News

Borgess Nurses Oppose New Staffing Grids

Contact: Andrew Baker, 517-488-1707

Hospital Plan to Slash RN Staffing Places Patients in Danger

(Kalamazoo, MI) The following statement should be attributed to Jamie Brown, RN and President of the Borgess Staff Nurses Council/Michigan Nurses Association regarding rumored Borgess layoffs. … Continue reading

Hearing Highlights Concerns About Patient Harm in Hospitals

Contact: Dawn Kettinger or (517) 721-9688

Nurses, bipartisan sponsors urge action to add accountability and transparency to the industry

(Lansing, MI) Registered nurses today welcomed a hearing on the Safe Patient Care Act in the House Health Policy Committee as major progress in the effort to add much-needed accountability and transparency to the hospital industry. … Continue reading

Michigan Nurses Endorse Abdul El-Sayed for Governor

Michigan Nurses Association is first union to endorse him

Nurse-leaders of the Michigan Nurses Association (MNA), the largest labor and professional organization representing registered nurses Michigan, today announced the union’s endorsement of Abdul El-Sayed for governor. … Continue reading