EMT with 9/11-related cancer forced t...

EMT with 9/11-related cancer forced to retire after sick leave runs out

Monday Jul 9 Read more: EMS1.com

FDNY EMT Jennifer Dougherty said she is shocked by Mayor Bill de Blasio's efforts to block extended sick time for 9/11 responders NEW YORK - An FDNY EMT battling 9/11-related cancer was forced to retire because her sick leave ran out. New York Daily News reported that Jennifer Dougherty was told in June that her allotted sick time was running out as she battled ovarian cancer that she got from her time working at Ground Zero.

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