National Union of Healthcare Workers

Press Releases

May 15th, 2018

NUHW members agree to contract that will boost wages up to 42 percent by 2020

In another important step toward improving the lives of some of Southern California’s lowest-paid workers, hospital workers represented by the National Union of Healthcare Workers overwhelmingly approved a contract that will include … keep reading >

January 30th, 2018

NUHW endorses Mark Leno for San Francisco mayor; Jane Kim receives second-choice endorsement

The National Union of Healthcare Workers  has endorsed former State Sen. Mark Leno as its first choice for Mayor of San Francisco. Leno, who also served on the San Francisco Board of … keep reading >

December 14th, 2017

NUHW members strike legal blow against attempted union busting

NUHW members at Queen of the Valley Medical Center won a major victory this month when a federal judge ordered the Napa hospital to resume good faith bargaining. At the behest … keep reading >

November 6th, 2017

NUHW commits $100,000 for California wildfire victims

The National Union of Healthcare Workers has committed $100,000 to help victims of the Northern California wildfires that killed 42 people and destroyed 5,700 buildings. Overall, 22 NUHW members in Sonoma and … keep reading >

November 2nd, 2017

Elk Grove Unified mental health clinicians join NUHW

The National Union of Healthcare Workers continued its drive to organize mental health clinicians Wednesday with a victory at the Elk Grove Unified School District. A total of 39 mental health therapists … keep reading >