Nurses

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New York City To Offer Special Ebola Training For At-Risk City Employees

On Monday, city officials and leaders from the Municipal Labor Committee will meet to discuss the city’s plan for battling Ebola should it arrive in the city.

10/19/2014

Nurses rally in Manhattan on Sept. 17, 2014, in support of a state bill that would set minimum staffing levels for nurses. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

New York Nurses Press For Higher Staffing Levels

About 700 nurses and supporters participated in a boisterous lunchtime rally outside the offices of the Greater New York Hospital Association Wednesday to press for higher staffing levels.

09/17/2014

Volunteer Nurses

Volunteer Doctors, Nurses Reach Out To Sandy Victims

Some local medical professionals were on a mission Sunday night, trying to help Sandy victims who have become so busy in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy that they have not taken care of some basic needs.

11/25/2012

Douglas Kennedy arriving for court in Mount Kisco, NY on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

3 Nurses Testify On Second Day Of Douglas Kennedy Trial

Three nurses testified Tuesday on the second day of Douglas Kennedy’s trial, on charges that he attacked two nurses at Northern Westchester Hospital.

CBS New York–10/23/2012

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Nurses At St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center Reach Deal To Avert Strike

Continuum Health Partners Communities and the New York State Nurses Association announced the deal a week before the nurses at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in Manhattan had planned to strike.

12/27/2011

NYC nurses want to keep their benefits and pay raises. (credit: Sonia Rincon, 1010 WINS)

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center Nurses Plan To Strike In January

More than 1,000 nurses at a New York City hospital are planning a one-day strike in January after negotiations over a new contract broke down.

12/22/2011

UMDNJ

Nurses Say Lawsuit Hasn’t Halted Abortion Duties At UMDNJ

A dozen nurses who object to assisting abortion procedures on religious and ethical grounds say they’re still being compelled to help with the procedures despite having filed suit against New Jersey hospital where they work.

11/14/2011