snydert's suggestion to make Medicare reimbursement for pharmacies conditional upon indiscriminate service for patients seeking to have their prescriptions filled.

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Published In: Conflict of Laws Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Health Updates, Professional Malpractice Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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