Nurses at five Allina Health hospitals in Minnesota approved a labor contract, ending a five-week strike.
A majority of rank-and-file members of the Minnesota Nurses Association ratified the agreement Thursday, just days after Gov. Mark Dayton intervened and called both sides back to the bargaining table.
Thousands of Allina Health nurses represented by the Minnesota Nurses Association labor union are ending a five-week strike after reaching a tentative agreement with the health system Tuesday on outstanding contract issues.
Employees at Summa Health based in Akron, Ohio, are facing layoffs, but hospital officials aren't commenting on the breadth of the staff reduction.
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Sutter Davis Hospital aims to make employees happier to help make patients happier.
As a labor-intensive industry, healthcare works to become more efficient.
The young and the healthy. This year's Best Places to Work in Healthcare program includes two new award categories to spotlight those attributes of the workforces at the winning organizations.
Free-standing EDs can turn away uninsured patients in emergency situations because they are not required by federal law to accept all patients regardless of ability to pay. The rise of these facilities has raised concerns about healthcare costs, access and quality of care.
Nearly 5,000 Allina Health nurses voted Monday to remain on strike after rejecting a new contract proposal that would have ended a monthlong strike.
Kindred Healthcare will pay a $3 million penalty and close several sites after failing to implement corrections to its billing system under a corporate integrity agreement with the federal government, the largest such penalty issued to date.