An end to madatory OT for hospital nursesRegister Today!
- by loricatus Sep 3, '09http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/...l/6600043.html
"Hospitals in Texas can no longer require registered nurses and licensed vocational nurses to work mandatory overtime.
The law, which went into effect Tuesday, makes Texas the 15th state to prohibit the practice of forcing nurses to work longer than their scheduled shifts."
Of course, there are exceptions.