National Union of Healthcare Workers

San Rafael Healthcare and Wellness Center

March 7th, 2018

NUHW members testify on understaffed nursing homes in Marin County

California’s largest nursing home company could be facing a campaign to wrest control of its two Marin County homes after workers and residents testified that both homes are chronically understaffed and under-resourced. … keep reading >


March 1st, 2018

Workers’ Rights Board to hold Sunday hearing on troubled Marin nursing homes

The Workers’ Rights Board, a project of North Bay Jobs with Justice, is holding a public hearing on Sunday in Novato regarding accusations of poor patient care and working conditions provided by … keep reading >


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November 17th, 2017

Video: How Brius nursing home tycoon Shlomo Rechnitz bilks seniors, taxpayers

Watch how billionaire nursing home tycoon Shlomo Rechnitz bilks seniors and taxpayers by shifting Medicare and Medi-Cal dollars from his Brius nursing homes to other companies he controls. Rechnitz operates more than 80 nursing homes in … keep reading >


October 24th, 2017

Gavin Newsom discusses NUHW, unions, and single-payer health care at 2018 Governor Candidate Debate

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom discussed NUHW as a model union and the importance of labor unions, and voice his support of a single-payer healthcare system at NUHW’s 2018 Governor Candidate Debate in … keep reading >


August 23rd, 2017

Marin County caregivers strike to defend First Amendment rights

Employees of the largest nursing home operator in California manned picket lines in Marin County Tuesday after Brius Healthcare refused to finalize contracts for the caregivers unless they took down their watchdog … keep reading >