May 3rd, 2018

NUHW report triggers scathing audit of California nursing homes

An audit report that stemmed from NUHW’s research into California’s largest nursing home operator blames lax state oversight for continued “substandard quality of care” in nursing homes across the state. California State … keep reading >

April 4th, 2018

Op-ed: It’s time for Queen of the Valley to honor its workers’ right to unionize

This op-ed by Napa County Democratic Central Committee Chairman G. Anthony Phillips was published April 3, 2018, in the Napa Valley Register.   Napa residents are fortunate to have Queen of the … keep reading >

April 4th, 2018

NUHW op-ed: Stop Trump from discriminating against patients on ‘moral grounds’

This op-ed originally appeared in the April 3, 2018, edition of the Mercury News. Caregivers must advocate for patients, not discriminate against them. I’ve seen firsthand how people suffer when health … keep reading >

February 20th, 2018

NUHW staffing arbitration victory highlighted in San Francisco Examiner

This opinion piece originally ran in the San Francisco Examiner: A victory for caregivers and patients As a patient care assistant at California Pacific Medical Center, my job includes feeding patients, … keep reading >

February 16th, 2018

NUHW members rally in support of Dreamers

About 30 NUHW members participated in a Feb. 6 rally outside their Oakland hospital supporting undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children. With Congress again facing pressure to restore … keep reading >