(Townhall.com) – Covid-19 exposed how an individual’s medical rights to determine treatment has transferred into the hands of outsiders. Indeed, the pandemic brought with it an alarming number of examples of medical cruelty that are being perpetrated on patients and their families.
For many years, there have been warnings that this was happening, but these warnings were met with indifference. As a result, an increasing number of our medically vulnerable are at the mercy of state laws, and hospital policies, driven by an increasingly godless worldview which governs health care focused more on profit and less on a patient’s intrinsic value.
When the pandemic began two years ago, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered Covid-19 infected hospital patients back into their nursing homes, contaminating other residents who were at most risk of from the virus. Thousands of people died. CONTINUE