The New York State Nurses Association is a labor organization of more than 42,000 frontline nurses and healthcare professionals in over 150 hospitals, nursing homes, public health departments, city

Hundreds of members gathered in New York City on Aug. 18 to rally, strategize, and kick off a contract campaign for approximately 30,000 NYSNA nurses in New York City and upstate who have union contracts expiring on Dec. 21, 2022 or in early 2023.

Although a rare, viral infection that does not usually cause serious illness, monkeypox cases are rising in New York state, and…