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Sutter Hospice San Mateo workers defeat anti-union effort, join NUHW Several dozen workers who provide home hospice care for Sutter Health in San Mateo have voted overwhelmingly to join NUHW....
Statement by the National Union of Healthcare Workers on draft Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe V. Wade On May 2, a draft document was leaked to the public indicating that the U.S. Supreme Court may soon reverse...
NUHW’s helping drive California toward Medicare for All A commission created by Governor Gavin Newsom to study how California can transition to a single-payer Medicare for All healthcare...
News of the Month — April 2022 Some of these stories may require a subscription.  Becker’s Hospital Review quoted NUHW Northern California Providence Organizing Coordinator Tyler Kissinger...
Meet Valerie Thorp, a caregiver who goes the distance Valerie Thorp, an NUHW steward at Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of Santa Cruz, credits her athletic endeavors as a...
More Wellpath employees join NUHW Fifty-four caregivers at the Lerdo Pretrial Facility AES (Admission, Evaluation and Stabilization) Center in Bakersfield voted overwhelmingly in April to...
NUHW members successfully lobby lawmakers to hold Wellpath accountable Wellpath, a private equity-owned firm that provides healthcare services to correctional facilities across the country, makes more money when it...
NUHW and allies back new bill to increase fines on health plans that violate state law Over the last two years, NUHW has passed two landmark behavioral health bills, SB 855 and SB 221, which guarantee...
Fountain Valley NUHW members recognized as Women of the Year Registered nurses Claudine Miranda and Mida Apodaca get their satisfaction from serving patients, but they felt a little extra appreciated...
Sutter Care at Home caregivers are organizing for change with NUHW More than two years since COVID-19 started spreading around the globe, NUHW is seeing explosive membership growth as healthcare workers,...
NUHW Legislative Victories Improve Patient Care NUHW isn’t only focused on winning better wages and working conditions. We’re committed to improving patient care. And, when healthcare...
Election victory: Workers at Sutter Care at Home San Francisco join with NUHW Forty-nine workers from Sutter Care at Home San Francisco voted March 31 to join NUHW. The caregivers include schedulers, home...