Teamsters Will Stand and Fight for Nurses At Bonner General

Hospital Denies Nurses' Request for Voluntary Recognition. Teamsters Local 690, July 17, 2006 A majority of the over 100 nurses at Bonner General Hospital (BGH) in Sandpoint, Idaho were denied their formal request to form a Union by CEO Sheryl Rickard. Rickard claimed that a union would hinder communication between the nurses and administration. She further stated that she would fight the nurse's attempts to form a union because it was not good for the community or the hospital. ... Teamsters