Healthcare

Nurses may strike over care staff pay and conditions

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  • 55,000 care staff may go on strike in the private sector, including in elderly care homes.
  • The union Kommunal gave notice of a strike after negotiations for a new agreement with employers broke down.
  • The union says employers currently want to pay for extra wages by worsening working conditions; employers Almega Vårdföretagarna say any extra pay needs to come from the existing framework.