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Nurses to protest unsafe staffing at St. Elizabeth Medical Center
WHO: More than 100 Nurses, patient care advocates and allies
WHAT: Picket and protest to demand a fair contract that includes a commitment to improved patient care, including safer staffing levels, better pay and working conditions to recruit and retain nurses.
WHERE: St. Elizabeth Medical Center, 2209 Genesee Street, Utica, New York
WHEN: Thursday, March 17
TIME: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
VISUALS: Nurses picketing with homemade signs in front of the hospital, in St. Patrick’s Day regalia.
**Media availability with nurses for one-on-one interviews**
The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) represents more than 42,000 members in New York State. We are New York’s largest union and professional association for registered nurses. For more information, visit nysna.org.