Rusk Rehabilitation Leader Denies Strike Talk

4 years 5 months 2 weeks ago October 04, 2012 Oct 4, 2012 Thursday, October 04 2012 Thursday, October 04, 2012 8:35:00 AM CDT in News
By: Morgan Stephens

COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 spoke to the CEO and employees at HealthSouth Rusk Rehabilitation Center in Columbia and are told there are no strike plans. KOMU 8 news received a tip on October 3rd stating "85 percent of employees are going on strike" because of work hours and policy issues.

Rusk CEO Bruce Eady who said that a strike was not on the horizon for several reasons. He says employees do not belong to a union to organize a strike. He also said many employees told him they are happy with their job

KOMU 8 spoke with employees and patients on their way into the building Thursday. Most had not heard strike rumors.

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