Registered nurses at Affinity Medical Center–a 266-bed facility in Massillon, Ohio–are asking hospital officials to delay the go-live of an electronic medical record system until the hospital agrees to proceed in a “safe” manner with the nurses. According to an announcement from National Nurses United, the RNs–represented by affiliate National Nurses Organizing Committee (NNOC) in Ohio–haven't had sufficient training and fear putting patients at risk.

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Source: Nurses want delay on EHR go-live, cite lack of training