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Whitman and the A.C.A.

Kate Grumbles, News Writer

January 26, 2017

While uncertainty shrouds the future of American healthcare, Whitman health services will remain largely unaffected

Bon Appetit Employees Face Minimal Health Coverage

Bon Appetit Employees Face Minimal Health Coverage

River Sterne

November 21, 2013

In the Whitman dining halls, Bon Appétit employees work long hours in difficult and fast-paced jobs. When injuries occur, they cannot use the Whitman Health Center, and their vacation days and break times are small in number. Though Bon Appétit employees on campus generally have good relationships with higher-up campus officials, nationally the catering com...

Numbers in the news

Karah Kemmerly

February 16, 2012

50 million Number of uninsured people in the United States in 2011 20 Percentage of those uninsured in the United States who are undocumented immigrants 32 Percentage of undocumented adults in Los Angeles County who have never had a check-up, according to one study 17 Percentage of undo...

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