Thursday, October 15, 2015

Contra Costa Nurses Strike for Better Patient Care

Nearly 1,000 nurses REPRESENTED BY THE CALIFORNIA NURSES ASSOCIATION - NATIONAL NURSES UNITED at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center and other county clinics began a two-day strike Oct. 6 after what nurses say is the County’s failure to address serious patient care concerns they have been bringing to the County’s attention for over a year. PACIFICA'S Tom Herriman reports from the picket line in Martinez: