A May 21st letter from the ACLU to Governor Inslee requesting a moratorium on hospital mergers in Washington State.
On behalf of several state and national advocacy and legal organizations, this letter provides comments on the draft Operating Agreement submitted by PeaceHealth related to the Department’s pivotal unresolved issue on the affiliation of PeaceHealth with United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley.
Here's the letter sent by ACLU WA citing concerns about United General's decision, as a publicly-funded hospital, to align itself with a Catholic healthcare system.
This is a letter sent to the Department of Health from several concerned groups. It is in reference to United General's filing of a Certificate of Need. See the "Take Action" page for more information.