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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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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. 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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Authorities: Northfield Nursing Home Fire Intentional

A fire at a Northfield nursing home Sunday has been called intentional, according to police.

02/06/2012

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Nursing Assistant Accused Of Stealing Pain Patches

A nursing assistant is accused of stealing pain patches from patients at a Fergus Falls nursing home.

04/19/2011

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