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Nurses go on strike at Quincy Medical Center

Nurses holding signs and decked in blue coats marched in front of Quincy Medical Center on Thursday morning, shouting demands for increased staffing and chanting in unison about allegedly unsafe patient conditions.

The scene began at 6 a.m., when nurses with the Massachusetts Nurses Association walked out en masse to join nurses from Norwood Hospital and Morton Hospital in Taunton as part of a one-day strike organized by the union.

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