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Children’s Hospital Oakland nurses plan strike next week
Contra Costa Times

Nearly 700 nurses plan to strike Children’s Hospital Oakland for three days next week in a dispute over a new contract. The hospital will remain open during the Oct. 12 to 14 strike, leaders said. “We have hired qualified pediatric and specialty replacement nurses to work alongside our nonstriking nurses, physicians and other employees,” said Nancy Shibata, chief nursing officer.