A Texas hospital system’s necessary COVID-19 vaccination coverage for workers can stand after a federal choose on Saturday dismissed a carefully watched lawsuit from employees refusing to get the shot.
The hospital system’s insurance policies weren’t coercion in opposition to employees, Hughes stated. They have been a selection the hospital system made “to maintain employees, sufferers, and their households safer.”
The 117 suing employees, together with plaintiff Jennifer Bridges, a nurse for nearly seven years on the hospital system, had their very own decisions to make, the choose stated. Bridges and different plaintiffs had each proper to simply accept or