Salinas Valley
Memorial Hospital

450 E Romie Lane, Salinas, CA 93901

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital is an acute care facility operated by a public district hospital in Monterey County, California. Salinas caregivers voted to join NUHW in 2010.

Organizer:

Grant Hill
(831) 521-8493
ghill@nuhw.org

Click here to download the 2016-2020 contract

 

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital LATEST NEWS

Video: Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital — Where Is All the Money Going?

POSTED ON July 1st, 2016

Every year Salinas Valley homeowners pay $3.5 million in property taxes to support Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital. And every year, the hospital brings in more and more profit. Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital’s 2015 profit margin was nearly triple the average for California hospitals. Where is the money going? See the video below. Salinas Valley Memorial executives make […]


Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital caregivers on strike

POSTED ON May 25th, 2016

Nearly seven hundred Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital caregivers held a one-day strike Tuesday, May 17, to protest understaffing, subcontracting of community jobs, denial of cost-of-living increases, rising cost of healthcare coverage, and mandatory overtime. The SVMH caregivers were supported on the picket line by the hospital’s CNA-represented RNs, the Teamsters, the Monterey Bay Central Labor […]


A Failure of Leadership at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

POSTED ON May 23rd, 2016

By Esther Fierros-Nuñez Published May 17,  2016 in the Salinas Californian In his May 14 op-ed in the Californian, Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital (SVMH) CEO Pete Delgado put an utterly disingenuous spin on the hospital’s stalled negotiations with 700 caregivers represented by the National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW). Delgado characterized the hospital board’s decision […]


NUHW Pulse, May 2016

POSTED ON May 2nd, 2016

Welcome to the May 2016 edition of NUHW Pulse, our union’s e-newsletter. Humboldt County caregivers win huge victory NUHW members at St. Joseph Health’s Humboldt County hospitals won wage increases of nearly thirty percent over three years. Read more Video: What Has Become of St. Joseph’s Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital? Once the hospital of choice […]


Caregivers protest Salinas Valley Memorial’s demand for cuts despite huge profits

POSTED ON April 18th, 2016

More than 150 NUHW members at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital (SVMH), along with CNA RNs and their families, held a vigil on February 25 to demand a fair contract after NUHW members voted by 97 percent to reject the hospital’s latest proposal and authorize the bargaining committee to call a strike if and when necessary. […]