Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Profiles/Features

⊕ LEGAL: Health reform update: U.S. Supreme Court considers a second opportunity to limit...

On March 4, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in King v. Burwell, the second major case testing the future of the Affordable Care...

⊕ LEGAL: Government moving rapidly on transgender and sexual orientation issues

In September, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed two lawsuits against two different employers alleging they violated Title VII's prohibition on sex discrimination...

LEGAL: When less is more – problems with ‘100-percent healed’ return-to-work policies

The art of human resources demands an ability to adapt to ever-changing demands and responsibilities.  While we all would like...

MEDICAL: Adams joins Cookeville Regional and Tennessee Heart

Cookeville - Cookeville Regional Medical Center proudly welcomes cardiologist Christopher Adams, M.D., to its medical staff, bringing the number of cardiologists on staff to 13....

LEGAL: Tennessee Supreme Court reaffirms collateral source rule

By Jeff Jones Special to the UCBJ The collateral source rule bars a defendant in a personal injury case from introducing evidence of payments or benefits...

Medical Profile: Dr. William Wassynger

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – Dr. William Wassynger, cardiologist, was planning to retire in Paducah, Kentucky. But when an opportunity came open at Cookeville...