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Nurses Protest 'Appreciation Gala' Amidst Layoffs



Why would nurses want to cancel a glittering gala event honoring them? UMass Memorial has announced plans to close a 28-bed med-surg floor, potentially laying off 27 RNs and assorted support staff, according to the Massachusetts Nurses Association. For the nurses, there is not much to celebrate.



1 comments on "Nurses Protest 'Appreciation Gala' Amidst Layoffs"
Todd Madden (9/23/2010 at 3:29 PM)

Apparently near universal coverage in a state does not mean universal care.