New York Nurses Union Says Hospitals Won't Be Ready For Potential Second Wave Of Coronavirus If State Reopens Too Soon"A bed is nothing without a nurse to take care of that patient," said Pat Kane, executive director of the New York State Nurses Association.
Nurses Postpone Plan To Strike In New YorkThe New York City Hospital Alliance said after six months of negotiations, progress has been made toward a possible settlement.
NYC Nurses Union Ready To Strike If Negotiations FailThe union representing 18,000 nurses at 14 private hospitals in New York City says its members could go on strike if negotiations with management fail.
Public Hearing Held On Overcrowding At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital's ERState Sen. Adriano Espaillat said NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital declined to participate in a public hearing he held Wednesday over the status of its emergency room.
President Obama: Ebola Monitoring Must Be 'More Aggressive'A second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has tested positive for the disease, the Texas Department of State Health Services said.
CDC Urges All US Hospitals To 'Think Ebola'A breach of infection control resulting in a Dallas health worker getting Ebola raises fresh questions about whether hospitals truly can safely take care of people with the deadly virus.
New York Nurses Press For Higher Staffing LevelsAbout 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.
State Steps In To Keep Brooklyn's Interfaith Medical Center OpenDays after an announcement that Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn would be closing, New York State gave the hospital a reprieve by committing to funding until March of next year.
Montefiore, Nurses Union Avert StrikeThe New York State Nurses Association and Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx said Friday they had reached a deal for a new, four-year contract.
Nurses At St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center Reach Deal To Avert StrikeContinuum 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.
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center Nurses Plan To Strike In JanuaryMore 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.