Keck Medical Center of USC

February 10th, 2020

Caregivers to picket USC hospitals Tuesday over illegal sick leave policy that puts patients at risk

Caregivers at Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center will hold an informational picket on Tuesday, Feb. 11 to protest USC’s illegal policy changes that will make it harder for more than 2,600 hospital employees to take sick leave for themselves or care for sick children, spouses or parents. WHO: Caregivers including […]

October 31st, 2019

Keck Dermatology and Internal Medicine workers join Ambulatory contract

Workers in the Internal Medicine and Dermatology Clinics at USC Keck Medical Center voted last week to join the NUHW ambulatory contract. Ninety-seven percent voted to approve the pact, which includes across-the-board raises of at least 3%, plus a $600+ ratification bonus. In May 2020, all workers will move up to their correct wage scale […]

March 29th, 2019

NUHW wins four organizing elections

In four separate elections, more than 120 healthcare workers voted to join NUHW. The elections expand our growing presence at Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California and Marin General Hospital, where our members have already won strong contracts for our members. At USC, our newest members include technicians at a sleep disorder center, […]

November 30th, 2018

USC workers win contracts, bring Sodexo colleagues in-house

Nearly 1,100 University of Southern California employees at Keck Hospital and Norris Cancer Center voted overwhelmingly to approve a new three-year contract. The agreement not only makes USC one of the region’s highest-paying hospital systems, but it guarantees that more than 80 cafeteria workers whose jobs had been outsourced to Sodexo, a French conglomerate that […]

October 30th, 2018

NUHW releases video highlighting USC’s corporate welfare

More than 1,000 NUHW members at Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center have called a three-day strike to start Nov. 14. Workers are demanding a fair contract for themselves and a fair shake for Keck dietary workers whose jobs are outsourced to a French firm that pays them barely above the […]