Workers look for mental hospital security.

Calif . Workers look for mental hospital security; Md.’s rate-setting guidelines explained; palliative care uncommon in Ga. This roundup of state hospital news includes reports about a Mass also. Hospital company preparing layoffs and the controversy over the proposed sale of a hospital in Denver. NPR: Violence At Calif. Mental Hospitals: ‘This MAY BE THE Norm’ Thousands of assaults occur each year at California’s state psychiatric hospitals. October Last, a patient allegedly murdered a staffer at Napa State Hospital. Employees there demonstrated, demanding better safety. Right now, the protests have pass on to Metropolitan State Medical center near LA.

Although reported that around 40,000 dropouts shall benefit from the exam suspension, others suggest the true number will be much higher given the fact that 249,000 students between the years of 2006 and 2014 were not able to pass the test at the end of their senior yr. The author of the expenses, Carol Liu , said: ‘We can not in great conscience continue a graduation requirement that no-one can meet,’ but it’s hard to understand what she means taking into consideration the above-quoted statistics that show that 80 % of tenth-graders could pass the exam on the first try. That’s barely ‘no-one,’ unless my very own math abilities are even more derelict than I experienced imagined. The dumbing down of AmericaThis case is merely one more exemplory case of how academic criteria in America continue steadily to fall with the blessing and cooperation of the federal government.