October 30th, 2018

West Anaheim workers win 16 to 49 percent raises

For years, Prime Healthcare underpaid workers at West Anaheim Medical Center, while milking millions of dollars in profit. But that changed last year when more than 100 nurses and medical technicians joined NUHW and started fighting for a fair contract. After staging a picket and a one-day strike and authorizing a five-day strike, those workers […]

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October 30th, 2018

Kindred Brea steward nominations

Shop stewards are your co-workers. They will be trained to be the first line of defense in working with you to solve issues, provide union representation during investigatory or disciplinary meetings, keep their co-workers united and informed, and enforce our union contract. Shop stewards are responsible for working as a team to build a strong […]

October 30th, 2018

Mental health clinicians launch campaign to improve care at Kaiser Permanente

We launched a social media campaign this month alerting Californians that Kaiser Permanente is still making patients wait far too long for follow-up mental health care appointments. The campaign features images of Kaiser mental health clinicians with messages about how Kaiser has refused to provide prompt mental health treatment in violation of state and federal […]

October 30th, 2018

More RadNet workers join NUHW

Dozens of workers at RadNet, the nation’s largest imaging center, rejected a fierce anti-union campaign from management and voted this month to join NUHW. In a series of elections, 67 RadNet employees at seven sites across Orange County choose to form a union to fight for better pay, less oppressive workloads and respect from their […]

October 30th, 2018

NUHW releases video highlighting USC’s corporate welfare

More than 1,000 NUHW members at Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center have called a three-day strike to start Nov. 14. Workers are demanding a fair contract for themselves and a fair shake for Keck dietary workers whose jobs are outsourced to a French firm that pays them barely above the […]