Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Visits Oakland, Receives Nurses’ Union EndorsementA national nurses union warmly welcomed Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders to Oakland on Monday, along with his message of taxing the wealthy, better health care for all, and free college tuition for students.
UCSF Nurses Say Mission Bay Can't Handle Traffic From Proposed Warriors Stadium
Vote Could Shutter Oakland Youth Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center After 30 Years Of ServiceAfter 30 years, Thunder Road Adolescent Treatment Center for youth is threatened with closure by Sutter Health, its subsidizer, and one of the largest nonprofit health care corporations in the state.
Chief Academic Officer Says San Francisco Needs 14,000 Nurses By 2020From candy striper to naval nurse to chief academic officer, Christy Torkildson’s passion has always been nursing.
Demand For Registered Nurses Expected To Rise 19% Over The Next 10 YearsJill Schlesinger zeros in one lucrative career option in the Bay Area that's rapidly growing: registered nurses.
18,000 Kaiser Nurses Strike Over Ebola Preparedness; Health Facilities Expected To Stay OpenThousands of Kaiser Permanente nurses are on a two-day strike in Northern California as contract negotiations continue.
Kaiser Nurses Citing Ebola Safety Concerns Begin 2-Day Strike On TuesdayAbout 18,000 nurses who work for Northern California Kaiser Permanente Hospitals, and other facilities, plan to go on a two-day strike Tuesday morning citing Ebola safety concerns and general patient care.
Nurses Group Says Public Was Misinformed: 'UCSF Not Ready For Ebola’Last week the State of California announced any Ebola cases will be treated at five designated UC medical centers, but on Tuesday about a dozen nurses protested at UCSF’s Parnassus campus.
US Journalist Recovers; President Obama's Ebola 'Czar' Gets To WorkA TV news cameraman treated for Ebola was ready to go home Wednesday as President Barack Obama brought together top aides and his new "czar" to coordinate a national response should an Ebola outbreak happen.
Nurses Say California Hospitals Unprepared For Ebola Outbreak; Gov. Brown Hears From Healthcare WorkersBay Area nurses say their hospitals are unprepared to handle Ebola patients during a rally Tuesday in Oakland. Meanwhile, members of California’s largest nurses’ union met with Gov. Jerry Brown and other health care experts in Sacramento Tuesday a day after federal health officials issued new guidelines for health care workers treating Ebola patients.
7 Flights Made Before Ebola Victim's Frontier Airlines Jet Decontaminated, Complete List Of Flight Numbers Impacts Over 750 PeopleFrontier Airlines is replacing seat covers, carpeting, and air filters around the seat where the Ebola victim traveled, and now revealed the jet made seven flights before being pulled out of service for proper sterilization.
Bay Area Nurses Blame Texas Hospital For Mishandling Ebola CasesBay Area nurses are blaming the Texas hospital after the second health care worker tested positive for Ebola Tuesday.