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Video of Testimony by MNA Nurses at State House Hearing on Ebola Preparedness for Frontline Caregivers

The Joint Committee on Public Health held a hearing last week on Ebola Preparedness designed to gather testimony from frontline caregivers and first responders.  MNA/NNU nurses were on hand to present testimony about the varied levels of preparedness in Massachusetts hospitals.  Below, you can follow links to view testimony offered by our panel of nurses including:

Patricia Powers, RN, chair of the MNA/NNU local bargaining unit at Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Meredith Scannell, RN, ED nurse at Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Mary Havlicek Cornacchia, RN, operating room nurse at Tufts Medical Center
Colleen Wolfe, RN, Co-Chair, UMass Memorial Medical Center’s Memorial Campus
Lynn Flagg, RN, ED Nurse at UMass Memorial Medical Center’s University Campus