Mission Neighborhood Health Center

December 18th, 2015

Labor Board certifies NUHW election victory at Seton Medical Center, Seton Coastside

On November 2, in a clear demonstration of the inefficient, anti-worker procedural policies of the National Labor Relations Board and the cynicism and corruption of the Service Employees International Union, healthcare workers at Seton Medical Center in Daly City and Seton Coastside in Moss Beach finally received certification of their union election — 19 months […]


December 18th, 2015

Around the Union, December 2015: News and views from throughout NUHW

Keck–USC caregivers overwhelmingly reject hospital’s contract proposal, authorize strike On December 11 Friday, December 11, hundreds of workers at Keck Medical Center of USC, represented by the National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW), voted overwhelmingly to reject the University’s “last, best, and final” offer in contract negotiations that have dragged on since the contract expired […]


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December 18th, 2015

NUHW endorses Bernie Sanders for president in 2016 election

Nearly 200 elected rank-and-file leaders representing 11,000 members of the National Union of Healthcare Workers voted 72% to endorse Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in the 2016 Democratic presidential primary at the union’s annual Leadership Conference, convened October 10 in Pasadena, Calif. NUHW members responded to Senator Sanders’ message of reversing economic inequalities; support for a […]


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December 18th, 2015

2015 NUHW Leadership Conference a great success

Nearly 200 NUHW leaders from throughout California met December 10 in Pasadena for the third annual NUHW Leadership Conference. Leaders presented updates on campaigns and bargaining at their facilities, and shared tips and advice based on their experiences.  Joining NUHW leaders were several guest speakers: Dr. Paul Song, Executive Chairman of Courage Campaign; Sheila Kuehl, […]


November 15th, 2015

Kaiser mental health strike averted

Clinicians reach tentative agreement with Kaiser on patient care standards, other issues OAKLAND — Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians represented by the National Union of Healthcare Workers have called off the strike scheduled to begin Monday, November 16. With former California State Senate President pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg acting as mediator, clinicians have reached a […]