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Give healthcare workers the mental health support they deserve

Give healthcare workers the mental health support they deserve

Defending healthcare workers has become an essential part of our daily lives. In March, we were proud to see the Dr. Lorna Breen Healthcare Provider Protection Act signed into law to provide $135 million for programs to support the mental health and wellbeing of healthcare workers. . However, while this was a welcome first step, …

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Hotel trains workers to help reduce veteran suicides

Hotel trains workers to help reduce veteran suicides

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Veterans are 1.5 times more likely than the general population to die by suicide, with an average of 20 veterans killing themselves every day. To help combat this crisis, Innisfree Hotels has launched its own internal initiative to train employees working with veterans or those with mental health issues with the …

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California aims to maximize health insurance subsidies for workers during labor disputes

California aims to maximize health insurance subsidies for workers during labor disputes

By Annie Sciacca This spring, Chevron workers testified that the company revoked the health coverage of hundreds of United Steelworkers Local 5 members at the refinery in Richmond, Calif., during a strike that ultimately lasted two months. . Thousands of Stanford Health Care nurses were told in April that they would lose their health insurance …

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