Monthly Archives: August 2010

Hospital Accused of Forcing out Injured Workers

A local hospital, the Baltimore Washington Medical Center, is accused of forcing out injured employees in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act and HIPAA.  The class action lawsuit filed this week in federal court alleges that the hospital routinely insists that employees returning from medical leave undergo a medical examination by its own physician. ...
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Double-Dip Fears

I’m not going to rehash the headlines that make everyone worry that the next recession is around the corner, even though we haven’t enjoyed the recovery yet. I did see a little bright spot locally, though. The Governor’s press release refers to a “Job Search Difficulty Index,” put out by www.juju.com. According to its analysis,...
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