Nurses

A nurse puts on protective equipment (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Nurses Worried About Ebola Preparedness

Nurses across the country and here in Massachusetts are sounding an alarm that they haven’t been properly trained to deal with Ebola.

10/15/2014

A patient attacks nurses in the emergency room at Dorchester's Carney Hospital. (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Hospital Workers Increasingly Targets Of Patient Violence

A recent survey found violence in hospitals targeting nurses and other employees has jumped 37 percent in the past three years.

07/08/2014

MGH nurses train to run the Boston Marathon. (WBZ-TV)

Six MGH Nurses Running Marathon In Honor Of Those They Treated

They helped save the lives of the most critically wounded but feel like they need to do more.

04/04/2014

(File Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Hospitals Square Off With Nurses On Patient-Ratios Ballot Question

Massachusetts hospitals and the state’s top nurses’ union are facing off over a ballot question that would set nurse-patient ratios.

03/24/2014

(File Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Ballot Question Would Mandate Nurse-To-Patient Ratios In Mass.

Supporters of a ballot question that would limit the number of patients who can be assigned to a nurse at one time are planning to deliver the final batch of signatures designed to put the question before voters next year.

12/04/2013

UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester

UMass Memorial Reaches Contract Deal With Nurses

UMass Memorial Medical Center and the union representing 1,100 nurses have reached a tentative contract agreement that staves off a scheduled strike.

05/23/2013

(File Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Nurses At UMass Memorial Medical Center Authorize Union Strike

Nurses at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester have authorized union leaders to schedule a one-day strike.

04/12/2013

Nurse at UMass Memorial Medical Center

Worcester Nurses Forced To Choose Between Flu Shot, Mask

Nurses at UMass Memorial Medical Center who choose to not get a flu shot are required to wear a mask. The Massachusetts Nurses Association believes the new guidelines are not fair.

11/29/2012

Dr. Frederick L. Thum, emergency medicine physician at Cambridge Hospital, is a fan of the Apple iPad. (Photo courtesy: Boston Business Journal)

How Doctors, Nurses Are Using iPads

Some doctors and nurses are now experimenting with iPads in emergency rooms to save time.

03/16/2012

Nurses’ Strike At Boston Hospital Averted

A planned strike by nurses at Tufts Medical Center in Boston has been averted by a last minute labor deal.

05/06/2011

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