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Butler Nurses Win Additional Support Staff & Wage Increases in New Contract

Through annual and earned raises, many PASNAP nurses could see earnings climb 15% or more over the next two years. The new contract will also create “Resource Nurse” positions to assist with time-consuming tasks, which will allow nurses giving direct care to spend more time with patients.

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DCMH Techs and Professionals Join Nurses in Voting to Unionize

Like the nurses at DCMH, technicians and professionals were concerned about staffing, working conditions, and patient safety. “We knew we needed protections. And we knew we needed a stronger voice,” said Aileen Kelly, a technologist in the radiology department.

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Pennsylvania Nurses Catch Organizing Fever

Wages, health and pension benefits, staffing, and supplies are treated with unrelenting austerity, while hospital executives are showered with millions and even more is spent on mergers, acquisitions, and related marketing.

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Organizing Rush Continues as 500 St. Chris RNs Join PASNAP

An 86% majority of RNs at St. Christopher’s voted to join PASNAP. “It’s not just about nurses. This is about the safety of kids,” said Maureen Nolen, RN. “I love my job and I love the kids and their families. I want to continue working at St. Chris for a long time. Joining PASNAP lets us have a voice so we can make it a better place for everyone.”

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