• Nurses at St. Vincent Hospital will go on strike amid battle for new contract

    8 days ago - By Boston Herald

    Nurses at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester will go on strike starting March 8 as tense negotiations for a new contract centered on staffing issues remain at a standstill with Dallas-based Tenet Health Care.
    “Nurses have been pushed to the brink with unsafe staffing conditions by Tenet for more than two years. We refuse to be pushed any further and are now ready to do whatever it takes to ensure the safety of our patients,” said Marlena Pellegrino, a frontline nurse at the hospital.
    The group of 800 nurses delivered a 10-day strike notice to hospital management on Tuesday night and will...
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