ARH strike!!!! - page 2
Hey People, What in the world is everyone being so quiet for? This is going to effect nursing one way or the other in the state. What r your ideas? Do u agree with the facility that the nurses... Read More
Dec 10, '07Occupation: registered nuse Joined: Apr '03; Posts: 3,118; Likes: 841I am not sure but I think the vote to return to work failed. There is also some sort of settlement the nurses were supposed to have been awarded by the government this past week. I think the nurses will be looking for new jobs and let this issue die.
Dec 14, '07Joined: Oct '05; Posts: 691; Likes: 361I think the union had approved going back to work for 90 days under the 2004 contract. That settlement was going back to when they were making the nurses work 40 hours at the same salary as the 36 hours they had agreed to I think.
This has been a mess. I cannot imagine how these nurses are getting by, this happened near Christmas which is just horrible.
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Dec 14, '07Occupation: rn Joined: May '07; Posts: 137; Likes: 72I'm with you, barefootlady,--i just haven't been to this site for awhile. Anyway, it is very hard to get people interested in their own welfare if it is more than 3 steps away. When they are hurting, they will want all the people in Western Kentucky to help them out.