Nurses union say flu shot not magic bullet

While the government pushes Albertans to get vaccinated, the United Nurses of Alberta cautions that it is not a medical magic bullet.

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W-B General nurses claim mistreatment

WILKES-BARRE — Nurses at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, frustrated by the lack of progress in contract negotiations with the hospital’s owner, took their cause to the street Wednesday in the form of informational picketing.

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Nurse Staffing Linked to Lower Readmission Penalties

Researchers estimate that each additional nurse-hour per patient day is associated with 10% lower odds of receiving penalties under The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.

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Uneventful news is the news with Temple, unions

A week ago, an uneventful thing happened. And that’s the news. The uneventful thing was the settling of a contract June 24 between Temple University Hospital and the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals.

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PASNAP And Allies Rally At The Capitol

State Senator Daylin Leach and State Rep. Phyllis Mundy, the prime sponsors of SB 637 and HB 923, said their bills ensure the safety of patients and medical staff by ensuring safe staffing levels.

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