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HPAE. Putting Care First.

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HPAE. Putting Care First.

A coalition of unionized nurses and healthcare workers joined HPAE to release a new position paper “CODE RED: Understaffed. Overworked. Unsafe for everyone. One in three nurses have left hospital bedside care due to the stress of crushing workloads. Unionized healthcare workers, patients and communities are pushing for passage of NJ-S304, a law mandating enforceable staffing ratios in New Jersey hospitals.

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NJ nurses rally for more staff, lighter workloads (video)
May 12 2023

Hundreds of nurses rallied at the State House in Trenton, chanting, “Safe staffing saves lives!” ...claiming they’re overworked, understaffed and out of patience with New Jersey healthcare systems that don’t schedule enough nurses per shift.

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