Posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 12:00 am
Nebraska lawmakers last year made the policy decision to take steps to protect emergency health care providers from assault, but that work is incomplete.
State senators, citing statistics that showed the frequency of attacks, elevated assault of those caregivers to a felony. That change included emergency room doctors, nurses and certified staff, but it left out an important group.
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Tuesday, December 10, 2013 12:00 am.