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  10/24/2011, Tishrei 26, 5772

Nurses Walk Out on Wolfson Wards

Nurses walked out of internal wards at Wolfson Hospital in Holon, south of Tel Aviv, Monday morning, in protest of repeated overcrowding relative to the level of staffing.

Chairwoman Ilana Cohen of the Nurses Federation warned, on Sunday, that the situation at Wolfson could be a barometer of nationwide problems.