Nurses hold signs for safe staffing

Queen of the Valley Medical Center Nurses to Hold Informational Picket and Strike Vote for Patient Safety and a Fair Contract

Registered nurses at Queen of the Valley Medical Center (QVMC) in Napa, Calif. will hold an informational picket on Feb.

California Nurses Association/National Nurses United
February 20, 2020
Carlos Busolan and Zenei Cortez, president of CNA/NNOC/NNU

Nurses to Premiere Film in Sacramento to Celebrate Launch of UC Davis Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies

The California Nurses Association/National Nurses United (CNA/NNU) is co-hosting a celebration on Feb.

California Nurses Association/National Nurses
February 20, 2020
Nurses holding Vote Nurses' Values signs

Union nurses canvass for Bernie Sanders in Las Vegas

National Nurses United (NNU) union members from Nevada and California will converge in Las Vegas this Friday, February 21 for a continuing education course on Medicare for All, followed by canvassi

National Nurses United
February 19, 2020
Nurses at press conference.

Chicago City Council to Pass Resolution Urging Urging Gov. Pritzker and Legislature to Pass Safe Patient Limits Act (H.B. 2604)

Registered nurses with National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United (NNOC/NNU) applaud the Chicago City Council, which is expected to pass a resolution on Feb. 19, urging Gov. Pritzker and the Illinois lawmakers to pass the Safe Patient Limits Act (H.B. 2604). This bill mandates minimum nurse-to-patient ratios for every hospital unit at all times.

National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United
February 18, 2020
Woman holds sign "Stop suing patients and families"

Bills introduced to protect patients by reforming Maryland’s epidemic of medical debt lawsuits

Annapolis, Md. – In early February, Maryland state legislators, working with registered nurses, community activists, and consumer advocates, introduced bills in both the Senate and House of Delegates to reform current practices of hospitals suing low-income patients for medical bills that they likely qualify for financial help to pay.

National Nurses United
February 18, 2020