Health Officials Worried About Dementia Patients During Surge of COVID-19 CasesOrange County health officials are struggling with housing the elderly with dementia, who are infected with COVID-19 and do not exhibit symptoms.
Healthcare Workers Treated To Free Gas On National Nurses DayNurses, doctors, and hospital workers have been the frontline in the fight against coronavirus, and Honda is revving up the gratitude by paying for their fill-ups across Southern California.
Thousands Of Nurses Across Southland Hold May Day Rallies Over PPE ShortagesNurses argue that decontaminating and reusing N95 masks is unsafe, a procedure that many hospitals have begun using after it received FDA approval last month.
UCI Medical Center Nurses Hold Vigil Outside Hospital Over Lack Of PPE, Workers Diagnosed With COVID-19Hanging on by a prayer, nurses at the UC Irvine Medical Center said Monday that they do not have enough personal protective equipment, like N95 masks, to treat COVID-positive patients.
'Nurses Are Not Disposable': Protests Call For More N95 Masks For Nurses Caring For COVID-19 PatientsDozens of police squad cars rushed to Providence St. John’s, 2199 Arizona Ave., at about 6:15 a.m. Friday. Several officers in masks were then seen carrying a man out.
Nurses Placed On Paid Leave After Requesting N95 Masks When Treating COVID-19 PatientsThe nurses are requesting N95 masks when treating COVID-19 patients, rather than the less-protective surgical masks that the hospital was having them use.
Nurses Appeal Directly To San Bernardino County Supervisors For Higher WagesNurses from one of the Inland Empire’s largest county-run hospitals took their fight to county leaders Tuesday, just a week after going on a two-day strike over wages.
Arrowhead Nurses Strike Over Wages Hundreds of nurses at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center went on strike Tuesday morning over wages.
Calif. Nurses Continue With 2-Day Walkout Over EbolaRegistered 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.
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.
Nurses Union: UC Hospitals Not Ready For EbolaRegistered nurses at UC medical centers across California want the public to know that they are not prepared to handle Ebola cases.