August 27th, 2019

News of the Month – August 2019

Senator Bernie Sanders recently rolled out an ambitious plan to strengthen organized labor in the U.S., with a goal of doubling union membership in his first term as president.   A federal investigation into misuse of millions of dollars in training center funds by Fiat Chrysler executives and United Auto Workers leaders has expanded to General […]

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August 22nd, 2019

Press Release: Humboldt County hospital workers to picket today amid growing staffing crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 22, 2019 Contact: Matthew Artz, 510-435-8035, martz@nuhw.org Picket is part of a Day of Action by workers at Providence St. Joseph hospitals throughout Northern California demanding contracts that secure safe-staffing as Providence seeks merger with Adventist Health. Hospital workers will picket outside Providence St. Joseph hospitals in Northern California to demand […]

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August 21st, 2019

Press Release: Caregivers to picket hospitals in Napa and Sonoma counties amid growing staffing crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 21, 2019 Contact: Matthew Artz, 510-435-8035, martz@nuhw.org Today’s picket is part of a Day of Action by workers at Providence St. Joseph hospitals throughout Northern California demanding contracts that secure safe-staffing as Providence seeks Adventist Health merger. Hospital workers will picket outside Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa and […]

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August 16th, 2019

Press Release: Kaiser mental health clinicians to hold vigils honoring patients who struggle to access care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 16, 2019 Contact: Matthew Artz, 510-435-8035, martz@nuhw.org Hundreds of psychologists, therapists, social workers and psychiatric nurses will gather over several days outside Kaiser hospitals beginning Saturday. Los Angeles – Mental health therapists will hold hour-long vigils outside Kaiser facilities across Southern California starting Saturday to draw attention to the struggles faced […]

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August 2nd, 2019

Press Release: Caregivers to speak out against Napa County hospital merger

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 1, 2019 Contact: Matthew Artz, 510-435-8035, martz@nuhw.org Caregivers at Queen of the Valley Medical Center will join community members in demanding further review of a proposed hospital merger that would reduce available medical care in Napa County. WHAT: Public hearing on Providence St. Joseph/Adventist Health West merger WHEN: 10 a.m. Friday, […]