Nurses

Police lights at night.
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Jim Melwert
March 22, 2020 - 4:00 am
Montgomery County Commissioner Joe Gale took some time last week to praise people on the frontlines in the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Nurses union protest
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Mike Dougherty
August 29, 2019 - 6:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hahnemann University Hospital is set to close next week, and nurses are furious because they say another hospital is meddling in preventing a potential sale. Two local, unnamed hospitals have reported interest in buying Hahnemann and bringing it back to what it was...
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Someone dressed as "Uncle Pennybags" from the board game Monopoly marched with the Hahnemann University Hospital employees.
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Tim Jimenez
June 28, 2019 - 1:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As Hahnemann employees and patients wait to find out what’s next in the effort to keep the hospital open, the nurse’s union led a march to the CEO's home near Rittenhouse Square. One of the chants from the dozens who marched from the park to an address connected to...
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Nurses at Hahnemann and St. Chris rally in Center City as they enter the new year without a contract
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Mike Dougherty
January 03, 2019 - 4:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nurses at two Philadelphia hospitals rallied this morning as they enter the new year without a contract. Nurses marched outside Hahnemann University Hospital on Thursday, chanting, carrying signs and demanding what they say are safe nurse to patient ratios at the...
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Hospital Lottery Win
Mercy Children's Hospital
December 25, 2018 - 11:05 am
By Ellen Kobe, CNN (CNN) -- At Mercy Children's Hospital, the nurses and staff of the neonatal intensive care unit pool their money to enter the lottery. They've been doing it for for years, with varying degrees of success. Last month, the staffers at the St. Louis-area hospital won big: $10,000 in...
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The contents of an overdose rescue kit are displayed in a class on overdose prevention held by non-profit Positive Health Project, holds up an overdose rescue kit after completion of the class on August 9, 2017 in New York City.
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August 29, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By Tony Marco and Alanne Orjoux, CNN (CNN) -- At least two dozen people were sickened Wednesday at the Ross Correctional Institution in Chillicothe, Ohio, law enforcement officials said. Authorities responded to the prison after reports that 24 people -- including prison guards, nurses and inmates...
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