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Long Beach Nurses Stage Hospital Strike
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Long Beach – Some 2,000 registered nurses at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and the affiliated Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach went on strike for 24 hours beginning this morning, but the targeted hospital system said it had hired replacements and would keep the strikers locked out until next week. The walkout by the nurses, who are represented by the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United, began at 7 a.m. today, according to the union. Over recent days, some 1,500 signs were prepared for the occasion.