February 5th, 2015

Video: NUHW’s historic Kaiser strike, January 2015

Our Kaiser strike was a great success! We held sixty-five picket lines in thirty-five cities throughout California between January 12 and January 16, 2015, bringing much-needed attention to Kaiser’s profit-first mentality and to the systemic understaffing of Kaiser’s psychiatry department, which has led to hardships and even tragedies for Kaiser patients and their families. We […]

December 8th, 2014

Our 2014 Leadership Conference was a success!

NUHW members gathered at the Hilton Garden Inn in Emeryville on October 11 for our second annual Leadership Conference. It was a chance to look back at the union’s accomplishments over the past year and to look ahead to new challenges in the coming year. Videos and slideshow below. With two hundred NUHW members in […]

December 2nd, 2014

Bay Area community groups support CPMC workers

Bay Area community groups demonstrated their support for California Pacific Medical Center workers November 19 by attending a bargaining session between the workers and their employer, Sutter Health. See the video below. Sutter is proposing huge cost increases for CPMC workers’ medical coverage that would make it difficult for many workers to continue to live […]