Nurses Union Rails Against ‘Unproven’ Medical Technology

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  • May 22 2014, 8:57am EDT

The 185,000-member National Nurses United has launched a nationwide media campaign railing against the dangers of “unproven” medical technology and a lack of standardized care that exposes patients to “severe risk of harm.”

Hospitals and other healthcare facilities are spending billions of dollars on medical technology “sold to the public as the cure for everything from medical errors to cutting costs,” says NNU. However, the reality is proving to be far different, according to the nurse union’s media campaign--which includes radio ads, video and social media.

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