Hospital fires nurses for missing work because of blizzard

Cantlupe, Joe
May 2010
HealthLeaders Magazine;May2010, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p12
The article discusses issues regarding the move of the private nonprofit hospital Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. to fire several nurses and personnel members for missing work because of a blizzard. The proceedings to dismiss the employees have been prompted by the findings from an internal review. A grievance against the hospital has been filed by the Nurses United of the National Capital Region while American Nurses Assocation has been looking at potential ramifications of the hospital's move.


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