Penny Washington, Partner and leader of Bull Housser’s Health Care Group is quoted in March 26, 2012 issues of both The Globe and Mail and The Vancouver Sun regarding the impending legal action against BC anesthesiologists if they walk off the job. During a press conference held at the Bull Housser offices, Washington who is acting for the province's health authorities, issued a letter indicating legal action may be taken against the anesthesiologists, including applying for an injunction, if they withdraw their services as they "have an obligation to provide continuing patient care".
Read The Globe and Mail article "Health authorities aim to block walkout by anesthetists".
Read The Globe and Mail article "Lawyers put BC anesthesiologists on notice over potential walkout".
Read The Vancouver Sun article "Legal action threatened against BC anesthesiologists if they withdraw services".