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Asked on: 1/31/13, 8:08 am

I have been working in law enforcement field over twenty years. I 2005 I had emergency surgery on my cyith on my ovaries. Couple days later release. Return to hospital, advised them of the pain he check my stomach and said it had to do with the surgery. I return home in pain and around four I rush back in ambulance my small bowel had several holes and leaking in my stomach and if I wouldn;t have came to emergency room I would have died. I return to work after a couple of month. In 2006 was transfer clsoer to hime, I have not been the same since, everything i eat come right out tried different medication. In 2011 doctor advised my job of my limitation and and profile indefitely, he could only honor it for two weeks. I was listen to call for two weeks and return to shift work in a unit with 140-160 inmates alone. I have been in out of work due to stress,low blood and iron and hospitalized several time. I recieved a another profile and asking to accomidate my health concern. I work where every i was told for eight hours I didn't eat while at work so I don't have to use the rest room. I had to take to medication while on duty which made me drowsy and they knew about different medication. In Jan 2013 for two weeks I was place on light duty and was sent home because the job have no light duty job, I went throught my file amd pull out all my medical profile and showed it too human resource manager and she ask did captain knew about I told her yes and the lieutenants. I went to talk to talk to the warden and human resource manager was already in with warden talking to him. I went in to talk to him and i was told I couldn't come back to work unless I was 100& and with medical problem that would be had to do, he advised as an officer a=i need to be able to work in any part of the institution. I knew it had to be cause of what the doctor wrote and i was never accomindated for my medical profile and through the years I my condition worsen and now I can't come back to work unless Im 100% and I know that would impossible with me going GI doctor and regular doctor for blood Out of work

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