Historic Agreement for Nurses in Nation’s Biggest For Profit Hospital System

Provides Big Gains in Patient Care, Economic Improvements. National Nurses United, May 7, 2012 Tampa - Registered nurses at 10 Florida hospitals that are a part of the nation’s largest for profit hospital chain, Nashville-based HCA, have achieved their first collective bargaining contract with important improvements in patient care protections and enhanced professional and economic standards. Together, these provisions will help keep experienced RNs on staff at the bedside, National Nurses United (NNU) announced today. NNU is the largest union and professional association of registered nurses in the US, with 170,000 members. ... Historic