AG orders small hospitals to provide surgical abortions
CMC must comply
Last updated 2/1/2024 at 9:26am
Coulee Medical Center, along with a couple dozen other public hospitals in Washington state, has been ordered by the state attorney general to provide surgical abortions.
The hospital has offered abortion by medicine, but not surgery.
That violates the Reproductive Privacy Act, according to Attorney General Bob Ferguson who wrote to CMC in November, stating it was in violation of the law becaus...