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Teamsters, Religious Leaders Call on Ascension Health to Respect Rights of Workers, Patients and Communities
Date:3/12/2010

"This company has lost its way -- Ascension and Genesys are supposed to serve the common good," Hoffa said. "No good will come from undermining patients and their caregivers."

More than 100 of Ascension's health care workers from Flint traveled 10 hours by bus to attend the rally and vigil. Similar vigils were held at Ascension hospitals across the country.

"We came to St. Louis because we are trying to stop Ascension management from altering important working conditions that impact the community's access to health care and the quality of care that patients receive," said Genesys registered nurse Kelly Rivera-Craine,

"Ascension Genesys wants to cut or demote licensed nurses and fire all its paramedics and EMTs. This puts patients' and the community's health at risk, especially the elderly who depend on rapid response emergency services," said Genesys EMT Rick Gatz.

Ascension workers in Flint are represented by Teamsters Local 332. Local 332's Presid
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