Tel Hashomer nurses abandon wards, protest overcrowding

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 9, 2012 10:48




Nurses at Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer walked out of three internal departments Monday morning in protest of overcrowding, Army Radio reported.

The nurses were protesting the fact that the occupancy of the wards reached 140 percent. According to an agreement between the Nurses' Association and the state, the occupancy in the internal departments will not rise above 115%.


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