UNHOLY ALLIANCES: How The Growth of Catholic Health Care Networks Threatens Access To Reproductive Health Services
With merger mania rampant, what happens to reproductive health care services when Catholic hospitals affiliate with secular institutions? In this week's Stryker's Corner, California Healthline's Jeff Stryker warns that a range of such services -- not merely abortion -- will get lost in the shuffle, unless government regulators and community leaders pay close heed to the clash of values.
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