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Volunteers Jane Sandoval, RN and Girlie Garnada, RN with a patient at a mobile clinic in the Philippines. (Photo courtesy RNRN/National Nurses United)

Burbank Nurse Heads To Philippines For Typhoon Relief Effort

A Burbank man is among a group of registered nurses departing Monday for the Philippines to provide medical support in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

12/09/2013

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UC, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

After nine months of negotiations, a tentative contract agreement has been reached between the University of California and thousands of registered nurses who are represented by the California Nurses Association (CNA).

11/17/2013

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OC All-Stars To Participate In Football Fundraiser For Fellow Deputy

Female members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department will take to the football field this weekend to help a fellow deputy.

09/28/2012

Henry Mayo RNs To Protest ‘Team Nursing’ With Candlelight Vigil

Nurses at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital will hold a candlelight vigil Wednesday night to protest policies they say are undermining patient care.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/29/2012

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Groom’s Father Rescued By Mother-Daughter Duo

A Marina del Rey wedding ceremony turned into a life or death drama after the father of the groom took a tumble on his family’s big day.

02/22/2012

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Kaiser Nurses Strike Over Cuts To Health Care, Retirement Benefits

Thousands of Kaiser Permanente nurses went on a one-day strike Tuesday morning to protest of major cuts to healthcare coverage and retirement benefits.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2012

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25K Kaiser Nurses Across California To Strike For 3 Days

Roughly 25,000 Kaiser Permanente nurses across California are on strike. Several non-essential surgeries were canceled Wednesday at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Hollywood, where 1,000 workers are rallying outside the building.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/21/2011

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LA Nurses Join Nationwide Call To Tax Wall Street Profits

America’s registered nurses have an answer to the nation’s financial crisis: take some money from Wall Street.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/01/2011

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‘It’s Not Rocket Science’: LAUSD Eyes Volunteers, Not Nurses For Insulin Shots

Nurses in the Los Angeles Unified school district voiced their opposition on Thursday to a plan to train volunteers to administer insulin to diabetic children in public schools.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/11/2011

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Not Thriving? 24-Hour Strike Kicks Off At Kaiser Hospitals

Nurses and health care professionals are striking at busy Kaiser Permanente hospitals across Southern California Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/18/2011

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Nurses Walk Out At Hollywood Kaiser Over Contract Talks

Nurses have staged a walkout at a Kaiser Permanente hospital in Los Angeles over a lack of progress in contract talks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/02/2011

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LA Doctors Among Those Charged In $225M Medicare Bust

Federal authorities charged more than 100 doctors, nurses and physical therapists in nine cities with Medicare fraud Thursday, part of a massive nationwide bust that snared more suspects than any other in history.

02/17/2011

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Labor Talks Stalled, SoCal Nurses Eye Christmas Strike

Hundreds of nurses plan to strike hospitals in the San Fernando Valley and Riverside over the Christmas holiday to protest stalled contract talks.

12/17/2010