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Lenox Nurses Up Their Attack

October 24, 2012 | News via Crain’s Health Pulse

The New York Professional Nurses Union posted a video on its website yesterday that features interviews with Lenox Hill Hospital nurses on contract negotiations.


Nurses: Lenox Hill Newborns Receive Shoddy Care Due To ‘Beyonce’ Rooms

October 18, 2012 | News via NewsOne

The old adage “money talks and bullsh*t walks” has never failed. Case in point, Manhattan’s Lenox Hill Hospital, which was propelled in to the limelight after pop star Beyonce delivered daughter, Blue Ivy, there earlier this year.


‘Beyonce rooms’ for affluent families at New York’s Lenox Hill Hospital are ‘putting other less fortunate mothers and babies at risk’

October 18, 2012 | News via Daily Mail

Deluxe executive suites dubbed the ‘Beyoncé room’ in a New York hospital are putting mothers and babies at risk because of staffing issues, it has been alleged.


Lenox Hill Hospital Nurses Vote to Strike If Demands Not Met

October 18, 2012 | News via DNAinfo

Nurses at the prestigious Lenox Hill Hospital voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to go on strike as early as Nov. 1 if their contract negotiations with the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System fail to meet their demands.


Unrest Among Lenox Hill Nurses

October 18, 2012 | News via Crain’s Health Pulse

Some 1,100 nurses at Lenox Hill Hospital who are in the New York Professional Nurses Union are threatening to strike if they can’t come to terms with management by the time the contract expires in two weeks.


Union Approves Possible Nurses’ Strike At Lenox Hill Hospital

October 18, 2012 | News via NY1

Nurses at Lenox Hill Hospital say they are ready to strike, and their union has approved the job action if a new contract cannot be reached by November 1.


Pregnant Newser Rachel Monahan gets glimpse of the pampering and indulgence of maternity rooms designed for the fantastically rich

October 18, 2012 | News via New York Daily News

When I walked into Lenox Hill Hospital this week for my first tour of a maternity ward, it seemed suddenly, unbearably real.


‘Beyonce’ rooms for affluent new moms at Lenox Hill Hospital are putting newborns at risk: nurses

October 18, 2012 | News via New York Daily News

The executive suites, including the one where the mega-star delivered baby Blue Ivy in January, receive nearly one-on-one nursing care. Two floors above, up to 18 newborns are sometimes tended by a single nurse.


Lenox Hill Hospital Nurses Mull Strike Action

October 16, 2012 | News via DNAinfo

The nurses at Lenox Hill Hospital are considering a strike if their contract negotiations with North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System don’t meet their demands.


Lenox Nurses in Contract Fight

October 8, 2012 | News via Crain’s Health Pulse

Some 1,000 Nurses at Lenox Hill Hospital are negotiating their first contract with North Shore-LIJ since the system took over the Manhattan hospital.