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EEOC Healthcare Bias Complaints on the Rise
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Healthcare workplace bias complaints jumped 21.7% in fiscal 2010, a record pace that outstripped the also unprecedented 15.9% rate of growth for bias complaints in the overall workforce, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said.

Overall, EEOC fielded a record 99,992 private sector workplace discrimination charge filings in fiscal 2010, which ended Sept. 30.