Doctors

Lawmakers Consider Criminalizing Assisted Suicide
State lawmakers are considering a bill to criminalize doctors who assist patients in dying, putting terminally ill patient’s right to die in jeopardy.  T.J. Mutchler, who ended his own life on February 19 after a two year battle with pancreatic cancer, did so on his own terms...
Tester Bill Allows Rural Medical Residencies
Sen. Jon Tester introduced a bill on Wednesday that would make it easier for doctors to complete their medical residency in rural communities.  It’s called the “Restoring Rural Residencies Act”.  The bill addresses a complaint long held by reside…