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I am a nurse practitioner. I was Laid off on May 10, 2013, I was told in the lay off meeting that I had done nothing wrong and that I will get a recommendation from the Internal Medicine chief. I did not get any severance I was told that My last day at work will be June 24 2013 and my medical insurance and other benefits will be paid until then, I will get paid also my unpaid vacation and personal days. While I was still employed i had a feeling that they were hiding things from me. i got a telephone call today May 24 from an employee that works there and she told me that another nurse practitioner showed up today to work in my place. This tells me that she was hired before my lay off. The new NP is African, I am White of middle eastern decent, plus I have multiple sclerosis with no disability, my medications are very expensive and probably cost the company a lot of money. I know I did my job well. why would they do something to me like this. is it legal. I live in Houston, Texas.
you know the person they hired I know from my past she is less qualified than me to do the job, perhaps they are paying her less.
thanks for writing back. Its a shame that people can do this to you. It does not make any sense.
I will give you a good feedback, thanks for your time,
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