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Community Hospital RNs begin walkout today
The Press-Enterprise

A strike by Riverside Community Hospital’s 800 registered nurses is scheduled to start at 5:30 a.m. today, a union spokesperson said Wednesday afternoon.

There have been no talks this week, said Aimee Barajas, communications director for Service Employees International Local 121RN. Contract negotiations that had been scheduled for Monday and Tuesday were called off by the hospital’s management, Barajas said.