Frontline nurses, workers at Butler Hospital to protest low staffing levels
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Frontline nurses and workers at Care New England’s Butler Hospital plan to protest low staffing levels on Thursday.
A nurse’s union spokesperson told ABC 6 News that staffing levels at the hospital are dangerously low.
The workers are also asking for higher wages and free or reduced-cost training program to get new people in the door.
The picket will take place at 2:30 p.m. outside the facility.