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Nurses plan 1-day strike at hospitals in Hazard, Beckley, W.Va.
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Friday, April 25, 2014 4:02 AM EDT
Registered nurses are planning a one-day strike at two hospitals in Kentucky and West Virginia operated by Appalachian Regional Healthcare.
The Lexington Herald-Leader said the hospitals are Appalachian Regional in Hazard and Beckley Appalachian Regional in Beckley, W.Va.
ARH said on its website the company will do what is necessary to continue "quality service to patients." The company also said it has filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board against the Southern United Nurses/National Nurses United for alleged failure to bargain.
Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, http://www.kentucky.com