Press Releases

October 19th, 2017

Gold Star father Khizr Khan to address NUHW members

Khizr Khan, the Gold Star father, who famously pulled out his pocket-sized U.S. Constitution during his 2016 speech at the Democratic Convention, will be addressing the NUHW Leadership Conference Saturday in Anaheim. … keep reading >

August 24th, 2017

Dominican Hospital therapists join NUHW

NUHW’s rapid growth continued in Santa Cruz this week when 98 physical, occupational and speech therapists at Dignity Health Dominican Hospital voted to join the union. The 78-12 vote came just two … keep reading >

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August 23rd, 2017

Thursday: Vigil planned outside Napa hospital facing federal complaint for coercing workers

As a hearing wraps up in federal court into allegations that Queen of the Valley Medical Center executives coerced employees and illegally withdrew recognition of … keep reading >

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August 21st, 2017

August 22: Caregivers strike to defend First Amendment rights against nursing home conglomerate

Dozens of Bay Area nursing home workers will stage a one-day strike Tuesday, August 22, after Brius Healthcare illegally refused to finalize new contracts unless they take down their union’s watchdog website: keep reading >

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June 21st, 2017

West Anaheim Medical Center caregivers vote to join NUHW

ANAHEIM — Caregivers at West Anaheim Medical Center voted decisively Tuesday, June 20 to join the National Union of Healthcare Workers. Nearly 60 percent of workers elected to form a union despite a … keep reading >