Nurses

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Calif. Nurses Continue With 2-Day Walkout Over Ebola

Registered nurses at two Southland hospitals and those in over a dozen other states continued a two-day strike to demand better equipment for handling Ebola patients, despite the United States being Ebola-free.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2014

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Calif. Nurses Stage Walkout Over Ebola

Thousands of registered nurses in California and over a dozen other U.S. states Tuesday kicked off a two-day strike to demand better equipment for handling Ebola patients.

11/11/2014

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Nurses Union: UC Hospitals Not Ready For Ebola

Registered nurses at UC medical centers across California want the public to know that they are not prepared to handle Ebola cases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2014

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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