ALBANY, N.Y. – A rally will be held in Albany on Saturday by
the New York State Nurses Association.
The rally will begin at 4 p.m. at the Department of Health
office entrance in the Empire State Plaza Convention Center.
Saturday's rally of NYS Nurses Association of RN's will be
held directly after the session of the annual Legislative Conference. Nurses
plan to march through the concourse and deliver a petition to the NYS
Department of Health which calls for an end to healthcare inequality.
NYSNA Nurses say they want the DOH to end policies that
worsen healthcare inequality including hospital cuts, closures in low-income
communities of floor, and unsafe RN staffing levels I hospitals.
The rally is sponsored by the NYS Association of Black and
Puerto Rican Legislators.