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Care network to make changes after trans discrimination case

Jun. 13, 2022 12:32 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A network of adult care facilities in Maine will adopt a nondiscrimination policy about the care of transgender people as part of a settlement with a woman who filed a human rights complaint against the company. Advocates described the agreement as a landmark...

Bill allows nursing homes to consider flu shots in hiring

May. 03, 2022 14:46 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The state Senate has unanimously passed a measure that allows nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Delaware to fire employees who do not get flu shots. The legislation approved Tuesday eliminates language in the existing law that states that employment...