(NEW YORK) -- The start of a new school year is a time for new learning, new schedules and new teachers and friends. Unfortunately, it can also be a time for new illnesses as kids return to spending time inside classrooms. This school year is also... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Thousands of nurses from around the country marched to the White House and past the U.S. Capitol Thursday demanding reforms to the health care industry they claim has been putting their lives in danger and prioritizing profits over the care of patients. They called... Read More.
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(WASHINGTON) -- Health care workers held a vigil across from the White House Thursday night, lighting 481 candles, saying each represented the life of a nurse lost to COVID. Activists recited poems and told personal stories, claiming the nurses' deaths were preventable and demanding workplace... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The country's largest nurses' union praised the federal government on Wednesday after officials said three states tasked with implementing their own safety measures for health care workers would lose that right unless they adhered to agreed-upon guidelines. The U.S. Occupational Safety and... Read More.
(HONOLULU) — On Wednesday, somewhere over the Pacific, a woman who didn't know she was pregnant gave birth to a baby boy. Lavinia "Lavi" Mounga was flying from Salt Lake City to Honolulu on April 28 for a vacation when she gave birth to her... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As hospitals brace for the holidays amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, staffing shortages in U.S. hospitals have created a higher-than-normal demand for international nurses -- but rising costs and immigration delays are thwarting their efforts.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the number of COVID-19 cases continue to spike across the country and hospitals become full, nurses and doctors are taking to social media to beg the public to take COVID-19 seriously and... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, CHRIS CIRILLO, and ERIC NOLL, ABC News(BOSTON) -- Jacklyn Rodriguez was 28 weeks pregnant when she was diagnosed with COVID-19 and intubated. While sedated, nurses helped her give birth to her son 10 weeks early in an... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(CHICAGO) -- At least 800 Chicago nurses and several hundred health care workers went on strike Monday, calling for safer working conditions and fair pay."Nurses across the country are at the tipping point," said... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As millions of students and teachers return to school amid the coronavirus pandemic, so too will tens of thousands of school nurses who suddenly find themselves on the COVID-19 front lines.School... Read More.