Youngstown RNs demand 'Justice for Nurses' as strike passes day 70 - page 3
Youngstown RNs demand 'Justice for Nurses' as strike passes day 70 7/10/01 www.nursingworld.org/news Striking nurses from the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association (Ohio Nurses Association)... Read More
Jul 23, '01>nurse unity at its best:
VICTORY FOR YOUNGSTOWN NURSES -
New Contract ensures safe hours, safe staffing and quality patient care for RNs.....
Youngstown, Ohio - RNs at Youngstown's Forum Health-Western Reserve Care system resoundingly approved a new three-year contract late Friday night with provisions to ELIMINATE the dangerous practice of mandatory overtime! The approval ends the 81-day nurses' strike, which began May 1st when 771 RNs walked out of the hospital......."
See??? It CAN be done. So much for the hospital telling them they had to "accept mandatory OT has a way of life". Ha!
CONGRATULATIONS YDGNA/ONA/UAN NURSES!