Stories tagged: Washington State Nurses Association
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
State Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-College Place, has drawn the wrath of state nurses after she said on the floor of the Senate that some nurses may spend a considerable part …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 4:05 p.m.
In the bitter cold Monday afternoon at Riverfront Park, dozens of nurses rallied for better staffing, benefits and patient safety at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.
Tue., June 26, 2018, 6 a.m.
Nursing schools and care facilities are caught between wave of retirees and spike in school applications.
Thu., July 21, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
After months of contract negotiations, the union representing nurses at Providence Sacret Heart Medical Center said Thursday it has reached a tentative agreement with hospital management.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 3:15 p.m.
Hundreds of nurses gathered in a show of solidarity Tuesday morning in Riverfront Park, demanding better wages and working conditions from Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 10:40 a.m.
About 200 Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center nurses and their supporters gathered outside the hospital Tuesday morning in the midst of ongoing contract negotiations.
Fri., Sept. 24, 2010, 7:25 p.m.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has begun laying off employees, closing some programs and retooling the schedules of its employees. Hospital managers announced the closure of several programs this week. …
Fri., Sept. 17, 2010
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center will announce layoffs next week as the hospital copes with a slumping economy. Fewer people are having elective surgeries – a lucrative business for health …
Fri., Aug. 27, 2010
Nurses at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center have won a court fight against the hospital that they say will ensure adequate rest breaks and bolster patient safety. The sides have …