Reproductive health info off-limits on hotline

Someone in budget said she learned from a UNL health aid that the after-hours hotline students can call with medical inquiries couldn’t give out information about pregnancy or contraceptives because of their religious affilitations. I found out that’s true.

I had quite a time talking to the head of the hotline program and a close call getting a hold of the hospital’s spokeswoman. The story is very short, but was picked up by UWire.

read it here:Reproductive health info off-limits on hotline

Advertisements

~ by khaslett on October 29, 2008.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: