Sarah Kwon

Burned Out by Covid and 80-Hour Workweeks, Resident Physicians Unionize

KFF Health News Original

In California and beyond, physician trainees working long hours for what in some states amounts to little more than minimum wage are organizing to seek better pay, benefits, and working conditions. More than 1,300 of them at three L.A. County public hospitals will vote May 30 on whether to strike.