Novato Healthcare Center

1565 Hill Road, Novato, CA 94947

Novato Healthcare Center is part of the for-profit Brius chain dozens of nursing homes throughout California. Novato Healthcare Center workers voted to join NUHW in 2015.

Representative:

Alex Early
(617) 816-4260
aearly@nuhw.org

 

Novato Healthcare Center LATEST NEWS

Queen challenges union election for the third time

POSTED ON April 10th, 2017

In an unprecedented move, St. Joseph Health is seeking to overturn its workers’ vote to unionize at Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa for the third time. In November 2016, Queen workers voted by a 3-2 margin to join NUHW. After losing two appeals, Queen’s corporate executives are now preparing to file a […]


Our sanctuary union provides a safe space for members

POSTED ON April 10th, 2017

Versions of this op-ed appeared in Labor Notes and the San Francisco Examiner. I had no money and spoke no English when I illegally crossed the border into California 23 years ago, but I worked hard and fought for the right to stay here. Had I made that harrowing journey this year, I’m sure I’d be deported […]


Nursing home bill would help vulnerable seniors

POSTED ON March 8th, 2017

This op-ed originally appeared in the Eureka Times-Standard. After 52 years of marriage, Ellie and John Catudal had no reason to think they could ever be separated. Then Shlomo Rechnitz, the owner of Eureka Rehabilitation and Wellness Center, where the Catudals shared a room, announced he was shuttering the facility and two others nearby. Suddenly, […]


NUHW Pulse – March 2017: the latest news from NUHW

POSTED ON March 7th, 2017

Welcome to the March 2017 edition of NUHW Pulse, our union’s e-newsletter! Executive Board declares NUHW a sanctuary union After garnering overwhelming support from our members in an online survey and in membership meetings throughout the state, our Executive Board adopted a resolution declaring NUHW a sanctuary union to help protect and support the immigrant […]


March 2017 – Victories and updates from around the union

POSTED ON March 6th, 2017

Read more below for the latest developments in the union, including grievance victories, settlements, and bargaining updates. Members at Sutter–California Pacific Medical Center won a path to staffing relief moments before they were scheduled to testify at a hearing about Sutter’s refusal to honor our contract. After dragging its feet on the staffing issue for […]