Facing 'healthcare staffing crisis,' nurses unions turn to state lawmakers for help


A coali­tion of unions repre­senting nurses on Monday raised concerns about what they said was a burgeoning hospital staffing crisis and called on Washington state lawmakers to take action now to address the issue. The Washington State Nurses Associ­a­tion and SEIU Health­care 1199NW said they are working with lawmakers to get legis­la­tion intro­duced in January that will ensure local facil­i­ties are properly staffed now and in the future.”


KOMO: Facing 'healthcare staffing crisis,' nurses unions turn to state lawmakers for help (12/13/21)