TITLE

NORMA RAE, R.N

PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2000, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the proliferation of nurses' unions in the United States. What the presence of the unions reflect; Common complaints among nurses; Lessons learned by nurses from the business strategies used by hospitals and health systems; Recommendations on how to foster cooperative relations between management and unions.
ACCESSION #
3804116

 

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