ER Physician Awarded Nearly $29 Million in Wrongful Termination Suit

Dr. Raymond Brovont filed a formal, written complaint with his supervisors over the understaffing of a local emergency room. Dr. Brovont worked for EmCare, which staffed and determined physician coverage at Overland Park Regional Medical Center and Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, Kansas. Brovont’s supervisors gave him the option to resign or to be fired. He was terminated in January. A local court awarded the physician nearly $29 million in his wrongful termination suit this month. Read more from the local Kansas City paper here: