We want to extend our deepest congratulations to Nina Pham and her family. Nina, one of the heroic nurses who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan and the first person infected with Ebola in the U.S., is now virus-free and has been released from the hospital.
With elections coming up November 4, RNs are mobilizing to get out the vote for candidates who support patient care. Today, NYSNA members from the Hudson Valley and the Capital Region endorsed candidates running in the November general election at events in Albany and Westchester.
State Senator Bill Perkins speaks to the NYSNA Biennial Convention about New York Health, a bill he and State Assembly Health Chair Dick Gottfried are sponsoring to create a single-payer system in our state.
New York lawmakers are holding six hearings across the state about a bill that would ensure healthcare for all New Yorkers.
Assembly Health Chair Richard Gottfried and State Senator Bill Perkins are proposing a bill to create a single-payer healthcare system for New York State. Under a single-payer system, everyone is guaranteed equal access to quality healthcare. We'll be there to show our support and offer our testimony. Read more >>
With elections coming up on November 4, nurses are taking our issues straight to the candidates. Today, NYSNA members from across Long Island endorsed 5 Long Island candidates running for office in the November general election at a press conference at the Valley Stream LIRR train station.