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Massachusetts Nurses union steps up advocacy for two ballot questions

The Massachusetts Nurses Association is ramping up its efforts to build support for two ballot questions that would change the way hospitals operate.

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Mass. AG OKs petitions by state nurses association

The other initiative approved by the attorney general this week would set limits on the number of patients a nurse could serve at once, an attempt by the state nurses to establish “safer staffing levels.” The ratios would vary slightly depending on the type of nurse. Medical-surgical nurses would serve no more than four patients at one time.

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