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Western State Hospital is Washington state's largest psychiatric facility. CREDIT: AUSTIN JENKINS / NORTHWEST NEWS NETWORK

Western State Hospital Nurses Sign No-Confidence Petition Over Attacks By Psychiatric Patients

In the wake of three serious patient-on-staff assaults, more than 150 nurses at Washington’s Western State Hospital have signed a “no-confidence” letter calling for the replacement of the psychiatric hospital’s chief nursing officer Karen Pitman and her deputies. Continue Reading Western State Hospital Nurses Sign No-Confidence Petition Over Attacks By Psychiatric Patients

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