St. Joseph Health System,
Queen of the Valley

1000 Trancas St, Napa, CA 94558

Queen of the Valley is a general acute care hospital located in Napa Valley and is part of St. Joseph Health System. Workers at Queen voted to join NUHW in November 2016.

Organizer:

Hilda Poulson
(510) 214-6732
hpoulson@nuhw.org

St. Joseph, Queen of the Valley LATEST NEWS

July 2017 – Around the union

POSTED ON June 22nd, 2017

Read below for the latest developments in the union, including grievance victories, visits to legislators, settlements, and bargaining updates. Workers at the University of Southern California’s Center for Advanced Lung Disease and Cystic Fibrosis voted unanimously June 14 to join NUHW. Nearly 100 workers at various USC clinics have voted to join NUHW in the […]


NUHW members win nearly three-quarter million in back bonus pay

POSTED ON June 22nd, 2017

NUHW members have won nearly $700,000 in back bonus pay in recent months in settlements with two employers. In the first settlement, members in our two Southern California Kaiser chapters won $340,000 — $300,000 for the Psych-Social Chapter and $40,000 for the Healthcare Professionals chapter. After receiving the incentive award payout in March, stewards in […]


NUHW in the News: Queen of the Valley pilloried for violating rights of workers

POSTED ON June 13th, 2017

News outlets picked up on the National Labor Relations Board complaint accusing Queen of the Valley Medical Center of coercing and discriminating against workers. KPIX5, a CBS affiliate in the Bay Area, ran this report about the complaint: And the Napa Valley Register published this story, noting that the NLRB took the allegations of worker […]


NLRB tells Queen of the Valley to stop breaking the law

POSTED ON June 5th, 2017

The National Labor Relations Board has filed a complaint against Queen of the Valley Medical Center, accusing it of violating federal labor law by “coercing” and “discriminating against” pro-union workers and refusing to bargain in good faith. The complaint issued Wednesday by NLRB Regional Director Jill Coffman came in response to several unfair labor practice […]


NUHW Pulse – May 2017: the latest news from NUHW

POSTED ON May 15th, 2017

Welcome to the May 2017 edition of NUHW Pulse, our union’s e-newsletter! Fountain Valley workers ratify strong first contract Following a successful informational picket, nearly 600 NUHW members won a strong first contract that improves health benefits, expands job security, and provides annual wage increases. Read more USC Norris Cancer Hospital members settle first contractService and […]