Can my hospital refuse to pay me for time spent on completing competencies?

Question Details: Certain competencies are required to be completed each year, ideally at work. However, the patient load has been so heavy that these competencies are difficult to do at work. Our organization is refusing to pay us if these are done at home and threatening disciplinary action if not completed by a certain time. Many people have already completed these competencies at home without pay for fear of consequences.

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