Today's Vigil at North Adams Regional Hospital is Now an Occupation! Community members are now in the North Adams Regional Hospital cafeteria and will not leave until guarantees are in place to keep it open.
NORTH ADAMS, Mass., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Founded in 1903, the Massachusetts Nurses Association is the largest professional health care organization and the largest union of registered nurses in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Its 23,000 members advance the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the economic and general welfare of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Legislature and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public. The MNA is also a founding member of National Nurses United, the largest national nurses union in the United States with more than 170,000 members from coast to coast.
SOURCE Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United