Maryland Court Upholds Legal Protection for Nurse Whistleblowers

Nurses are the front-line protectors of patient safety in hospitals, nursing homes and anywhere patients are treated. So to avoid patients being hurt by medical malpractice, it's important to protect nurses from being fired if they speak up when they see dangerous care. The Maryland Court of Appeals has just recognized this important principle of public policy in a decision reinstating a nurse's wrongful termination lawsuit against Montgomery Hospice Inc.

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