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 […]
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 […]
NUHW’s 3,000 Kaiser mental health clinicians are commemorating Mental Health Awareness Month with a social media campaign consisting of a video (above) and a series of memes for Facebook and Twitter.
The National Union of Healthcare Workers and Kaiser Permanente are forging a new relationship, working together to achieve our common goals of making Kaiser both the employer and provider of choice. The process started about eight months ago when top Kaiser executives in Northern California made a commitment to work collaboratively with NUHW. NUHW’s […]
Dozens of National Union of Healthcare Workers members joined thousands of marchers April 15 to demand that Donald Trump release his tax returns. Without his returns, Americans are in the dark about Trump’s conflicts of interest, his foreign entanglements, and how the major changes to the tax code that he is seeking would further enrich […]