Registered Nurses at Skagit Valley Hospital Hold Informational Picket During Stalled Contract Negotiations

Washington State Nurses Association, June 21, 2011 Mount Vernon - Washington State Nurses Association (WSNA), representing over 440 registered nurses at Skagit Valley Hospital, is holding an informational picket today to highlight issues critical to patient safety and nurse retention. Over the course of the day, nearly 300 nurses and community members will gather in front of Skagit Valley Hospital to speak out and educate the public about key concerns including changes to overtime, the ability to retain experienced nurses and drastic wage cuts. ... Registered