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California’s AG on future of ACA suit, CVS-Aetna union

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, a Democrat, has been at the forefront of many legal healthcare battles since taking office in 2017, including leading a coalition of states to defend the Affordable Care Act against the Texas-led effort to dismantle it. Becerra’s office is also suing Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon unit alleging the company falsely promoted its… Read More »

Union says lives risked as trial sees ambulances diverted from Blayney hospital

Paramedics are concerned that a month-long trial closure of the emergency department to ambulances at Blayney District Hospital could put lives at risk. The closure, initiated before Christmas, means ambulances are being diverted to either Orange or Bathurst hospitals, approximately 35 kilometres and 37 kilometres away respectively. Health Services Union NSW secretary Gerard Hayes claimed the additional… Read More »