Healthcare Workers Demand More Security After Buffalo Shooting: 'I'm Surprised It Didn't Happen Here'The tragic Allina Health clinic shooting in Buffalo has some Minnesota health care workers worry the same thing could happen where they work.
'Where Is It?' Nurses, Lawmakers Voice Frustrations Over Continued Lack Of Personal Protective Equipment Minnesota lawmakers heard pleas from nurses on the front lines in the COVID-19 battle Tuesday.
Nurse Fired From United Hospital Continues Fight Over Hospital-Issued ScrubsAllina Health says it adheres to the latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Minnesota Department of Health. Neither consider hospital-issued scrubs as Personal Protective Equipement (PPE).
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Nurses At Children’s Minnesota Vote On FurloughsA number of health care groups in Minnesota are dealing with declining revenue because elective surgeries have been canceled due to an expected surge of coronavirus patients.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Nursing Association Leader Alarmed By State's Mask InventoryAs Minnesotans venture out to grab essentials or just some fresh air, more and more of them are masking up.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 'That's Our Armor': Nurses Hammer Home Stark Reality Of PPE ShortageWCCO talks to a Twin Cities nurse on the COVID-19 front lines about the dire shortage of protective gear.
'It Was Chaotic': Fight Puts North Memorial Medical Center On LockdownOfficials at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale say they have no plans for additional security after a large fight broke out in the emergency room Thursday afternoon.
Minnesota Nurses Reach Agreement With More Metro HospitalsThe Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) says that more agreements have been made with metro hospitals.
Minnesota Nurses Association, Children's Hospitals Reach AgreementThe Minnesota Nurses Association reached a tentative agreement on a new three-year contract with Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota early Saturday morning.
Nurses Work Under Expired Contracts As Negotiations ContinueElaina Hane, a pediatric nurse in the ICU at Children's Hospital, is on the negotiating team for the Minnesota Nurses Association. They're still fighting for higher wages and more affordable insurance for some of the 13,000 nurses in the MNA.
Minnesota Nurses Plan Informational Pickets Around Metro Hospitals
MNA Nurses Awarded Back Pay For Health Care Contract ViolationThe back pay is projected to total about $345,000 for 400 nurses.
Minnesota Hospitals Dealing With IV Bag ShortageThe problem started right after Hurricane Maria cut power to manufacturing plants in Puerto Rico.
Nurses Pay Off Medical Debt For 1,800 Minnesota FamiliesMembers of the Minnesota Nurses Association worked with a New York-based nonprofit to acquire and erase the debt. Nurses say they felt they needed to pay back their patients' kindness.
Following Contract Approval, Allina Nurses Return To WorkStarting Sunday, striking nurses at five Allina hospitals will head back to their jobs.