Find a long-term solution, medical group says after foreign nurses given green light
The Malaysian Medical Association says throughout the world, wealthier countries have been scouting for talent from developing or poorer countries.
Nurses moot ideas of their own after uniform kerfuffle
Some call for flexibility in choosing their own clothing according to duty.
Indonesian doctors, nurses protest proposed changes to healthcare laws
At least five unions have raised concerns, arguing health workers could be disadvantaged.
UK health minister says will not negotiate on pay with nurses' union
The union is already balloting its 300,000 members on further strike action over the next six months.
South Korea community doctors launch strike in protest over nursing law
The bill was primarily designed to help nurses, who have been suffering from burn-out and a shrinking talent pool while fighting on the frontlines against Covid-19.
Nurses reject UK govt pay offer, escalate strikes
Royal College of Nursing members will walk out for 48 hours on April 30, with the action extended to staff in emergency departments, intensive care and cancer care units for the first time.
Recruit more nurses, audit report says amid increasing workload
This follows an audit at four public hospitals, which found that the recruitment of nursing positions was not equivalent to the requirements and failed to comply with the recommended 'level of care' ratio.
Britain faces largest ever healthcare strikes as pay disputes drag on
The NHS, historically a source of pride for most Britons, is under extreme pressure with millions of patients on waiting lists for operations and thousands each month failing to receive prompt emergency care.
Nurses in England launch fresh strikes over pay
The main nursing union accuses the government of failing to negotiate seriously on improving their pay deal for the current year.
New York nurses end strike after reaching deals on hospital staffing
As news of a deal spread, including a guarantee of better ratios of staff to patients, nurses in scrubs cheered and embraced each other outside the hospital buildings.
More than 7,000 nurses go on strike in New York City
The Covid-19 pandemic along with a respiratory syncytial virus outbreak and this year's flu season has put a strain on the healthcare sector across the city, creating tensions between nurses and their employers.
Ambulance workers join widening UK strikes
Unions representing both NHS nurses and ambulance workers have threatened further stoppages in the new year if the government keeps refusing to discuss pay.
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