Press Release Archives

2022 Releases

June
6 Nurses Hail New Protections Against Mandatory Overtime
May
25 Nurses mourn schoolchildren and teachers murdered in Texas, say lack of gun control laws clearly threatens public health
24 Nurses and Healthcare Workers Speak Out Against Hospital Unit Closures at Garnet Health Medical Center-Catskills
19 NYSNA Healthcare Professionals at CVPH Ratify New Contract
13 NYSNA Healthcare Professionals Reach Tentative Contract Agreement with CVPH
5 CVPH Nurses and Healthcare Professionals Vote Overwhelmingly to Authorize a Strike
2 NYSNA Nurses Win New Contract at MVHS St. Elizabeth Medical Center Settle that Includes Wage Increases to Recruit and Retain More Nurses for Safe Staffing
March
17 Nurses to protest unsafe staffing at St. Elizabeth Medical Center
16 Nurses to protest unsafe staffing at St. Elizabeth Medical Center
16 **PRESS ADVISORY**: Nurses to protest unsafe staffing at St. Elizabeth Medical Center
15 ‘Listen to Your Healthcare Heroes’ Demand CVPH Nurses and Healthcare Professionals
15 **MEDIA ADVISORY FOR TODAY, MARCH 15**: Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Picket at CVPH Calling for Safe Staffing and a Fair Contract
13 **MEDIA ADVISORY FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 15**: Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Picket at CVPH Calling for Safe Staffing and a Fair Contract
February
24 **MEDIA ADVISORY FOR TODAY, FEBRUARY 24**: Patient Care Crisis at Maimonides Medical Center: Not Enough RNs to Do The Job
23 Putnam Hospital Nurses, Concerned Community Members Discuss Labor and Delivery Services Closure at Town Hall
14 ‘Show Love to Nurses and our Patients:’ Nurses Lobby State Legislators on Pandemic Priorities this Valentine’s Day
2 Westchester Medical Center in Crisis: Severe Nurse Understaffing; E.R. in Shambles; Inadequate I.C.U.s; Poor Infection Controls; Patients in Jeopardy, Say RNs
1 NYP-Hudson Valley Hospital Nurses Ratify First Union Contract
January
19 Statement of the New York State Nurses Association on Governor Hochul’s Executive Budget
13 Hospital at the Breaking Point: Patient Numbers Overwhelm Resources at Jacobi Medical Center; Patients put in Jeopardy, Say Nurses
12 **MEDIA ADVISORY FOR THURS., JAN. 13**: Hospital at the Breaking Point: Patient Numbers Overwhelm Resources at Jacobi Medical Center; Patients put in Jeopardy, Say Nurses
5 AFL-CIO and nation’s major nursing unions urge federal court to order the Department of Labor to issue a permanent OSHA standard to protect health care workers against Covid-19
5 CWA, NYSNA, PEF Respond to Governor Hochul’s State of the State Address

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