Strike Over Doctors RNs proud of gains

Bloice, Carl
January 2004
Revolution: The Journal for RNs & Patient Advocacy;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p10
Reports on the outcome of the labor strike by nurses at the Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo and Pinole, California. Duration of the strike; Demands made by the nurses; Terms of the agreement induced by the group.


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