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Nurse in Southern Oregon explains why she won't get COVID-19 vaccine

By The Bend Bulletin  
   October 18, 2021

On Monday, nurse Michele Brown won’t be working in the emergency department of Asante Ashland Community Hospital.

Instead, she’ll be on administrative leave for refusing to follow a state mandate that all Oregon health care and K-12 school workers and volunteers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or seek a medical or religious exception. 

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