WASHINGTON, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tune in now to AFGE's "Inside Government" to learn about National Nurses Week. The show, which originally aired on Friday, May 4, is now available on demand.
AFGE National Secretary-Treasurer J. David Cox , 8th District National Vice President Jane Nygaard and Legislative Representative Marilyn Park discussed National Nurses Week, which takes place May 6 – 12. The trio addressed challenges federal nurses face at the Department of Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Prisons and Department of Defense and discussed the union's Nurses Steering Committee. Cox, Nygaard and Park also detailed legislation affecting federal nurses and the impact staffing, funding and workplace safety have on patient care.
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