Tenet Nurses, Healthcare Workers Take Action to Protest Sick Leave Cuts
OAKLAND, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Registered nurses and hospital workers who provide care at hospitals owned by Tenet Healthcare Corporation organized an unprecedented national protest
today against attempts to cut their access to sick leave.
Tenet healthcare workers...
Doctors Join Patients to Protest at Health Care Freedom Tea Parties July 17; Thousands Join in Nationwide Event
WASHINGTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "We'll quit before we practice government medicine" will be the message of thousands of doctors at Health Care Freedom Tea Parties on July 17.
The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons is joining the Tea Party Patriots to ...
TriServ Likely to Protest Decision
ATLANTA, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Defense has selected United Health Military & Veterans Services, LLC to serve as the TRICARE provider for the South Region. This decision comes at the completion of a process that has gone on for well over a year.
The Pill Kills Women: Largest Protest Against Birth Control Pill
WASHINGTON, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following advisory is being issued by the American Life League:
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081105/DC44231LOGO )
WHAT: American Life League's "The Pill Kills Women"
WHEN : Thursday, June 4, 10 a.m.
Thousands Gather in Downtown Los Angeles to Protest Drastic Cuts to State's Homecare Program
Crowd sends a clear message to the Governor and Legislators that these cuts must be stopped as they will put lives at risk!
LOS ANGELES, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 5,000 homecare providers, care recipients, disability and senior advocates joined other concerned Californians today in a r...
Security Officers Who Guard Kaiser Hospitals Protest Lack of Access to Affordable Healthcare
Security officers wear surgical masks and hold signs that say, "Swine Flu is even more scary when you don't have affordable health insurance"
HAYWARD, Calif., May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Security officers who guard Kaiser Permanente facilities donned surgical masks and held signs in ...
White House Protest Denouncing Obama's Speech at Notre Dame and Proposed Change in Abortion Conscience Regs.
WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Randall Terry, founder of Operation Rescue:
On Wednesday, April 1, at 12:00 noon, D.C. area Pro-life leaders and activists will gather at Lafayette Park to protest
the change in HHS regs regarding conscience for ...
Food & Water Watch and International Coalition Members to Protest World Water Forum in Istanbul
WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wenonah Hauter of Food & Water Watch, an international consumer advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C., along with Maude Barlow of the Council of Canadians and the Blue Planet Project and representatives of the Latin American network Red...
ValueOptions(R) New Mexico Files Formal Protest of Award of New Mexico Behavioral Health Contract to United
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueOptions(R) New Mexico, Inc., today filed a formal protest
and requested a stay of procurement for the State of New Mexico's managed behavioral health care contract RFP 09-630-7903-0001, which was recently signed with UnitedHealth/Optum following a com...
Hundreds of RNs to Protest CPMC Friday
Only CPMC and St. Luke's Remain Without Contracts Among Sutter Facilities, Undermining Patient Safety
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of RNs in scrubs will
protest Friday outside the offices of California Pacific Medical Center
over the chain's refusal to ...
Top Insurance Expert Calls on 144,000 Holders of Long-Term Care Polices to Protest an Eleventh Hour Conseco Trust
ONTARIO, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Conseco, an Indiana based
insurance company, without notice to policyholders has decided to move
144,000 Long-Term Care policies into a Trust that could financial ruin
senior citizens, says Frank N. Darras, the nation's leading disability and
Community Leaders to Protest Los Angeles Community Redevelopment Agency
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Community leaders will protest
public meeting at which CRA-LA Board members will decide the fate of a
redevelopment project that involves the role of a non-profit organization
with a history of misusing public funds and a gift of public money to the
Caregivers at 8 Bay Area Nursing Homes Protest Unsafe Resident Conditions in Salinas
Windsor Healthcare Faced with 360 Health & Safety Violations
SALINAS, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nursing home
workers at Windsor Skyline Care Center and Windsor Ridge Care Center will
hold a joint demonstration Tuesday asking their employer to make needed
improvements in resi...
Caregivers at 8 Bay Area Nursing Homes Protest Unsafe Resident Conditions in Fremont
Windsor Healthcare Faced with 360 Health & Safety Violations
FREMONT, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nursing home
workers at Country Drive Care Center and Windsor Park Care Center will hold
a joint demonstration Tuesday asking their employer to make needed
improvements in residen...
Caregivers Protest Statewide to Stop Daughters of Charity From Silencing the Voice of Caregivers & Threatening Patient Care
LOS ANGELES, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare workers of the Daughters
of Charity Health System (DOCHS) held demonstrations today - at five
separate locations - in a statewide protest
of the health system's attempt
to undermine important patient care protections. The simultaneous
Nurses, Doctors, Patients to Protest Health Insurers on National Day of Action - June 19th
Thousands in San Francisco and Around Country Will Demand Guaranteed Healthcare Now New Event Added - Mayor Newsom to Sign HR 676 Resolution - 10 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Marching with pictures of
patients who have been denied care by the heal...
Home Care Workers, Seniors, Disabled From Across Massachusetts to Protest Poverty Wages, Lack of Health Insurance, Wednesday, June 18 at Office of Governor Deval Patrick
Home care crisis escalates as state continues to reject appeal for
health insurance and meaningful wage increase for caregivers of seniors,
"The change we need recognizes health as a public good. All people
should have health care that they can count on and afford."
- Deval Patric...
More Than 13,000 Home Healthcare Workers, Clients Protest Governor's Cuts
Union Members Gather to Call, Write Letters to Schwarzenegger Expressing Outrage
SAN FRANCISCO, June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An unprecedented
number of home healthcare workers rallied Saturday to protest
Schwarzenegger's proposed cuts to their h...
Nurses, Doctors, Patients to Protest Health Insurers at National Day of Action - June 19th
Thousands in San Francisco and Around Country Will Demand Guaranteed Healthcare Now
SAN FRANCISCO, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Asking what a life is worth,
thousands of Americans will gather in San Francisco and 18 other cities
this June 19th to protest
Caregivers Protest Foley & Lardner's Union Busting & Intimidation
Call Upon St. Joseph Health System to Use Valuable Patient Care
Resources in Manner True to Their Mission
LOS ANGELES, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of Healthcare
workers from Los Angeles and Orange Counties demonstrated in front of the
law offices of Foley & Lardner, LLP on Th...
More Than 13,000 Home Healthcare Workers Protest Governor's Budget Cuts
Union members gather to call, write letters to Schwarzenegger
expressing their outrage
SAN FRANCISCO, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An unprecedented
number of home healthcare workers will rally to protest
Schwarzenegger's proposed cuts to their hours of service, wages and
ALL vs. NOW: Pill Protest Heating Up
WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As pro-lifers across the
nation prepare to protest
the birth control pill this Saturday, June 7, the
National Organization for Women (NOW) seeks supporters for
"The pill can kill preborn babies, which is why American Life League...
Crowd Rallies to Protest Hospital Cuts
TRENTON, N.J., May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 2,000
hospital employees, patients and others concerned about the future of
health care in New Jersey converged on the State House today in the "Care
Today, Gone Tomorrow" rally to restore deep funding cuts to hospitals and
FDA Says, 'Wait' To Dying Men; Coast-To-Coast Prostate Cancer Demonstrations on May 30th in Protest of FDA Failure to Approve Safe, Effective Immunotherapy
DUBLIN, Ohio, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 30, 2008, CareToLive will
take to the streets with coast-to-coast protests in Chicago, New York,
Philadelphia, Cleveland, Madison, Atlanta, Seattle, Dearborn, and Tampa.
Joining us will be the Cancer Cure Coalition, the Abigail Alliance, A Right
'Care Today, Gone Tomorrow:' Hospital Advocates Plan State House Rally May 12 to Protest Healthcare Cuts
PRINCETON, N.J., May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients, nurses,
physicians and other hospital and healthcare advocates from across the
state will converge on the State House May 12 to protest
the nearly $300
million in healthcare cuts proposed in Gov. Corzine's 2009 state budget
Men's Health Policy Center Hosts Petition to Protest Government Barrier to Prostate Cancer Medications
WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Men's Health Policy
Center, a new resource center affiliated with the Men's Health Network
(MHN), announced today that they are hosting an online petition urging
Congress to end a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) practice
Transplant Societies Protest FDA Policy in American Journal of Transplantation
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an Open
Letter to the Federal Drug Administrations (FDA), which appears in the
April issue of the American Journal of Transplantation (AJT), the American
Society of Transplantation (AST) and the American Society of Transplant
RNs, Family Protest Denial of Critical Surgery for Orange County ICU Nurse
Nurses' Campaign Floods Blue Cross with Message: Save Our Colleague
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Registered nurses, family,
and concerned community members will protest
Blue Cross of California in
support of 46-year-old Kim Kutcher, RN, as she battles Blue Cross and its
Nurses Protest Violent Tactics Against Picketers
Sunday Car Fire Sabotage Is Latest Attack on Striking Nurses
BECKLEY, W.Va., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nearly 700
striking nurses at Appalachian Regional Health Care (ARH), represented by
the Kentucky and West Virginia Nurses Associations/United American Nurses,
AFL-CIO, are spe...
Major Protest On Saturday Against Fringe Therapists Who Claim to 'Cure' Gays
DALLAS, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being
issued by Truth Wins Out:
What: The National Association for Research and Therapy of
Homosexuality (NARTH) will hold its annual meeting at the Dallas/Ft. Worth
Airport Marriott on October 27. The group claims there "are no gay...
October 18 Rally - San Antonio - to Protest Attack on Medical Benefits By AT&T Corporation
SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CWA District 6 will
hold a rally on Thursday, October 18, 2007, at 12 Noon What: Rally for AT&T Employee Medical Benefits When: October 18, 2007 Where: 175 E Houston St., San Antonio, Texas 78205 Time: 12 Noon CWA members have failed ...
Tobacco Firm's Research Funds Spark Protest in SKorea
South Korean health campaigners Friday criticised three university hospitals for accepting more than one million dollars from a US tobacco giant for research into smoking.
Philip Morris International is conducting the research simultaneously in South Korea and Japan, said Jang In-Jin, a ph...
Teachers in Lucknow Protest Against New Book on Sex Education
School teachers in Lucknow have reacted strongly against a new syllabus book incorporating sex education, by burning its copies .
comes even as the State Government issued an order asking the books be recalled, until the 'offensive' portions are amended, following earlier protes...
Kerala Opposition's Unique Protest Over Fever Deaths
Thiruvananthapuram, Members of the Congress-led opposition in Kerala Tuesday remained glued to their seats in the assembly even after it was adjourned - to protest
against a raging fever that has killed 76 people.
"We are prepared to sit through the entire proceedings for the day. Our only...
Bidi Workers Protest Against Using Skull and Crossbones Sign on Packets
Bidi, that quintessentially Indian puff, has become a victim of politics, with thousands of bidi workers in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu going on strike.
About one million workers rolling bidis, nicotine wrapped in leaf, from Tirunelveli, Tuticorin and Kanyakumari districts began a...
Students Protest Against Introduction of Sex Education in Schools
Young students from schools and colleges staged protest
here on Friday against Government's proposal to introduce sex education in school.
Moves to bring sex out of the closet have kicked up a morality debate between educators who say sex education will reduce number of HIV cases, and crit...
Bengal Junior Medicos Strike Work to Protest Violence
The strike by the junior doctors of two state-run medical college hospitals in West Bengal entered its second day Monday, leaving many patients a harried lot .
The house staff and interns of the Chittaranjan National Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata had ceased work protesting a mob f...
Muslim Organization Protest Against Sex Education in Schools
A Muslim organization is protesting against a government plan to introduce sex education in Jharkhand schools.//
The human resource development ministry's proposal to begin sex education for Class 6-12 students from June has evoked the ire of the Islamic Students Organization of India (ISOI)....
Animal Lovers Protest Brutal Dog Killings
New Delhi: The recent reports of stray dogs in metropolitan cities killing small children and following this the killings of these animals has brought out protests from hundreds of animal lovers. //
Recently it was reported that a six-month-old baby was mauled by stray dogs in Hyderabad. Author...
The ‘depressed’ Protest Against ‘Delusional Calgara’
The term delusional was removed and the name was shortened as Calgaria. But this has failed to soothe advocates who feel that the content and presentation// continue to insult those afflicted by mental sickness.
“I realize they were just trying to be light-hearted about this, but those of us ...