St. John's Hospital

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2014

    Is It Wise to Further Criminalize Attacks on Nurses?

    On November 2, a patient at St. John's Hospital in Maplewood attacked four nurses, severely injuring two before police tackled him. One nurse came away with a broken wrist, another a collapsed lung. This and other violent hospital encounters inspired State Rep. Joe Atkins to propose a nurse protec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2010

    12,000 Twin Cities nurses strike. Who's affected? [Video]

    ​In what may be the largest ever strike of its kind, 12,000 Twin Cities nurses have walked off the job at 14 area hospitals in a 24-hour strike over pay, pensions and staffing ratios. Outside Abbott Northwestern in Minneapolis, they greeted the day with a rendition of "Amazing Grace." The hos ... More >>

  • News

    January 22, 2003

    Imagine No More Nurses

    Recruiting foreign nurses to cover staffing shortfalls is local hospitals' latest healthcare Band-Aid. But the crisis only grows.