Healthcare workers protest alleged lack of COVID-19 protections

Healthcare workers at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital staged a rally Thursday, alleging the hospital is failing to test patients for COVID-19 upon admission and not testing workers who may have been exposed to the virus.

It marked the second protest the employees have held over the past month.


They claim that nearly a dozen workers, including nursing assistants, respiratory therapists and medical technicians, have tested positive for coronavirus at the 293-bed...