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.
Bay Area Procedures Already In Place; CDC Urges U.S. Hospitals To Look For Ebola Symptoms The CDC urged all hospitals across the U.S. to be on the lookout for patients with Ebola-like symptoms after a Texas nurse contracted the deadly virus. UCSF said hospital workers are regularly trained in infection prevention.
Nurses Want More Protection From Ebola Exposure, Say CDC Guidelines Not Sufficient Nurses in the Bay Area, and all over the nation, are worried that if they have to help treat an Ebola patient, their lives would be in danger because they say the government does not require that they wear the highest level of protective gear.
Nurse In San Francisco Offers Advice On Education And CareersAs demand for health care services increases in San Francisco, so will the demand for more nurses.
UC Hospital Employees, Nurses Strike, Forcing Surgery CancellationsAbout 13,000 patient care workers at the University of California’s five medical centers were holding a one-day strike Wednesday over their allegation that the university has engaged in unfair labor practices.
Bay Area Nurses Departing For Typhoon Relief In PhilippinesA group of nurses from the Registered Nurse Response Network were set to depart from San Francisco International Airport Thursday night for the Philippines to help provide relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Hundreds Of Nurses Walk Out At Two San Jose HospitalsA large group of registered nurses walked off the job Thursday morning at two hospitals in San Jose.
UC Medical Workers Begin 2-Day StrikeUniversity of California medical center workers in San Francisco and several other cities statewide began a two-day strike Tuesday.
Hospital Officials Say Deficit Could Close San Pablo HospitalDoctors Medical Center in San Pablo could close within the year if the financially troubled community hospital cannot close a $17 million deficit, officials said Tuesday.
5,000 Nurses At 10 Bay Area Hospitals Stage WalkoutRoughly 5,000 registered nurses from 10 Sutter and Hospital Corporation of America hospitals throughout the Bay Area are striking Tuesday, charging that the hospitals are making cuts in nurses’ benefits and patient care standards.
Bay Area Nurses Set To Strike At 10 HospitalsUnion officials say thousands of Bay Area nurses are set to walk off the job early Tuesday in what will be the second strike this month by nurses represented by the California Nurses Association.
2 Santa Clara County Jail Nurses Arrested For Stealing Prescription DrugsInvestigators say two nurses at a California jail have been arrested for stealing prescription drugs intended for the medical care of inmates.
Community Corner: From San Francisco To New York, Celebrating Heroes In HospitalsA new book celebrates the lives and work of those who often go unnoticed. 'The American Nurse' features 75 unforgettable women and men at the heart of America's healthcare system.
Nurses To Stage One-Day Strike At 7 Bay Area Sutter HospitalsAbout 3,200 registered nurses at seven hospitals managed by Sutter Health in the East Bay are planning a one-day strike on Thursday to protest concessions that they say Sutter management is demanding.