Northwell breaks ties with employee over racist online message

” Understandably, the comments caused hurt, pain and anger amongst those who saw them. The views revealed were troubling and have no place in our company,” Northwell stated in an emailed statement to Beckers. “Northwell condemns and does not endure any kind of hate, bigotry, harassment and discrimination.”.

Northwell on June 25 verified that the lady no longer operates at the system.

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Monday, June 29th, 2020

The female worked at Northwells Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, N.Y. The health system investigated after photos emerged on Instagram of racist remarks about Hispanic and black clients the lady presumably sent in a personal Instagram message to somebody..

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A nursing student and healthcare facility employee at Northwell Health who sent racially insensitive messages online is no longer used by the New Hyde Park, N.Y.-based system, reports NBC New York..

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