Category: Boston Globe

Water at state’s largest prison raises concerns

Boston Globe quoting Wendy Heiger-Bernays & Birgit Claus Henn, School of Public Health “In 2011, after years of inmate complaints about the tea-colored water and long-term problems with aging tanks and wells, the state’s largest prison suffered an unprecedented failure to its water supply…” Expert quotes: “There is very little that has become more safe […]

Doctor who faced retaliation for raising concerns about double-booked surgeries wins lawsuit

Boston Globe quoting James Holsapple, School of Medicine “A prominent Boston neurosurgeon was illegally forced out of his previous job at a New York hospital for strongly objecting to a policy that allowed another surgeon to perform complex spine surgeries on two patients simultaneously, a judge ruled…” Expert quote: “I did what I thought was […]