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State's rehab program for nurses is called 'untenable' and 'dangerous'

Mar 15, 2011 12:21:04 AM- latimes.com
The treatment program for healthcare professionals addicted to drugs and alcohol is overburdened, with case managers overseeing about twice as many patients as they should, expert tells Senate panel.

A UC San Francisco expert in treatment of drug-addicted healthcare professionals resigned as a volunteer consultant to California's "diversion" program for nurses, telling a state Senate panel Monday that the program is in an "untenable and, in some cases, dangerous situation."

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