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The Human Cost of For-Profit Healthcare

As medical professionals, we pledge to “do no harm.” I see every day how patients suffer as a result of unsafe staffing. In moments like this, our vow demands that we take a stand to advocate for our patients.

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Survey on Harassment and Violence Against Healthcare Workers

We deserve to take care of our patients in a safe environment, free from harassment and without constant fear of being attacked or assaulted.

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City-Wide Effort Wins Strong Contracts at Four Hospitals

Hahnemann and St. Chris nurses ratified their agreements by over 90% and Einstein nurses ratified their agreement with 98%.

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Unsafe Staffing Is Nurses’ Top Concern

Too often, patients are put at risk and RN licenses are compromised by our profit-driven healthcare system which routinely leaves patients without proper nursing care.

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The U.S. Is Running Out of Nurses

Nurses checked on my mother—and us—multiple times an hour. Without them, we would have fallen apart.

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State Auditor General: Law Protecting Patients, Health Care Workers Not Enforced

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NPR: Hospitals Don’t Protect Nurses From Injuries

There are more than 35,000 back and other injuries among nursing employees every year, severe enough that they have to miss work.

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