Every day, Catholic hospitals are denying care and threatening lives. Check here for the latest developments and how we are pushing back.
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June 3, 2019: All Care Everywhere - California Democrats pass resolution opposing affiliations between public hospitals and religious organizations
June 2, 2019: SF Chronicle - California Democrats endorse 14 policy goals ahead of 2020
May 28, 2019: ACLU - In response to intensifying pressure from UCSF students and faculty, policymakers, and reproductive justice and LGBTQ advocates, the UCSF Chancellor and the President and CEO of UCSF Health today announced that they will not continue to pursue expanded affiliation with Catholic hospital system Dignity Health “as it had been envisioned.” Read the press release here. See also coverage in the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle and Kaiser Health News.
May 3, 2019: Los Angeles Times - UC's planned partnership with a Catholic hospital chain could be unconstitutional
April 26, 2019: San Francisco Chronicle - UCSF’s proposal to expand partnership with Dignity Health faces new critique
April 29, 2019: Kaiser Health News - Will ties to a Catholic hospital system tie doctors’ hands?
April 12, 2019: Los Angeles Times - UC’s deal with Catholic hospitals threatens the health of women and LGBTQ patients
April 9, 2019: ACLU - The University of California had proposed an expansive partnership with Dignity Health, a Catholic hospital. The partnership as proposed would have compromised UC's standards as a public institution and threatened patient health. UC doctors, students and All Care Everywhere called upon the Regents to reject this partnership. Read the press release here.
April 6, 2019: San Francisco Chronicle - Doctors demand UCSF break ties with Catholic hospital over abortion, trans care
March 21, 2019: ACLU files lawsuit on behalf of Oliver Knight who was denied care at St. Joseph Hospital in Eureka, California.
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Read the press release here.
Read Oliver’s story here.
San Francisco Chronicle: Transgender man sues over Eureka hospital’s refusal to perform hysterectomy