Providence Tarzana Medical Center

December 29th, 2011

We ratified our NUHW contract at Providence Tarzana by a margin of 98%

Dear Brothers and Sisters, I want to pass on some very good news.  We ratified our NUHW contract at Providence Tarzana Medical Center by a margin of 98%. This holiday season, we will celebrate with our families knowing that, united in NUHW, we’ve won yearly 2% raises for three years beginning next month, maintained our ban on subcontracting […]

December 15th, 2011

We bargained a three-year contract at Providence Tarzana

I’m proud to report that 554 NUHW members at Providence Tarzana have bargained a three-year contract with our employer and will vote to ratify it next week. Our contract will give us annual 2% across-the-board raises beginning in January for all three years of the contract, for an overall wage increase for all full and […]

November 11th, 2011

We picketed Providence Tarzana

At NUHW, members control our union. And when members make decisions about what happens at our own bargaining tables, we say “no way” to employers who ask us for takeaways. Last Tuesday, after Providence Health Services proposed a wage freeze for hundreds of workers, weakened protections against subcontracting and increased health insurance costs to employees, […]

July 26th, 2010

Nearly 600 hospital workers at Providence Tarzana join NUHW

In a landslide election result, nearly 600 workers at Providence Tarzana Medical Center won their election to join NUHW by a vote of 282 (NUHW) to 69 (SEIU). “We’re thrilled to have won this election and put our union back under members’ control,” said Julie Sidrow-Thompson, a monitor tech at the hospital. “For a year […]