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Mandatory Overtime, Nurse Fatigue, & Medical Errors-Ohio Nurses Fight Back!

Can an employer threaten or intimidate you for refusing overtime?  On paper that should absolutely not be the case, however, nurses in Ohio are living out the opposite. According to Ohio Nurses Association (ONA), nurses are routinely threatened by their … Continue reading

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The Vast Majority of Nurses Deserve Overtime Pay. Most Aren’t Getting It.

by Attorney, Tim Becker For every doctor working in the US right now, there are more than 5 nurses. Forget the backbone. Nurses are the organs, glands and muscles of America’s healthcare system. But more often than not, these crucial … Continue reading

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