National Union of Healthcare Workers


May 25th, 2018

NUHW members volunteer to elect allies in June Primary election

As a social worker, Martha Rea is no stranger to knocking on a stranger’s door and striking up a conversation. But even she was a little nervous pounding the pavement for Mark … keep reading >

May 25th, 2018

Steward Spotlight: Kari Helgeson

Kari Helgeson can’t remember a time when she didn’t know how to swim. She grew up in Loveland, Colorado, a small town 60 miles north of Denver. The area is dotted with lakes, … keep reading >

May 23rd, 2018

News of the Week: NUHW pickets and contract victory draw headlines

Each week we share articles on subjects that are important to NUHW and its members. Here are several must-read stories over the past seven days: The Los Angeles Times wrote about our … keep reading >

May 23rd, 2018

Workers demand a fair contract at Providence Tarzana

After seven months of negotiations, more than 100 caregivers picketed outside Providence Tarzana Medical Center on Tuesday, May 22 to protest the hospital’s unfair labor practices and unwillingness to propose fair wage … keep reading >

May 18th, 2018

News of the Month – May

The Supreme Court has dealt an initial blow to millions of workers in the first of two major disputes this term pitting corporations against labor unions, USA Today reports. In a … keep reading >