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HCMC ER Nurse Trading Scrubs For Air Force Uniform

She served our country in the Air Force from 2001 to 2005 before leaving the military to earn a nursing degree. Now, the emergency room nurse at Hennepin County Medical Center is once again feeling the patriotic pull.

12/03/2013

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Lawmakers Worry Over Background Check Gap With Hiring Nurses

Some Minnesota legislators met on Friday to determine if there’s a gap in the system when it comes to nurses and background checks. It’s a gap that’s preventing employers from finding out if a nurse has a criminal history.

11/13/2013

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Mankato Nurses OK Contract, Avert Strike

Nurses at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato have overwhelmingly ratified a new contract, averting a possible strike.

10/04/2013

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Why Does Wis. Family Have 10 Babies Delivered In St. Paul? The Nurses

The Bradacs are from Hudson, Wis., and while there are hospitals much closer to them, the Bradacs chose to deliver all of their children at St. Joseph’s in St. Paul, Minn.

04/23/2013

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Minn. Nurses, Hospitals Notch Staffing Study Pact

Minnesota hospitals and nurses are moving past differences to back a compromise to track and study how patient care units are staffed.

03/21/2013

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Minn. Senate Takes Turn At Nurse Staffing Dilemma

With a compromise emerging in the Minnesota House, the state Senate is beginning to look at nursing regulations covering hospitals.

03/18/2013

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Minnesota Nurse Staffing Legislation Scaled Back

A Minnesota nurses union and the state’s hospitals neared a deal Friday to study and publish more data about medical center staffing plans rather than put minimum requirements for inpatient care into law.

03/15/2013

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Minn. Nurse Staffing Bill Scaled Back

A Minnesota nurses union and the state’s hospitals are nearing a deal to study and publish more data about staffing plans rather than put minimum staffing requirements into law.

03/15/2013

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Minn. Nurse Staffing Debate Exposes Partisan Rift

Minnesota lawmakers fell into partisan camps Thursday as a House panel advanced a bill seeking state regulations on the number of nurses working shifts in hospitals.

02/21/2013

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Twin Cities Nurses Approve Labor Contract

A labor contract covering 12,000 Twin Cities nurses has been approved.

12/21/2012

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Twin Cities Hospitals, Nurses Reach Tentative Deal

Negotiators for six Twin Cities hospital systems and the Minnesota Nurses Association have reached tentative agreement on a new three-year contract.

12/06/2012

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Bemidji Nurses, Hospital Reach Contract Agreement

Nurses at Sanford Bemidji Health Center have approved a new contract that includes a 3 percent pay raise over three years.

09/14/2011

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Nurses Plan Informational Picketing In Bemidji

Nurses plan to conduct informational picketing outside a Bemidji hospital where their contract expired nearly six months ago.

08/05/2011

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Nurses At Bemidji Hospital Reject Contract Offer

Nurses at a Bemidji hospital have rejected their employer’s latest contract offer and have authorized a strike.

07/29/2011

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Bemidji Nurses To Vote On Hospital Contract Offer

Nurses at Sanford Bemidji hospital vote Thursday on whether to accept a contract offer or reject it and authorize a strike.

07/27/2011

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