Fountain Valley Regional Hospital Workers Picket for Better Working Conditions
Hundreds of healthcare workers wearing red union shirts and holding signs demanding a fair contract walked the picket line yesterday afternoon in front of Fountain Valley Regional Hospital. The picketers, members of the National Union of Health Care Workers (NUHW), sought to draw attention to job conditions at Orange County's largest for-profit hospital. The union charges that Tenet Healthcare Corporation fails to provide comparable wages while relying on an increasingly part-time and on-call workforce.
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