Black Nurses Banned from Caring for Child in Michigan Hospital

Hospital facing lawsuit after complying with a swastika-tattooed father’s request that only white nurses care for his child.

By Alternet
February 18, 2013 “Information Clearing House” – In Michigan,  a neonatal nurse reports that she was removed from her job because a Swastika-tattooed father who didn’t want his daughter treated by any African Americans.
The nurse, Tonya Battle, had been working at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Michigan, since 1988. Yet when a newborn girl came into the neonatal intensive care unit recently, Battle was abruptly removed from the case because “the father told the [nurse in charge] that he did not want and African Americans taking care of his baby.”
Battle is now suing the hospital for discrimination.
“She [BATTLE]was shocked, offended and in disbelief that she was so egregiously discriminated against based on her race and re-assigned,” the court documents read.
The evidence in this case appears overwhelming. Not only was Battle removed from the case, but later she found a note in the baby’s file that read, “No African American nurse to take care of baby.”
Neither Battle nor any other nurses of color were allowed to care for the baby for her month-long stay in the hospital.

function googleTranslateElementInit() { new google.translate.TranslateElement({ pageLanguage: ‘en’ }, ‘google_translate_element’);}

About J.C.

Uncovering the mainstream media lies

Posted on February 18, 2013, in U.S.. Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Very great post. I simply stumbled upon your blog and wanted to say
    that I’ve really enjoyed surfing around your weblog posts.
    After all I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I am hoping you write
    again soon!


  2. I think the admin of this website is really working hard for his web
    page, for the reason that here every information is quality
    based information.


  3. This is really interesting, You’re a very skilled blogger.
    I’ve joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more
    of your wonderful post. Also, I’ve shared your web site in my social networks!


  4. Thank you for the good writeup. It in reality was
    a enjoyment account it. Look complicated to far introduced agreeable from you!

    However, how can we keep in touch?


  5. Hello, i feel that i noticed you visited my website thus i got here to go back the
    desire?.I am trying to find issues to improve my web site!I assume its ok to
    use a few of your ideas!!


Leave a Reply

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

You are commenting using your 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: