Navigation Links
Nurses to N.J. Health Commissioner: Save Our Patients
Date:4/23/2009

TRENTON, N.J., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Nurses with grave concerns about the care of their patients at Innova Deptford and Innova Hammonton are to address those fears directly to Heather Howard, New Jersey Commissioner of Health and Senior Services, in her office today (Thursday April 23) beginning at about 11:30 a.m.

Some 80 Registered and Practical nurses, members of District 1199C of the National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees, have been without a contract for a year now and on strike for the last three months, since January 23.

A busload of those striking nurses and their supporters are set to travel to Trenton this morning to address the need for competent, compassionate care for Innova patients.

Union nurses are anxious to return to work and end Innova's practice of putting cost-cutting measures ahead of responsibility for quality patient care.


'/>"/>
SOURCE District 1199C of the National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. NursesNow International and GlobeMed Resources Announce Availability of Bilingual Mexican Nurses for US Hospitals
2. Washington State Nurses Association Announces Formation of a New National Nurses Union
3. Calif. Nurses to Gather for First Major Hearing on Bill to Establish Guaranteed Healthcare for All Californians
4. Physician Executives and Nurses Team Up to Fight Disruptive Behavior
5. Telemonitoring changes the working practice of cardiac nurses
6. Elsevier Acquires Professional Development Software, Inc., Provider of Software for Nurses Online Learning Education
7. New Coaching Program Helps Charge Nurses Develop Leadership Skills: B. E. Smith's Coaches Develop High Performers Who Improve Hospital Finances
8. St. Rose, Las Vegas Nurses Vote to Join CNA/NNOC
9. Wound, Ostomy & Continence Nurses Society Focuses On Preparing the Next Generation of Leaders
10. Multi-colored uniforms improve perceptions of hospital nurses among children and parents
11. Study Shows Patients & Nurses Benefit From Continuous Vigilance Monitoring
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/16/2017)... ... January 16, 2017 , ... California Southern University has named Dr. Steven ... Board of Trustees and as a core faculty member, teaching master’s and doctoral courses ... of psychology at Pepperdine University, where he earned his Doctor of Psychology degree in ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... Utah (PRWEB) , ... January 16, 2017 , ... With ... officially opened on January 8 for use by sports teams and the general public. ... indoor volleyball courts that can also be converted into basketball or pickleball courts. The ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... Smithtown, New York (PRWEB) , ... January 16, ... ... group, SightMD today announced the addition of Victor Giamos, MD to ... Officer of SightMD and Managing Partner at North Shore Eye Care, a division ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... GA (PRWEB) , ... January 16, 2017 , ... ... to announce their recent partnership with an innovator in the wheelchair accessibility industry, ... to motivate their dealer salespeople to sell wheelchair accessible vehicles. With this new ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... ... January 16, 2017 , ... ... Aesthetic Surgery Journal , the official journal of The American Society for Aesthetic ... retraction surgery. The procedure is designed to correct drooping, retracted lower eyelids, which ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/16/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global ... ... drugs market to grow at a CAGR of 9.19% during the ... and the growth prospects of the global multiple myeloma drugs market ... revenue generated from the sales of branded and generic drugs used ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... develops due to the weakening of blood vessel which results ... any artery, it happens most often in the abdominal aorta, ... aortic aneurysms occur in the section of the aorta that ... aneurysms, sometimes in the chest referred as thoracic aortic aneurysms. ... about 2 cm but in the case of an abdominal ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... 2017  This report by Persistence Market Research ... for the period 2016–2024. The primary objective of ... related to market opportunities in the global peripherally ... demonstrates the various dynamics that are expected to ... the global peripherally inserted central catheters market over ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: