'What about public's right to know?' senator asks regarding nurses
November 13, 2013 — 2:13pm
Today, a Minnesota legislative panel will examine the Minnesota Board of Nursing’s licensing and disciplinary practices, in the wake of a Star Tribune investigative series on nurses that highlighted cases of nurses continuing to practice after violations.
The newspaper’s analysis found that dozens of nurses who have neglected and maltreatment patients, stolen drugs or practiced while im
Leslie Anderson's daughter, requires round the clock nursing care due to complications from moyamoya disease. One of the nurses had been charged with child maltreatment for having a meth lab in her home. Anderson learned about it after the nurse had been fired for stealing her daughter's oxycontin.
Seven DFL state senators said they would not support a bonding bill if there is no funding approved for the Southwest Light-Rail Transit project, a train that would run between downtown Minneapolis and Eden Prairie.