The health authority is investigating.
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This is the second serious assault in four months at the Hillside Centre.
Union leaders are blaming "contracting out," "contract flipping" and the sale of businesses for the layoffs.
"I saw desperation in patients' eyes as I walked by."
AP: Ted S. Warren
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