June 17, 2024

OHSU nurses picket for better hospital conditions as contract is set to expire

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Just days after nurses at three Providence facilities ended a strike against the hospital system, healthcare workers at Oregon Health and Science University have launched a demonstration of their own.

The Oregon Nurses Association announced that nurses at OHSU, OHSU Hillsboro and OHSU partner Columbia Memorial Hospital were organizing “a series of informational pickets” from Tuesday, June 27, to Thursday, June 29.