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Alaska Nurses Association Affiliates with AFT!

May 7, 2015

Alaska Nurses Association to affiliate with the AFT The Alaska Nurses Association (AaNA) Labor Program formally announced April 8 that it has agreed to affiliate with the AFT Nurses and…

2015 NFN Labor Academy/AFT PIC and AFT Healthcare Leaders Conference May 19-22

April 1, 2015

2015 NFN Labor Academy/AFT Professional Issues Conference and AFT Healthcare Leaders Conference May 19-22 Two back-to-back healthcare conferences   AFT Nurses and Health Professionals 2015 Healthcare Leaders Conference Tuesday May…

What is Full Time?

February 17, 2015

A few weeks ago, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill titled the Save American Workers Act. Don’t let the name fool you. If enacted, this legislation would actually…

NPR Story on On the Job Nursing Injuries

February 4, 2015

NPR is broadcasting a story that started today and  is running weekly for 4 weeks about on the job injuries to nurses. It is long form journalism that hits hard…

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