Nursing and Nurses Category

April 10, 2019

Facing Nurses Strike, New York Hospitals Reach Landmark Deal on Staffing

The agreement will lead to the hiring of more nurses and for the first time set minimum ratios of nurses to patients.

March 30, 2019

Patients ‘Hit the Call Bell and Nobody Comes.’ Hospital Nurses Demand ‘Safe Staffing’ Levels.

Thousands of nurses at three big hospital systems in New York City have threatened to strike, saying they are stretched too thin to fully support patients and their families.