San Rafael Healthcare
and Wellness Center

1601 Fifth Avenue, San Rafael CA 94901

San Rafael Healthcare and Wellness Center is a Brius Healthcare-owned skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility in Marin County, California. San Rafael workers voted to join NUHW in 2013.


Alex Early
(617) 816-4260

San Rafael Healthcare and Wellness Center LATEST NEWS

Kaiser mental health strike averted

POSTED ON November 15th, 2015

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 […]

NUHW endorses Bernie Sanders for president of the United States

POSTED ON October 13th, 2015

Thank you to the nearly two hundred elected rank-and-file leaders of NUHW for a successful 2015 Leadership Conference! (See the slideshow below.) Our theme this year was Raising Our Voices — taking our message and our issues to the people through the political process, through the media, and through union actions in our facilities and on […]

Help save the NUHW-CNA affiliation

POSTED ON October 7th, 2015

Top officials at the California Nurses Association are trying to dissolve the affiliation agreement that NUHW members overwhelmingly voted for in January 2013. Ninety-six percent of us voted to affiliate with CNA in an agreement that would maintain independence for each union but allow us to provide mutual support to one another to advance our […]

Los Angeles Times story: “His 83-year-old wife jumped to her death from a Kaiser clinic — why?”

POSTED ON October 7th, 2015

The Los Angeles Times published a story in September about the tragic suicide of Barbara Ragan, the Santa Rosa woman who committed suicide by jumping, Kaiser card in hand, from a Kaiser parking garage after being told she’d have to wait eight weeks for a therapy appointment for severe depression. The LA Times story has […]

Two upcoming union elections in Northern California

POSTED ON October 7th, 2015

Novato Healthcare Center election next week Workers at Brius-owned Novato Healthcare Center, a Marin County nursing home, will have an opportunity to join NUHW next week. Novato workers began organizing for an election following a one-day strike by NUHW members at another Brius facility nearby, San Rafael Healthcare and Wellness Center. Brius has a very […]