‘People over profits’: Visalia nursing home employees demand better working conditions

USAToday.com | June 19, 2020
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Westgate Gardens Care Center employees on Thursday carried signs and chanted calls for hazard pay and better treatment during the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 outbreaks in local nursing homes have been one of the main drivers of Tulare County COVID-19 infections.

Westgate nurses and employees say they don’t get paid as much as their peers at Linwood Meadows and Redwood Springs, two other Visalia homes that have been ravaged by large-scale coronavirus outbreaks…

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