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Trump administration bolsters ‘conscience rights’ in health care

May 03, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: The Trump administration has released new rules protecting the conscience rights of health-care professionals and institutions. Roger Severino, the director of the Office of Civil Rights, explained: “This rule ensures that healthcare entities and professionals won’t be bullied out of the health-care field because they decline to participate in actions that violate their consciences, including the taking of human life.”

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